illuminea’s May 2012 webinar: Google+ Hangouts as a business tool and other useful info

Miriam Schwab gives a monthly lecture series ”Web trends roundup in 1 hour” with an overview of the most important web trends for marketing professionals.

The next free webinar will be on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 10am. Signup and details here.

Topics covered in May’s webinar

Here is an overview of the social media and SEO news that Miriam discussed. Click here to watch the recorded video.

Google+ Hangouts - a business tool?


  • Google+ Hangouts: features, test drive, business applications
  • Consumer surveys: pay per response
  • Knowledge Graph
  • Penguin updates
  • Google Analytics – backlinks


  • Updated ad creator
  • Google ads vs. Facebook ads
  • Close friends
  • Facebook marketing classroom
  • Social Readers on the fritz – yay!
  • New group file sharing feature
  • App store
Comprehensive SEO for WordPress guide from SEOMoz  Microsoft’s attempt at being part of the social networking scene.
Twitter:  New Twitter email design, same measly content
YouTube: How to increase your video upload limit by verifying your account
Pinterest: Flickr integration and Pin via Email.  Pinterest is a success in e-Commerce
WordPress: Comprehensive guide to SEO for WordPress; New plugins for managing unlimited WordPress sites.
and much, much more!

watch the May 2012 video

May 2012 slideshow

Join us on June 25

We invite you to join us in-person at illuminea Headquarters in Jerusalem or online via live streaming for our next webinar on  Monday, June 25, 2012 at 10am. Signup and details here.