AT&T Ups Hispanic Ante With Seccion Amarilla

AT&T Advertising Solutions has announced a partnership with Hispanic publisher Seccion Amarilla to sell Hispanic advertising into select Seccion Amarilla directories. "AT&T is always focused on enhancing our directories to best serve our business and residential customers in the diverse…

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Guidespot Provides Local Guide for ILM

Local Matters' city guide platform Guidespot (profiled here) has built a local guide for next week's Interactive Local Media conference. It includes lots of things to do, see and eat in Santa Clara (when you're not completely engaged at the…

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YouTube Launches New Overlay Ads

YouTube has just announced from the NewTeeVee Live show here in San Francisco that it will offer advertisers a new platform to place ads within video windows. These will take up 20 percent of the overall video window and will…

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BIA Roundtable: Revitalizing Radio

BIA Advisory Services held a webinar to discuss the state of local radio, and the steps the industry needs to take to revitalize itself. BIA President and CEO Tom Buono set the stage with some daunting figures that show radio's depressed…

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Urban Mapping Releases Public Transit API

Urban Mapping has released its latest API that taps into its database of 60 public transit systems in the U.S. and U.K. This will be available for developers of online and mobile mapping and local search applications. Transit information could…

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NPR to Take a Stab at Hyperlocal

National Public Radio is going to try anew to rev up hyperlocal on the Web sites of its affiliates, according to a paidContent.org interview with incoming CEO Vivian Schiller, who was recruited from a leadership position at NYTimes.com. Schiller is…

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Watch: New Yellowbook TV Ad

Yellowbook has released the latest television spot in its new series of ads featuring "futuristic" local search scenarios. These have started rolling out since the company's new logo and general re-branding effort. The latest ad has an additional online twist:…

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TKG Data and Analysis: A Weekly Recap

Here are the highlights from the TKG blog last week, in case you missed any posts. Click below to read each post in full. Craigslist Adds New Fees in Abuse Crackdown Craigslist has added “erotic services” as its third paid…

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Firefox Reaches 20% Market Share

Related to the integration of location awareness into Firefox that we've blogged about, the browser has just reached 20 percent market share. This is pretty impressive for a browser that doesn't come bundled with the majority of PCs and laptops…

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