Google has a Premium Publisher Adsense service exclusively for websites who receive more than 5 million search queries, or 20 million content page views per month.
Now that may well be out of reach for most of us but you can see the Adsense Premium Publisher in action on sites likes LinkedIn, CNN, About.com, AOL or MySpace.
Google pampers their Premium Adsense customers with perks and advantages that are strictly forbidden for regular Adsense publishers. Here’s a quick rundown of Adsense premium features using the Adsense implementation of About.com, a New York Times website:
Creating direct links to AdSense for search results – Adsense policies do not allow publishers to pre-populate Adsense for search box with keywords or create direct links to Adsense for search pages.
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Google’s introduction of their new Font API and Font Directory is a godsend to developers and designers everywhere.Want to use something a little nicer than Arial, but without the overhead of Cufon, Sifr, or worse? To enjoy the visual richness of diverse fonts, webmasters have resorted to workarounds such as baking text into images.
- Natural font rendering with all of it’s advantages – selectable, zoomable, indexable, and accessible text.
- Compatible with IE6 and up – no differences between browsers
- No copyright issues – you can use is for printing, you can modify and use it as you wish
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The Data Liberation Front is a team within Google dedicated to making sure users can get their information in and out of Google products. As part of that effort, we are happy to announce a new open source product called Google Tasks Porter. Google Tasks Porter is an application that allows you to import and export your Google Tasks.
Google Tasks Porter is designed with other applications that contain task lists in mind. It supports import and export via the iCalendar format which is used by a variety of applications, including iCalendar itself. It also supports import and export to Microsoft Outlook via a CSV format. Additionally, Google Tasks Porter supports export from Remember the Milk using its iCalendar export, and import to Remember the Milk via email. You can also download a list of all your tasks in an HTML format which is designed to be portable and parseable.
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Google Tasks helps many of us to remember all those things that keep us busy. Using the Google Tasks API, developers can, for the very first time, create rich applications which integrate directly with Google Tasks.
Google Tasks is built on two basic concepts:
- Task List
- A list containing tasks. Users can have more than one task list to manage their tasks the way they want.
- A single task containing information such as the title of the task, notes, the due date, and the completed date
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