Tag Archives: google

On Monetising Youtube Video

I recently had the issue of including or not the publicity in one of my video.

The Short Answer is: “everything as a Creative Common licence”

The long answer is available at the following link:

The major risk is to get banned by youtube. More serious risk include low issues.

On Modify the google merchant feed produced by wp-ecommerce

Check if the file “wp-e-commerce/wpsc-includes/productfeed.php” contain the following piece of code:

if ( is_array ( $product_meta ) ) {
foreach ( $product_meta as $meta_key => $meta_value ) {
if ( stripos($meta_key,’g:’) === 0 )
$google_elements[$meta_key] = $meta_value;
}
}Check if the che

if ( is_array ( $product_meta ) ) {

foreach ( $product_meta as $meta_key => $meta_value ) {

if ( stripos($meta_key,’g:’) === 0 )

$google_elements[$meta_key] = $meta_value;

}

}

if the answer is “yes” you can add attributes that start with “g:” in your custom meta and they will be inserted into the feed

List Your Business in Google Local

The service is “google places“, you need to:

  • 1) Sign in
  • 2) Give the information of your local business (address phone number etc)
  • 3) (optional) add a picture and/or a youtube video
  • 4) Validate your business with a phone call, a SMS or using a post-card

link to Google places: http://www.google.com/local/add/businessCenter