Features and Updates Archives

How Raven helps small businesses

When Google's Small Business Marketing Team asked the small business community what was on their wish list for the new year, the responses gave us all something to think about. Through the responses, managers and business owners can learn about the top-of-mind strategies of their colleagues and competitors. And Internet marketers can use Raven Internet Marketing Tools to address the explicitly requested needs of small business. Read More

Persona Manager in Firefox Toolbar lives again!

One of the first tools we created for Raven was the Persona Manager. At the time, we were an internet marketing agency, and we were looking for an efficient way to manage our clients’ numerous social media accounts. The Persona Manager allows you to add … Read More

Goodbye PageRank, hello mozRank

It’s no secret that Google isn’t crazy about marketers using their PageRank (PR) score. They probably even regret letting it loose to begin with, but let it loose they did — via their toolbar. Since that time, enterprising marketers have done whatever they could to … Read More

Feature Friday: An End to the Google Analytics Token Madness!

Integrating third party APIs can present some interesting problems. This is especially true when you couple it with some of our power users. The Google Analytics (GA) API uses tokens for authorization, and they limit accounts to 20 tokens. Every time you authorize GA to … Read More

Feature Friday: Updates to Link Manager, Twitter, SERP Tracker and AdWords

The big news this week was the launch of our new Twitter tool! The tool automatically monitors Twitter accounts, schedules tweets, provides interactive views for the timeline, mentions and your profile views, and also outputs professional campaign reports for clients and managers. We have several … Read More

Feature Friday: Updated Ranking Reporting

We know how important campaign reporting is to you, which is why we spend a great deal of time making sure our reporting engine provides as many options as possible. We’re also very aware that some report options can be quite daunting at first. To … Read More

Raven Launches New Dashboard & Companion iOS App for iPhone and iPad

We’re very excited to announce our summer surprise. Today we’re introducing a new Dashboard for Raven, and a companion Raven iOS app for iPhone and iPad! The Raven Dashboard and iOS app for iPhone and iPad, provides a customizable dashboard for all of the website … Read More

Scheduled Maintenance

We will be upgrading parts of our system this weekend, and that will require us to take Raven offline for a short period of time. The downtime is schedule for this Saturday at 2PM CST (-5:00 GMT). Based on our projections, the main system should … Read More

Feature Friday: Report Item Sorting for PDF Reports

A lot of the features we’ve been rolling out the last few weeks have focused on our reporting engine. For example, we’ve added: Google Analytics Landing (Content) Page Views and Reports Google Analytics Traffic Integrated into Keyword Ranking Trends Aggregate Reporting of Multiple Sites for … Read More

Raven is iPad Ready

Raven is built with open Web standards. That means we use modern HTML and CSS techniques, JavaScript, and Canvas, instead of proprietary technologies like Flash. This is a perfect fit for Safari on the iPad, because WebKit on the iPhone OS (the browser rendering engine) … Read More