GenieKnows ‘News’

October 11th, 2011

Yellowee Launches iPhone App Enabling Easy Local Searching

Now anyone can carry Yellowee’s exhaustive 15 million local business database (and fetching new, all-knowing crystal ball) anywhere.

Halifax, Nova Scotia October 11th 2011 — GenieKnows Inc. is excited to unveil its new Yellowee app for the iPhone. Utilizing the iPhones’ GPS technology, the new app makes mobile local search effortless. Already a top online destination for local information,‘s app means users can now find whatever they need, wherever they are, right when they need it.

Yellowee iPhone App

By entering a keyword, business name or category and spinning the soon-to-be-famous Yellowee Crystal Ball, users find their fortune from among 15 million businesses across Canada and the US. gives users exact addresses and displays a map, directing people right to the door of whatever they’re looking for.

Long famed for their ability to help users access local services and businesses, the app fills an obvious void. Now people won’t be out of luck if they forget to search before they leave home. The Yellowee iPhone app is perfect for people on the go.

The Yellowee Crystal Ball iPhone local search app is now available at the Apple app store as a free download.

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About is a premier local search engine, utilizing a proprietary information gathering method. Searchers get more accurate, complete and relevant results displayed in a simplified, attractive page with minimal distractions. Sign up and write reviews to help others enjoy great places in the neighborhood. Businesses can sign up for display accounts to enhance their placement.

About GenieKnows Inc.
GenieKnows is the parent company of and other great online advertising solutions. Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, they have a proven ability to attract the kind of high quality Internet traffic advertisers need to thrive in the digital economy. The GenieKnows publishing network includes an array of websites such as,,,;,, and

Contact GenieKnows Inc.
Mark Harper, VP Marketing & Content
+1-902-431-4847 ext.111

August 15th, 2011

Yellowee Adds Local Search Extension for Chrome, Firefox & IE

GenieKnows Inc.’s local business directory website,, has recently added a new local search box add-on extension feature for Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.

This feature allows the user to add the local business directory search box into their search engines of choice.

April 13th, 2011

AdTech San Francisco: News From The Exhibit Hall

The sales and marketing teams returned to one of our favourite venues this week; AdTech San Francisco. The Moscone Center is a bustling and busy spot – stop by booth number 1427 and chat with the GenieKnows crew!

This is one of the Internet’s leading industry conferences which attracts thousands of attendees including many top Internet companies such as Google, Yahoo!, Microsoft, and LinkedIn as well as leading advertisers.

A big shift we are seeing at the 2011 AdTech event is the emergence of the social media sector as the next ‘big thing’. We had previously seen paid search leading the way at this event in previous years, but it now seems that the groundswell of service companies pushing their social media products are leading the way. The social media service sector was, of course, buoyed by the recent sale of Canada’s Radian6 to for a whooping $326M

In other news from this years AdTech, the Bing and Yahoo teams are upbeat on the integration of their respective search Ad platforms; Microsoft Ad Center and Yahoo Search Marketing, with Bing happily proclaiming that they’ve hit 30% of search market share in the US

The GenieKnows sales and marketing team continue to promote their pay-per-click search marketing solution products for advertisers and publishers. GenieKnows also recently re-launched its content network of websites (such as and are continuing to service users with thought provoking and newsworthy content across a wide range of verticals.
Mark Harper is VP Marketing & Content at GenieKnows Inc., a private online marketing company based in Halifax Nova Scotia, Canada offering Pay-Per-ClickDisplay and Local Searchmarketing services.

October 11th, 2010

ADTECH NYC 2010 – We’re Back!

The GenieKnows sales and marketing teams are heading back to the Javits Center in New York for the AdTech conference and trade show. This will be our 5th straight AdTech New York conference – and we’ll be at our usual spot at the cyber lounge.

If you happen to be at AdTech NYC, take some time and stop by to chat with us, and learn about our new Publisher products and chat with our advertising team about our Pay-Per-Click platform.

The GenieKnows brand is now into its tenth year in the online marketing sector – stop by and find out why we’re still around and how we can provide you with PPC and display campaigns that work.

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