In uncertain times, jump start your SEO – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Eli Schwartz is a growth advisor and consultant who works with some of the web’s most prestigious companies to build scalable and sustainable SEO strategies. More posts by this contributor How startups can use Amazon’s SEO best practices to dominate new shopping verticals As a result of the current economic volatility many startups and…

Here’s how your Uber ride will change, starting May 18 – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Uber is rolling out a series of changes to its ride-hailing and on-demand food delivery apps, beginning Monday, as cities and states lift stay-at-home orders prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The changes, which includes an online checklist for all users, limits on the number of passengers in vehicles and a face mask verification feature…

Replacing plastic with plant pulp for sustainable packaging attracts a billionaire backer – TechCrunch

[ad_1] In a small suburb of Melbourne, two entrepreneurs are developing a technology that could mean big changes for the packaging industry. Stuart Gordon and Mark Appleford are the co-founders of Varden, a company that has developed a process to take the waste material from sugarcane and convert it into a paper-like packaging product with…