Google found that not all ad impressions are viewed. During research conducted on the view-ability of ads there were a number of important characteristics discovered regarding ad impressions. They released the information in a Continue reading
Directory: Yahoo was started nearly 20 years ago as a directory of websites that helped users explore the Internet. While we are still committed to connecting users with the information they’re passionate about, our business has evolved and at the end of 2014 (December 31), we will retire the Yahoo Directory. Advertisers will be upgraded to a new service; more details to be communicated directly. (full article)
In past months it has become increasingly apparent that first page of Google provides less room for the traditional organic search results that we have all worked so hard for over the years. While top organic ranking is still extremely important, it is no longer Continue reading
Is Social Networking Important? You bet. Does it work all by itself? No.
Today there was an extreme example of the impact Social Networking can have. You probably heard the AP Twitter account with 2 million followers was hacked and a single, bogus tweet Continue reading
In it’s unending efforts to improve search Google is constantly adjusting it’s algorithm. February 2011 was no different as they launched the Panda algorithm update.
This update was aimed at helping people find more high-quality sites in their searches. Of course, with every algorithmic change, ranks for some sites will be affected. By Google’s estimation the initial launch Continue reading
If you follow the status of which search engine is getting the lion’s share of search you might be interested in the latest comScore report.
Google Sites led the U.S. explicit core search market in February with Continue reading
Due to some new behaviors being observed recently it seems that the top 7 results comprise page one on Google. For some phrases the top result will have extra relevant links displayed under it. This display space pushes results 8, 9, and 10 to page two.