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Latest Search Market Stats by jbenomore
September 1, 2009, 9:46 am
Filed under: Search Marketing & Affiliates


This is an interesting table that shows the latest figures of the the Search Market over the past year.  One can see the progression of the number of searches made on the major websites over the past 12 months.

Overall the number of searches on the web increased by 41% compared to July last year.  SEM is still a hot activity in the digital marketing world.


Ads ‘position would not influence the conversion rate? by jbenomore
August 20, 2009, 7:49 am
Filed under: PPC


According to Chief Economist at Google, Hal Varian, himself, ads’ position would not influence that much your conversion rate.  Concretely, where 11 ads are shown on a page result, the conversion rate varies by less than 5% across positions.

This is an astonishing news, especially because it is coming from Google itself… However it would be interesting to run some test ourselves…

Page Rank update by tothetop10
June 25, 2009, 4:13 pm
Filed under: Search Marketing & Affiliates

For all of you who remember what page rank is, there has been a new update with results being:

nl 5
be 5
com 5
grads 4
de 3
city 3
uk 5
sap 4

Two good improvements there, for de and sap!

SEO 2020 by tothetop10
June 25, 2009, 8:56 am
Filed under: Search Marketing & Affiliates

Will there still be SEO in 2020?


Of course….

How is Bing performing? by jbenomore
June 10, 2009, 3:13 pm
Filed under: Search Marketing & Affiliates


You might wonder how the new Microsoft search engine is performing, 2 weeks after its launch.

This is the answer:

Google trademark policy by jbenomore
May 26, 2009, 9:18 am
Filed under: 1, PPC | Tags: ,


As you may know, Google trademark policy is very complicated. It can vary depending on the country, for instance.

This is the latest update, available on ‘web marketing secrets’ :,bd59bmhJ

Can this Search Engine beat Google’s domination? by tothetop10
May 13, 2009, 8:57 am
Filed under: Search Marketing & Affiliates

Hi All,

Please have a look at this article. It looks like Google might get some competition…

Have fun!

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