Will slashtags become the best friend forever of niche search engines looking to aggregate results across the Internet? For most queries, Blekko requires the searcher to insert a slashtag prior to the keyword when searching for content. The engine partnered with recipe search engine Foodily to curate search results. But if early adopters primarily use the site, Blekko engineers have some work to do before Clark Stephens' vision of reaching the "stay home mom in Mississippi" can come to fruition. ...
With the launch of Google+ earlier this week, the advertising industry (with a little coaxing) has begun to suggest how the combination of search ... Read the whole story
As search engine optimization marketers earn a seat at the table, three of the top ad agencies have signed separate agreements with BrightEdge to ... Read the whole story
IBM and T-Mobile tied for first place overall in a study that analyzes search engine optimization practices, but brands still have much to learn ... Read the whole story
I'm struggling with the onslaught of time. Maybe it's the fact that I'm turning 50 in a few weeks. Maybe it's that I attended ... Read the whole story
Two weeks ago, in a column about attribution models, Gord Hotchkiss cited John Yi's bowling and pinball analogies for marketing. That got me thinkingL ... Read the whole story
Market research company GfK said it is simplifying its structure and dividing its businesses into two sectors starting next year: Consumer Choices and Consumer ... Read the whole story
From mobile to social and beyond, Google released a dizzying array of tools, products and services in the first three days of this week. ... Read the whole story