Search Headlines & Links: Jan. 16, 2007

Below is a selection of stories posted to the Search Engine Watch Blog, along with today's headlines from around the Web:

From The SEW Blog...

  • Compete and comScore each reported December search market share numbers
    Both research firms reported Google continuing growth, but differed in the direction AOL and Yahoo took this month.
  • Without Neutrality, What Happens to Search?
    Search depends on net neutrality. As a searcher, you already know how it feels to be blocked from results. Who hasn't performed a search where you clicked to some blocked or paid access page? Now imagine that on a larger scale, and search becomes an exercise in ultimate frustration.
  • What's Worth More, the Review or the Links?
    SponsoredReviews has joined the much-maligned pay-to-blog network scene.
  • Improve Your WordPress Search Results
    Getting a WordPress blog up and running is easy. However, getting the best search results from your WordPress blog has typically required more than a little creativity.

Headlines & News From Elsewhere

About the author

Kevin Newcomb joined ClickZ in August 2004, covering search marketing and other online marketing topics. He has been reporting on web-based businesses since 2000.

Before the bubble burst, Kevin was a marketing manager for an online computer reseller, handling copywriting, e-mail marketing, search marketing and running the affiliate program.

With a combination of real-world marketing experience and years of business journalism, Kevin brings to ClickZ a unique ability to deliver news and training materials that help online marketers do their jobs better.