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Shopping Search Week 2005

This week, SearchDay features our annual roundup of new developments in the shopping and comparison search arena. This week, SearchDay features our annual roundup of new developments in the shopping and comparison search arena. 0 Comments

Shopping Search and Merchant Reputations

Consumers often look to merchant reputations on shopping search engines when deciding to make a purchase. But who determines these reputations? And can you trust them? Consumers often look to merchant reputations on shopping search engines when deciding to make a purchase. But who determines these reputations? And can you trust them? 0 Comments

Shopping Search Around the World

Although U.S. based shopping search and product comparison services receive the lion's share of traffic, other services are emerging throughout the world that serve specific regionsand countries with more localized information. Although U.S. based shopping search and product comparison services receive the lion's share of traffic, other services are emerging throughout the world that serve specific regionsand countries with more localized information. 0 Comments

Shopping Search Services for Advertisers and Merchants

The major shopping search engines typically crawl your site for free, but most offer merchant and advertiser programs that give you more control or better visibility in product listing pages. Here's a look at what's available. The major shopping search engines typically crawl your site for free, but most offer merchant and advertiser programs that give you more control or better visibility in product listing pages. Here's a look at what's available. 0 Comments

Search Marketing Beyond Google and Overture

When most people talk about pay per click (PPC) search engine advertising, Google and Overture (Yahoo!) take center stage. But in reality, there are hundreds of smaller 'Tier Two' search engines that offer compelling PPC opportunities. When most people talk about pay per click (PPC) search engine advertising, Google and Overture (Yahoo!) take center stage. But in reality, there are hundreds of smaller 'Tier Two' search engines that offer compelling PPC opportunities. 0 Comments

Search Engine Forums Spotlight

Links to this week's topics from search engine forums across the web: Click-Fraud Said to be 50% of Clicks - PPC [Pay Per Click” And Affiliate Marketing, Will It Last? - Press Releases for Link Development - New Adwords Traffic Estimator - AdWords: Is Broadmatch Really Bad? - Marketing Tactics with Shopping Search Engines - How To Optimize PDFs Links to this week's topics from search engine forums across the web: Click-Fraud Said to be 50% of Clicks - PPC [Pay Per Click” And Affiliate Marketing, Will It Last? - Press Releases for Link Development - New Adwords Traffic Estimator - AdWords: Is Broadmatch Really Bad? - Marketing Tactics with Shopping Search Engines - How To Optimize PDFs 0 Comments

Trusted Feed Listings Ranking Well At AltaVista

Just over a year ago, I wrote how AltaVista's paid inclusion program seemed to be giving a boost to some content submitted through its trusted feed program. Now it appears what was then explained as an index blending problem has returned. Just over a year ago, I wrote how AltaVista's paid inclusion program seemed to be giving a boost to some content submitted through its trusted feed program. Now it appears what was then explained as an index blending problem has returned. 0 Comments

A Basket of Shopping Search Services

A roundup of other shopping search services worthy of your attention, with links to notable shopping search articles from the past year. A roundup of other shopping search services worthy of your attention, with links to notable shopping search articles from the past year. 0 Comments

Search Gains Importance at Online Retailers

Searching is rapidly overtaking browsing as a primary way people find and buy products online, and the major online retailers have all stepped up their efforts at improving their customers' search experience. Searching is rapidly overtaking browsing as a primary way people find and buy products online, and the major online retailers have all stepped up their efforts at improving their customers' search experience. 0 Comments

What's New in Shopping Search

It's been a busy year for the shopping search and product comparison services. Here's a look at what's new at the major players in the online shopping space. It's been a busy year for the shopping search and product comparison services. Here's a look at what's new at the major players in the online shopping space. 0 Comments

Shopping Search Round-Up

Tis the season…but there just wasn't time to do a proper review of shopping search sites in time for the holidays. Instead, I offer up some important related announcements that you may find interesting. Tis the season…but there just wasn't time to do a proper review of shopping search sites in time for the holidays. Instead, I offer up some important related announcements that you may find interesting. 0 Comments

Shopping Search Round-Up

'Tis the season…but there just wasn't time to do a proper review of shopping search sites in time for the holidays. Instead, I offer up some important related announcements that you may find interesting. Both Yahoo and Excite rolled out one stop shopping services, just in time for the season. The services aim to make shopping easier by letting users register once, then purchase from multiple merchants without having to reenter payment details. Keep an eye on these services 'Tis the season…but there just wasn't time to do a proper review of shopping search sites in time for the holidays. Instead, I offer up some important related announcements that you may find interesting. Both Yahoo and Excite rolled out one stop shopping services, just in time for the season. The services aim to make shopping easier by letting users register once, then purchase from multiple merchants without having to reenter payment details. Keep an eye on these services 0 Comments