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Search Marketing & the Spanish Speaking Internet

Looking for the hottest market potential in search? Look to the culture of salsa dancing, volcanic chili peppers and red hot Latin music. That's right, Spanish speaking Internet users. Search en Espanol. Looking for the hottest market potential in search? Look to the culture of salsa dancing, volcanic chili peppers and red hot Latin music. That's right, Spanish speaking Internet users. Search en Espanol. 0 Comments

HotBot's New Desktop Search Toolbar

HotBot's new Desktop Search utility not only searches the web, it indexes files and email on your computer, making them searchable as well. HotBot's new Desktop Search utility not only searches the web, it indexes files and email on your computer, making them searchable as well. 0 Comments

Paid Placement Alternatives to Overture and Google

In an online advertising world dominated by 900-pound gorillas Overture and Google AdWords, what do second-tier pay-for-placement engines such as Ah-Ha, FindWhat and Search123 bring to the party? In an online advertising world dominated by 900-pound gorillas Overture and Google AdWords, what do second-tier pay-for-placement engines such as Ah-Ha, FindWhat and Search123 bring to the party? 0 Comments

HotBot is Hot Once Again

HotBot has been redesigned for the power searcher, delivering, speed, control, and a unified interface to four of the web's best search engines. HotBot has been redesigned for the power searcher, delivering, speed, control, and a unified interface to four of the web's best search engines. 0 Comments

Terra Lycos To Launch Paid Placement Network

Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its "InSite AdBuyer" program to advertisers in the comingweeks.Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its InSite AdBuyer program to advertisers in the coming weeks. Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its "InSite AdBuyer" program to advertisers in the comingweeks.Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its InSite AdBuyer program to advertisers in the coming weeks. 0 Comments

Terra Lycos To Launch Paid Placement Network

Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its InSite AdBuyer program to advertisers in the coming weeks. Terra Lycos is set to enter the paid placement game alongside players such as Overture and Google, when the company opens its InSite AdBuyer program to advertisers in the coming weeks. 0 Comments

Google Tops In Search Hours Ratings

What's the most popular search engine? There's a new metric available for determining this, the total number of search hours users spend at a site, a figure that sees Google leading by far over other search engines. What's the most popular search engine? There's a new metric available for determining this, the total number of search hours users spend at a site, a figure that sees Google leading by far over other search engines. 0 Comments

Google Tops In Search Hours Ratings

What's the most popular search engine? There's a new metric available for determining this, the total number of search hours users spend at a site, a figure that sees Google leading by far over other search engines. What's the most popular search engine? There's a new metric available for determining this, the total number of search hours users spend at a site, a figure that sees Google leading by far over other search engines. 0 Comments

Goodbye HotBot Add URL, Hello FAST?

Last week, HotBot's free Add URL page disappeared from the web site, making it seem likely that it will be results from FAST that will be appearing on the service in the near future. Last week, HotBot's free Add URL page disappeared from the web site, making it seem likely that it will be results from FAST that will be appearing on the service in the near future. 0 Comments

Lycos To Charge For Search? Well, Not Really...

Last month, the head of Terra Lycos in the United States told Reuters that the company was looking to diversify its revenue stream by charging for subscription services, including search. Last month, the head of Terra Lycos in the United States told Reuters that the company was looking to diversify its revenue stream by charging for subscription services, including search. 0 Comments

Lycos Redeems Itself With Relaunch

It's been some time since I would have suggested that anyone turn to Lycos to search for anything, but today's relaunch of Lycos is a surprising reversal of the service's decline. If you gave up on Lycos in the past, it is well worth revisiting the improved service. It's been some time since I would have suggested that anyone turn to Lycos to search for anything, but today's relaunch of Lycos is a surprising reversal of the service's decline. If you gave up on Lycos in the past, it is well worth revisiting the improved service. 0 Comments

Excite@Home Goes Bankrupt; AltaVista Cuts Staff

Two of the web's oldest search engines had more bad financial news, with Excite@Home filing for bankruptcy last Friday and AltaVista also announcing a new round of layoffs last month. Two of the web's oldest search engines had more bad financial news, with Excite@Home filing for bankruptcy last Friday and AltaVista also announcing a new round of layoffs last month. 0 Comments

New AllTheWeb.com Goes Live

FAST Search's AllTheWeb.com got both a new look and new functionality in July, improvements that have turned the site into a top-notch resource for searchers. FAST Search's AllTheWeb.com got both a new look and new functionality in July, improvements that have turned the site into a top-notch resource for searchers. 0 Comments

Paid Inclusion Program Coming To FAST

FAST Search is launching a trial version of its paid inclusion program in July. It becomes the second major crawler-based search engine to offer such a program, following Inktomi's lead, which started offering paid inclusion last September. FAST Search is launching a trial version of its paid inclusion program in July. It becomes the second major crawler-based search engine to offer such a program, following Inktomi's lead, which started offering paid inclusion last September. 0 Comments

AltaVista Tightens Belt, Stays Hopeful On Search

AltaVista had another round of layoffs in January, losing 200 people, which cuts the company workforce to about 600 total. AltaVista is retaining its search engineering staff and says it fully intends to continue developing its own web wide search product, rather than outsourcing this to a third party such as Inktomi, FAST or Google. AltaVista had another round of layoffs in January, losing 200 people, which cuts the company workforce to about 600 total. AltaVista is retaining its search engineering staff and says it fully intends to continue developing its own web wide search product, rather than outsourcing this to a third party such as Inktomi, FAST or Google. 0 Comments