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Yahoo Sees Jump in Firefox Searches

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Since replacing Google as Mozilla's default search engine, Yahoo has seen a surge in searches on the newest version of Firefox, according to data from December 2. Since replacing Google as Mozilla's default search engine, Yahoo has seen a surge in searches on the newest version of Firefox, according to data from December 2. 0 Comments

Paid Media Is the Future

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Marketers are evolving away from the need to be paid search and display specialists and toward the need to be more broadly educated paid media specialists. Marketers are evolving away from the need to be paid search and display specialists and toward the need to be more broadly educated paid media specialists. 0 Comments

Yahoo, Bing Flirt With New Search Interfaces

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Yahoo and Bing are reportedly testing out changes to search functionality that make results more "card-like" and move top navigation below the search results box. Yahoo and Bing are reportedly testing out changes to search functionality that make results more "card-like" and move top navigation below the search results box. 0 Comments

Yahoo Recovers From Search Share Low in June

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Yahoo saw an incremental increase in its search share in July, according to comScore data, which brings it back from its lowest score ever. But it's still down more than a percentage point year-over-year, and critics of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer are speaking up. Yahoo saw an incremental increase in its search share in July, according to comScore data, which brings it back from its lowest score ever. 0 Comments

Is That Directory Link Unnatural?

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If you are doing a backlink audit and trying to remove or disavow unnatural links, this article should help you when it comes to making decisions about links from directories. If you are doing a backlink audit, this article should help you when it comes to making decisions about links from directories. 0 Comments

Yahoo Acquires Local Recommendation App Zofari

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The app, which says it was inspired by what Pandora has done for music and what Netflix has done for movies, will join the Yahoo Search team. The app, which says it was inspired by what Pandora has done for music and what Netflix has done for movies, will join the Yahoo Search team. 0 Comments

Bing Ads 2014 Recap

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In the past year, Bing has added features like product ads, auto-tagging and online insertion orders to make it easier to advertise on the network. In the past year, Bing has added features like product ads, auto-tagging and online insertion orders to make it easier to advertise on the network. 0 Comments

Google Has Removed 100,000 Links, Approved More Than Half of 'Right to be Forgotten' Requests

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Google has removed "the majority" of "right to be forgotten" requests, a number that could exceed the 100,000 mark. It has rejected just over 30 percent of the requests it has received and approved "more than 50 percent" of the requests. Google has reportedly rejected just over 30 percent of the requests it has received and approved "more than 50 percent" of the requests. 0 Comments

Google Love Grows, Bing Satisfaction Drops Among U.S. Customers [Survey]

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Love it or hate it, Google is loved by customers. Bing? No so much? And Yahoo, the love is pretty much gone. That's according to 70,000 users who were surveyed as part of the 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI)E-Business Report. Love it or hate it, Google is loved by customers. Bing? No so much? And Yahoo, the love is pretty much gone. That's according to 70,000 users who were surveyed as part of the 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI)E-Business Report. 0 Comments

Mobile Paid Search Spend Up 98% Globally vs. Last Year [Report]

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Covario released its quarterly report that looks at global paid search spend. Mobile online advertising saw a 98 percent increase in spend year-over-year (YoY) and 6 percent increase quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) globally. Overall, spend was up 21 percent YoY and 2 percent QoQ worldwide. Covario reports a 21 percent year-over-year spend increase and 2 percent QoQ boost amongst its high tech, consumer electronics, and retail clients. 0 Comments

130 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Local Search Automation Tool

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Choosing a local search automation vendor can be a complicated and intimidating decision for companies with hundreds or thousands of brick-and-mortar locations. Make a smarter decision when picking a company to team up with by asking these questions. Looking to team up with a local search automation vendor? These critical questions will help make the process less complicated and intimidating. 0 Comments

Search Engine Traffic Declines While Engagement Remains Steady [Study]

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A Shareaholic analysis of search engine data has found a steady decline in the number of visitors coming from search engines over six months. Based on average visit duration, pages per visit, and bounce rate, Google sent less engaged visitors. A Shareaholic analysis of search engine data has found a steady decline in the number of visitors coming from search engines over six months. 0 Comments

German Publishers Try to Force Google to Pay for Links, News Snippets

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German publishers say Google and other search engines like Bing and Yahoo are in violation of the country's ancillary copyright law and want them to pay 11 percent of revenues generated from linking to and publishing snippets of their content. German publishers say search engines are in violation of the country's ancillary copyright law and want them to pay 11 percent of revenues generated. 0 Comments