He's also served as EVP of domestic sites and search, where he managed Ask.com, iWon, and My Way. Jim Lanzone, CEO of Ask.com since April 2006, has left the company to serve as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Redpoint Ventures, a venture capital firm.
The businesses currently comprising its Media & Advertising sector: Ask.com, Bloglines, Citysearch, CursorMania, IAC Advertising Solutions, Evite, Excite, InsiderPages, iWon, My Fun Cards, My Way, Popular Screensavers, Smiley Central, Webfetti and...
Some of many examples:
www.google.com would not include an image search on Google, since that would happen on the images.google.com domain
search.yahoo.com would not include a local search on Yahoo, since that would happen on the local.yahoo.com...
iWon NetRatings, in
contrast, will count Ask.com traffic separately than traffic to Ask-powered
sites such as iWon. I looked at the latest figures out of comScore that showed Google seeing its
first drop in search share for nearly a year.
For example, does NOT show searches at the sites of MyWay.com, iWon and My Search. These web surfers have real-time meters on their computers which monitor the sites they visit. This metered information is compiled to produce NetRatings results.
Ask: Shows searches at Ask and any site within the Ask-owned Excite Network, including Excite, iWon, MyWay.com and My Web Search. The comScore Media Metrix qSearch service measures search-specific traffic on the internet.qSearch data is gathered by...
My Way Search | 129,270 | 67% | 2.3% |
iWon Search | 32,257 | 53% | 0.6% | States (when rounded up from 49.8%). This month, Google slips back down very
slightly to 49 percent. I've
that you should be wary of month-to-month changes.
Oh, yeah, they had that.iWon Wins And
iWon did, at first. Drops Free Submit For Commercial Categories: Yahoo closes the free
submission point for commercial listings.iWon Gets If we had blogs back then, I suppose I would have been a search blogger.
Diller sidestepped Sullivan's followup question about IAC's iWon property, leading one to suspect that he harbors private doubts about the lowbrow giveaway-driven portal. Danny Sullivan spoke with head-honcho Barry Diller at Search Engine...
The story recounts how similar ideas have been tried like this before.iWon
gets mentioned for the giveaway model it
though as a long-term strategy, that hasn't kept the searchers at the service.
I thought I'd invite people to display some of their favourite misconceptions, falsehoods and myths about SEO.iWon Search Cre8asite Forums I know that there are some folks out there who use iWon as a search engine, but I will say that the interface...
www.iwon.com The data encompasses the surfing activities of 25 million people, worldwide. Share Of Visits: Search Sites, May 2005 The chart below shows the share of all visits made to both search and directory sites, as...
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Does NOT show searches at the Ask Jeeves-owned sites of MyWay.com, iWon and My Search. My Way
iWon Ask: Shows searches at Ask Jeeves and Ask Jeeves-owned sites of MyWay.com, iWon and My Search. These web surfers have real-time meters on their...
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Several years ago, iWon gained an audience quickly by giving away prizes (see my
iWon Wins Users article). The promotion model and hype is iWon, circa 2000. That didn't help retain the audience in the long-run.
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