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  1. Will Yahoo Torch its Search Deal With Microsoft, Outsource Search to Google?

    Yahoo will layoff thousands of employees this week as part of a major company restructuring. Yahoo is also looking at possibly getting out of search altogether, AllThingsD reports. Is the Microsoft-Yahoo Search Alliance on life support?

  2. The Second Life Tinfoil Hat Theory Part 5: A Skylight Suddenly Appears (But Search is Still Broken.)

    When you add in the fact that the venture capitalists who funded Second Life are itching for their ROI, the scaling back of the executive staff(not to mention the over 30% layoff of the general staff) seems to be in line with a cost cutting...

  3. Yahoo Fires Them On The Road, Hundreds Get Axe Today

    Stock prices have risen about 4% today - similar to the reaction to the layoff announcement last week. Sad if layoff notifications are the only time the stock gets spikes. Looks like no one can hide from the Yahoo axe today.

  4. Top 5 SEM Industry Frustrations

    Layoff Drop-off Syndrome The new "FoBumRank" is then sent to human resources at layoff time. While quite a few trade professionals take social media and mobile seriously (and do it well), simply fluffing up a client contract with terms like "mobile...

  5. Jerry Yang's Casual Note To Employees Thrown Overboard

    Combine that with the slides ValleyWag acquired for layoff instructions to managers and one sees the big business actions of this declining corporation. The outgoing CEO and co-founder of Yahoo Jerry Yang seems to be taking the new round of layoffs...

  6. How to Survive a Recession ... In Search

    You may have a layoff or two. Doom and gloom abound in the economic world and the Debbie Downer syndrome is spreading like a flesh-eating virus. I hate it when we run out of money. So many things are just better with money, don't you think?

  7. Defending SEM During a Recession

    AOL Buys Bebo Amid Integration Upheaval and Layoff Rumors, ClickZ News That's led search marketers to defend their craft by insisting SEO and social media are recession-proof marketing tactics that can help a business weather the coming storm.

  8. Trademark Law - What Search Marketers Should Know, Part 1

    Falco Prepares Another Layoff: the AOL Brand, NY Times Bits eMetrics: Search Marketing Round Table with Mike Grehan, Avinash Kaushik, Chris Boggs, and Manoj Jasra, Search Marketing Gurus In the late 1990s, competitors were buying each other's...