Max Crowe

Posted by JC Longbottom, Associate Product Marketing Manager

From the Engines:

·         Google 72% of searches in Feb. 2009, Yahoo! at 17%.

·         Google Content Network: new opportunities.

·         Google launches “interest based” behavioral targeted ads on Youtube and the partner network.

Other Topics of Interest:

·         AdSense publisher wins $721 suit against Google.

·         Online marketing turned a family store into a 60 million dollar business.

·         Google unlikely to buy Twitter says Schimdt.

·         How to write great ad copy.

·         Compete: post Valentine’s Day wrap-up.

·         The collision of search and social.

·         Facebook: now you can target users by primary language and location radius.

·         Conductor: Fortune 500 companies still continue to be largely invisible in natural search.

·         Hulu now the #2 video site behind YouTube.

Some Fun Stuff:

·          A unique, but unlikely excuse: alligator blamed for starting fire.  

·         “To Mr. Adam Ries’, with the request to pay his television and radio fees.”

·         Groom gets cold feet, sets wedding hotel on fire.

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