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Is Bing’s search share up or down? Depends who you ask

So, is Bing’s market share increasing or decreasing? According to Nielsen, Bing’s market share increased in April at the expense of Google. Hitwise, on the other hand, is reporting that Bing’s market share (and Yahoo’s also) declined. I’ve got the … Continue reading

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Facebook + Bing = overlooked search engine traffic?

The news that Facebook exceeded Google in total visits last week plus the fact that Bing provides Facebook’s web search results got me to wondering – how does Google Analytics record visits from Facebook’s Bing powered search results? I decided … Continue reading

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Bing Searches up 70% – when data is misleading

comScore just released their latest report on the search engine market. Some sources around the web have been touting a 70% increase in searchs conducted on Bing (i.e., Microsoft) from December 2008 to December 2009. That’s a large increase but … Continue reading

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Alert – most referrals from Bing/Live/MSN are BOGUS

If you’re using a web analytics such as Google Analytics, you can view a report telling you how many of your site’s visitors came from each search engine. Unfortunately, Microsoft’s search engine crawler (MSNBOT) is not representing itself as a … Continue reading

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With its Bing Deal, Yahoo prepares to join AOL in the gutter

If you follow the Internet industry, you’ve probably heard that Yahoo is turning their search over to Microsoft to be powered by Bing. In the end, I suspect that Yaahoo and Microsoft are just re-arranging the deck chairs on each … Continue reading

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