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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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A Lump of Coal for Yahoo?

Compete.com’s November search engine market share has been released and Yahoo has dipped below 20%. Live / MSN and Yahoo continue their downward crawl (as opposed to fall) on the way to oblivion. Read more.

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November Search Engine Market Report

The bottom line: Live and Google were up and Yahoo was down. Read more. Do Live and Yahoo even deserve a web marketer’s attention?

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Google market share grows again

The latest report on search engine market share from Compete.com shows Google continuing to take market share from their competitors (if you can really call them that). The big loser was MSN which seems to seem close to reaching the … Continue reading

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Are most Live.com searches accidental?

HitsLink, a provider of web analytics similar to Google Analytics, is making an interesting claim – that most Microsoft Live search usage might be accidental. Here’s the summary from their most recent newsletter: Net Applications reports March 2008 Search Engine … Continue reading

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