The Death of the Yahoo Directory. I remember when I first got online in early 1999….back then, the Yahoo Directory was the 800 pound gorilla. …today, it looks like it’s going extinct… In June, Matt McGee reported that “Yahoo Closes European Directories, Says US Directory Is Safe” (apparently yahoo removed these in December of 2009…but […]
. Will Google going after Your Industry Tomorrow? In October of 2009 Google began a “Test” on Mortgage as a “Comparison Ad” saying in Inside AdWords at the time: “At this time, Comparison Ads will only show to a small number of users in select U.S. states and is only available to a limited number […]
Now that’s a powerful proposition on the face of it: being able to see what your friends ‘like’ in the SERP’s.