Category Archives: Google News

Yahoo Begins to Lose Search Market Share After 2 Months of Growth

Yahoo loses search market share   It seems that the growth Yahoo saw in December and January following a deal to become the default search provider for Firefox has finally slowed and reversed, with the company seeing a small decline … Continue reading

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Google Gets Boozy with Cocktail Recipes in Search

Google is your mixologist: cocktail recipes added to search   Google’s ‘quick answer’ and Knowledge Graph results continue to expand, but the latest addition is one of their most fun yet: cocktail recipes. Users can now search for common cocktails … Continue reading

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Bing Ads Show Twitter Followers, Google Flags Bad Mobile Design and Amazon are Their Biggest Search Competition

Bing Ads Show Number of Twitter Followers   Bing’s long-running partnership with Twitter has yielded a new feature – some ads running on Bing now display the number of Twitter followers that the advertiser has. The feature is similar to … Continue reading

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Reddit Makes the News, Bing Adds Song Lyrics and Google Penguin is On the Way

Google Declares Reddit to be Newsworthy   Google has changed the standards for sites to be included in the ‘In the news’ section of some search results, with Reddit notably joining the traditional set of media outlets. A company spokesman … Continue reading

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Yahoo Directory is Shutting Down, Google Launches Panda 4.1 and Research Sheds Light on Online Shopping

Yahoo Directory Shutting Down   Yahoo has announced that the venerable Yahoo Directory is to be shut down on New Year’s Eve after running for almost 20 years. The Directory used to be the most popular search resource on the … Continue reading

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