Search Engines and Online Reviews Represent Affiliate Opportunities

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Earlier today eMarketer has published some interesting data on the sources that consumers use in their pre-purchase product research. Two reasons why we couldn’t miss this: (1) the data was from our client, Compete.com, whose affiliate program we manage, and (2) if you look at the below data carefully, you can actually figure out the Read More …

New Brand Claims Google Instant for Competitive Key Phrase

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Quick timeline: Dec 1, 2011 — new brand’s website launched Dec 5, 2011 — official announcement and press release go live Jan 12, 2012 — second press release is published Dec 6, 2011 – Jan 18, 2012 — over a dozen of articles appear Analyzing the keywords that drive traffic to the website I see Read More …

Search Market Growth and Implications for Affiliates

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Having analyzed the growth of the global search market in the month of December 2009 compared to the search landscape in December 2008, comScore has registered a 46% increase in online search demand globally. The U.S. “represented the largest individual search market in the world” accounting for some 17% (or 22.7 billion searches total) of Read More …