Yandex Goes CPA, Brings Russian Affiliate Marketing Into Mainstream

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Today’s major industry news comes from Russia. The country’s largest and most popular search engine Yandex (which is by far more popular than Google there) is transforming its product-search service Yandex.Market to encompass a Cost-Per-Action (CPA) model. Until today Yandex.Market was operating solely on Cost-Per-Click (CPC) basis. The new CPA model is already available for Read More …

Yandex Goes Public Reaping 55 Percent First-Day Gain

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Earlier this morning I tweeted: Yes, Yandex is sometimes also called “the Google of Russia” and rightfully so. It’s more than just a search engine which owns some 64% of Russia’s search market (versus Google’s 22%) . It also offers an array of other highly-demanded services (dictionaries/machine translation, maps similar to Google’s, blog monitoring, and Read More …