Google Debuts Expanded Local Targeting Capability – From MediaDailyNews
NPR has been running an interesting series titled “The Search Engine Wars”
Here’s a specific story on search engine optimization – It covers briefly what most SEO firms do, ethical optimization, and then gets into “gaming Google” and covers below board tactics used by rogue SEOs and how search engines deal with those tactics. In the end, the continuing efforts made by search engines to minimize manipulation and improve search results is better for everyone.
Study: Internet users loyal to search engines – From DMNews
One Word Search is Over – Two-word and three-word search phrases have grown in popularity. From eMarketer
BK Launches Subservient Chicken – From the agency that brought you the cool Mini Cooper ads. There’s even a site that tracks what the “Chicken” will and won’t do.