Category Archives: Yahoo

Jul 14 2008

Social Networking Is Not A Business -- But It Might Be Soon

"In social networks, on the other hand, users show up to find friends; ads are, at best, irrelevant to that goal." Byran Urstadt, Tech Review

Jul 07 2008

June 2008 Google, Yahoo, Microsoft Paid Search Market Share

Looking at our agency's client base in aggregate, last month Google received 79% of our clients' ad dollars. Yahoo received 17%. Microsoft received 5%.

Jun 24 2008

"Yang" Befuddled By Google's Lack Of Transparency

"But one thing that struck me is that I just found out today that the way AdSense works is we don't actually know how much of a cut we're getting. We just take their ads and run them on our site and they send us a check at the end of the month, and we trust them to give us a fair amount of whatever they were paid, though there's no actual way to determine what a fair amount might be." - FJY

Jun 20 2008

Yahoo Serving Google Ads? Advertisers take note!

Last week Google and Yahoo announced an agreement by which Yahoo would be allowed to selectively serve Google ads along side search results on and Yahoo’s partner sites, and take advantage of Google’s Content ad platform as well.