Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Bing, Google, Google Analytics, online marketing, Personalised Search, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).

If anyone doubted the willingness and capability of Google to flex its muscles, the news this week that Raven Tools is being forced to drop its rank checking service should act as a stark warning. But what is really going on here? What is it that Google has been doing, why, and what does it… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Bing, Google, Image SEO, Local Search, Personalised Search, Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).

  With Google dominating search no one rival can steal their crown, but these 13 search engines could succeed with ‘Death by a Thousand Cuts’, each eroding a different part of Google’s search dominance. Could these sites steal Google’s crown, and split it between them?   What do you think? Can these Google rivals succeed… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Bing, Google, Local Search.

There are a number of local businesses who provide services within a wide radius of their office location. They use Google Places to target their local market, and if competiton is limited, to target prospects in nearby localities. But what if their industry is competitive, how do they reach their market in nearby locations? They… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Bing, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).

There are some interesting statistics out this week which reveal just how well Google and Bing are comparing. Over the last month official statistics show that Google now accounts for 64% of all searches, with Bing search engines now achieving 30% market share. Bing itself accounted for 14% of all searches, with its new Yahoo… Read more »