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Google dominates search traffic

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 16, 2015

Google accounts for over 90% of global organic search traffic-according to new research. The search engine world will continue to focus heavily on Google this year, based on recent research from Define Media Group. The consulting firm tracked traffic to 94 sites across various industry verticals between January and November 2014 and found that Google […]

Yahoo to buy Tumblr for £723 million

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, May 20, 2013

Yahoo has agreed a deal to buy the blogging service Tumblr for £723 million ($1.1 billion). Yahoo’s chief executive Marissa Mayer said that as part of its promise “not to screw it up”, Tumblr would operate independently, with David Karp continuing as chief executive officer of Tumblr. The deal is the largest made by Ms […]

Yahoo spends £15 million buying UK teen’s Summly news app

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013

An news app created by a UK teenager has been bought by Yahoo in a deal worth about £15 million.The 17 year old’s Summly app summarises news stories from online media companies. The app itself will now close, but its features will be used in mobile products at Yahoo, where Mr D’Aloisio has been given […]

YouTube now has one billion monthly users

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, March 25, 2013

YouTube, the video sharing website which is owned by Google has said that  it now has one billion regular users.Announcing the milestone on its blog, the site said a recent growth in smartphones had helped boost the numbers visiting the site every month. YouTube’s popularity provides Google with a lucrative channel through which to sell […]

Value of Google’s PPC Adwords is questioned by eBay

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, March 22, 2013

The value of advertising on Google’s AdWords PPC platform is questioned by eBay.The research- Consumer Heterogeneity and Paid Search Effectiveness: A Large Scale Field Experiment by eBay has found that paying for advertising in the form of keywords on search engines has little effect on sales. Search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing sell companies […]

U.S. online video rankings in December 2012

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 21, 2013

The U.S. online video rankings for 2012 showed that 182 million American internet users watched 38.7 billion online content videos in December 2012, while video ad views totaled 11.3 billion.Top 10 Video Content Properties by Unique Viewers Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at YouTube.com, dominated as the top online video content property in December […]

U.S. search engine rankings for 2012

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 18, 2013

The US search engine rankings have been released for 2012- with somewhat predictable results.Google Sites led the U.S. explicit core search market in December with 66.7 percent market share, followed by Microsoft Sites with 16.3 percent (up 0.1 percentage points) and Yahoo! Sites with 12.2 percent (up 0.1 percentage points). The Ask Network accounted for […]