Internet Search Engines


Search Engine Ranking Factors for 2015 Revealed in New Study

Search Engine Ranking Factors for 2015 Revealed in New Study

What makes pages rank in Google Search results in 2015? A new study has some interesting answers....

Aug 12 2015, 8:56am CDT

Yahoo Buys Polyvore

Yahoo Buys Polyvore

Internet giant continues its buying binge. The latest asset is the social shopping website Polyvore....

Jul 31 2015, 8:42pm CDT

Purchases on Google Lets You Shop Directly from Mobile Search Results

Purchases on Google Lets You Shop Directly from Mobile Search Results

It's finally here. Google's new feature lets users shop directly from search results....

Jul 15 2015, 11:41am CDT

Yahoo Testing Search Results Powered by Google

Yahoo Testing Search Results Powered by Google

Yahoo and Google have entered a partnership where Google will provide Yahoo with search results and ads....

Jul 3 2015, 8:57am CDT

Google Says Buy Button is Coming Soon to Mobile Search Results

Google Says Buy Button is Coming Soon to Mobile Search Results

It is finally confirmed. Google is adding a “Shop on Google” button on mobile search results....

May 28 2015, 8:46am CDT

Google and Yahoo Also Interested in Buying Flipboard

Google and Yahoo Also Interested in Buying Flipboard

Apparently Twitter isn't the only technology company interested in Flipboard. A new report alleges that Google and Yahoo r...

May 27 2015, 1:49am CDT

Google Webmaster Tools is Now Google Search Console

Google Webmaster Tools is Now Google Search Console

Google renames Webmaster Tools to Search Console....

May 21 2015, 7:50am CDT

Tweets Now Searchable on Google

Tweets Now Searchable on Google

Twitter and Google strike partnership to bring Tweets into search results....

May 20 2015, 3:51am CDT

Taboola Continues World Domination

Taboola Continues World Domination

Taboola receives funding from one of the biggest websites in the world....

May 18 2015, 6:34am CDT

Google will Launch Buy Buttons Soon

Google will Launch Buy Buttons Soon

Google about to make shopping easier by launching a ‘Buy Button’!...

May 16 2015, 5:05am CDT

Bing Starts Showing Mobile-Friendly Search

Microsoft's Bing Starts Showing Mobile-Friendly Search

Microsoft's Bing is following the footsteps of Google and it has decided in making its own version of a Mobile Friendly Ra...

May 15 2015, 5:56am CDT

Google Suspends Map Maker Following Hacks

Google Suspends Map Maker Following Hacks

There were some spam attacks and obscene edits that forced Google to shutdown its map maker for the time being....

May 12 2015, 5:27am CDT

Google Search Analytics Launched in Web Master Tools

Google Search Analytics Launched in Web Master Tools

Google officially announced the new Search Analytics feature in Webmaster tools....

May 6 2015, 8:54am CDT

Baidu's revenue growth declines as mobile usage increases in China

Baidu's revenue growth declines as mobile usage increases in China

The company's revenue has increased but revenue growth rate has slumped along with profits...

Apr 30 2015, 3:59am CDT

Google says Mobilegeddon has Rolled Out

Google says Mobilegeddon has Rolled Out

A Googler confirmed that the Mobile-Friendly update is rolled 100% at some Google Data centers. Still, Webmasters don't se...

Apr 25 2015, 1:05am CDT

Google Mobilegeddon has not Happened yet and 46% of Fortune 500 Companies Don't Care

Google Mobilegeddon has not Happened yet and 46% of Fortune 500 Companies Don't Care

Some Webmaster started to see small SERP movements, but in general the Google-Friendly ranking update has no impact yet....

Apr 22 2015, 2:02am CDT

Google Mobile-Friendly Update aka Mobilegeddon Launches

Google Mobile-Friendly Update aka Mobilegeddon Launches

Google will begin to roll-out the Mobile-Friendly search ranking signal starting today, Tuesday, April 21. How big will the imp...

Apr 21 2015, 1:29am CDT

How Hard Will the Google Mobile-Friendly Update Hit my Site? It's Best Not To Find Out.

How Hard Will the Google Mobile-Friendly Update Hit my Site? It's Best Not To Find Out.

Google will begin to roll-out the Mobile-Friendly search ranking signal on Tuesday, April 21. How big will the impact of Google...

Apr 19 2015, 3:28am CDT

Microsoft's Bing passes 20% market share for the first time

Microsoft's Bing passes 20% market share for the first time

Google topped the list while Ask and AOL remained at the bottom...

Apr 18 2015, 4:29pm CDT

Microsoft and Yahoo announce new Search Deal with Big Changes

Microsoft and Yahoo announce new Search Deal with Big Changes

Bing is now the #2 search engine with 20% marketshare behind Google. On the heel of this news, Microsoft and Yahoo announce a n...

Apr 16 2015, 9:11am CDT

Yahoo launches Online Car Magazine

Yahoo launches Online Car Magazine

Yahoo, once a directory and now media company, launches Yahoo Autos....

Apr 1 2015, 6:41am CDT

Facebook and Twitter gain on Google and Yahoo in Digital Ad Market

Facebook and Twitter gain on Google and Yahoo in Digital Ad Market

New report says that Google and Yahoo loose ground fast in digital display market to social media networks....

Mar 26 2015, 9:52am CDT

Google Search to show Medical Facts to US Users

Google Search adds Medical Facts for US Users

All your health-related issues will now get solved via Google’s new product-cum-service. Google's Knowledge Graph will ans...

Feb 10 2015, 7:15am CST

Google's gift for Valentine's Day: $6 credit for Chromecast users

Google's gift for Valentine's Day: $6 credit for Chromecast users

The credit can be used on Google Play for movies, music and games...

Feb 7 2015, 11:29am CST

Twitter Finally strikes a Deal with Google to show Tweets in Google Search Results

Twitter Finally strikes a Deal with Google to show Tweets in Google Search Results

Twitter has struck a deal with Google in order to make its tweets more searchable online....

Feb 5 2015, 7:43am CST

Robin Williams Tops Google 2014 Search Ranking

Robin Williams Tops Google 2014 Search Ranking

Google released the Top 10 global search trends 2014. The loss of Robin Williams has touched people around the globe bringing h...

Dec 16 2014, 2:54am CST

EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution

EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution

MEPs targeted Net search engines and cloud systems in a recent bid to end monopoly of these forces in cyberspace....

Nov 28 2014, 1:37am CST

Yahoo Acquires Photo Startup Cooliris

Yahoo Acquires Photo Startup Cooliris

Cooliris was founded back in 2006 and was initially known for creating a “3D wall” for navigating photos and other media conten...

Nov 22 2014, 10:38am CST

Yahoo replaces Google as Default Search Engine for Firefox

Yahoo replaces Google as Default Search Engine for Firefox

Firefox dropped Google as default search engine and signed a five year contract with Yahoo on November 19th....

Nov 20 2014, 2:23am CST

Spoof of Amazon Echo Commercial Takes Reddit by Storm

Spoof of Amazon Echo Commercial Takes Reddit by Storm

Amazon unveiled the Amazon Echo yesterday. Amazon's smart assistant caused mixed reactions. Some people want it right away...

Nov 7 2014, 2:11pm CST

Amazon Echo Gadget Unveiled

Amazon Echo Unveiled

Amazon just unveiled the Amazon Echo. Amazon has now also a smart assistant. Her name is Alexa. Siri, Cordana, may I introduce...

Nov 6 2014, 11:20am CST

Larry Page: Computers are going to prevail Every Aspect of Human Life

Larry Page: Computers are going to prevail Every Aspect of Human Life

Larry Page, the Cofounder and CEO of Google said that computers are going to take our place, they will do our job and there is...

Nov 1 2014, 3:05am CDT

Hipmunk strikes a Deal with Yahoo

Hipmunk strikes a Deal with Yahoo

A small travel search company shocks everyone....

Oct 28 2014, 9:07am CDT

Google Penguin 3.0 Roll Out takes Weeks

Google Penguin 3.0 Roll Out takes Weeks

Webmasters are chewing their fingernails since late Friday when Google rolled out a new version of Google Penguin. The Google P...

Oct 22 2014, 3:24am CDT

Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment

Yahoo Directory closing while stockholders demand repayment

In 1994, Yahoo burst into the internet by indexing the world wide web. Now, the company's closing the directory and fighti...

Sep 28 2014, 4:43pm CDT

Google sets up a giant Google Maps search terminal in Shibuya

Google sets up a giant Google Maps search terminal in Shibuya

The main goal here is obviously to promote tourism. It also gives the tech giant an opportunity to promote its products, partic...

Aug 27 2014, 4:54am CDT

Google Twitch Deal Sealed for a Billion Dollars

Google Twitch Deal Sealed for a Billion Dollars

Google has reportedly acquired Twitch for a billion dollars. It has in fact merged with YouTube to form a novel video clip cong...

Jul 25 2014, 3:44am CDT

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock

Alibaba Looking To Be Chinese Netflix, Yahoo Stays Afloat With Alibaba Stock

Alibaba's in the news for upcoming IPO, domiance in Chinese home entertainment industry, and keeping struggling Yahoo aflo...

Jul 15 2014, 8:31pm CDT