Bing in 2010

Google has nothing short of a strangle-hold on the search engine marketplace. In the UK for example, the last few months has seen Google market share at around 90%, with Yahoo! and Bing around 3 – 4% each; with the remainder composed of Ask and “other.”

Google’s superbowl ad: becoming part of the big boys?

Danny Sullivan named his post at Searchengineland “Hell Freezes Over: Google Airs TV Ad During Super Bowl” and indeed it was a shocker when last week during the Super Bowl final 3rd quarter. Google, the company which never had to advertise suddenly was appearing on the major stage of US advertising: the super bowl.