‘Facebook’ was the most searched term in 2011

According to the Experian Hitwise report, Facebook was the top searched word in search engines this year. It was not only the first, four out of ten top search had the word ‘Facebook’ in them. Google’s YouTube was the second, Craigslist the fourth.   Facebook YouTube Facebook Login Craigslist Facebook.com Yahoo eBay www.facebook.com Mapquest Yahoo.com

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Content Farms targeted by Google

Google has started using a new algorithm that helps in removing low-quality websites from its search result. It is told that the new algorithm will "noticeably impacts 11.8%" of queries done on Google. These ‘content farms’ copy the contents from other sites or make low quality content targeted to the search engine rather than the…

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Google Instant – Where is my site ?

The much hyped Google Instant should be revolutionary technology in search. If it weren’t, Google wouldn’t have used it. Search is the bread-and-butter of Google so it should have considered every alternatives before introducing Google Instant. I am sure Google can’t take risks in its search business like it did with Google Buzz or Google…

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Google’s Predictive search – the bouncing ball mystery

Google Instant was the search technology behind the Google Doodle made of bouncing balls. The predictive search technology is new and innovative in which the search box suggesting is extended beyond the search box. Google, in its blog post says the "Search as you type," is a "simple and straightforward idea" in which, the results…

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