Google increased its paid clicks 42%

Google Inc.’s paid clicks during the first quarter ended June 30 increased 42% compared with the same period last year, the search giant reported today. Paid clicks also increased 1% in the second quarter compared with the first quarter of 2012. The average cost per click, meanwhile, decreased approximately 16% in the second quarter compared…

7 Habits of Highly Effective SEO

Habit 1: Be Proactive Instead of reacting to or worrying about conditions over which they have little or no control, proactive people focus their time and energy on things they can control. The problems, challenges, and opportunities we face fall into two areas–Circle of Concern and Circle of Influence. Proactive people focus their efforts on…

Amazon’s Adwords Budget

Amazon is apparently the #1 spender on Google ads in the retail world, spending about $12.4 million more a year annually than eBay, the company in the second-place spot in the retail category . Overall, only Lowe’s (the home improvement store) spends more annually on Google advertising than Amazon–$59.1 million total. This is especially interesting…

The 2011 Web Analytics Review

Hundreds of thousands of websites across the globe have participated in Google’s ongoing study of web browsing behavior. So far, the results of the study have been very insightful. For example, global bounce rates and average time-on-site metrics are decreasing. In the operating systems wars, the Macintosh market share is steadily growing, while the Windows…

The size of Google

Google started it’s journey in 1996 and now became a leader of search engines. Till now it gets so many faces and expanded like an open sky. But there are so many of us who love to see the statistics. Here, we have found an infographic in which you can see the massive size of…

Inside Google data center

Google has released a video that takes a rare behind-the-scenes look inside one of the company’s data centers, the details of which are generally cloaked in secrecy. The purpose of the seven-minute video is to spell out the security, data protection and server reliability protocols Google follows in order to protect its enterprise customers from…

Google Goggles

Google’s new image based search service for mobile devices. Its not only used for searching logos, landmarks, artwork etc. but can be used as a translater if needed in a restaurant. For instance you are in a business trip at Paris and wanted to order something from the menu which is completely written in French.…