2011 SEO Predictions - Slide 3

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Next 2011 SEO Predictions-3 Next

By anyone’s standards, Bing has had a disappointing year in the UK. Despite having a good search engine with many innovative features and more than holding its own in terms of strategic partnerships, its market share (according to Hitwise) has barely budged from the 3% point it achieved shortly after it was released in 2009.

In addition to squishing one of Greenlight’s 2010 predictions, this will make Microsoft determined to make a better showing in 2011, accelerating the tit-for-tat game of one-upmanship that Google and Bing have been engaged in since 2009.

What’s in store for natural search in 2011?  Among other things, Greenlight is predicting that Google and Bing will offer app search before the year is out, competition between Bing and Google will heat up and duplication filters will get even tougher as the search engines take more drastic measures to limit the amount of resources they spend on less valuable content and maximize the focus on everything else.

Greenlight is a leading independent, award winning search marketing specialist and technology firm, the largest of its kind in Europe and the fastest growing. With over 100 blue-chip clients including Santander, Vodafone UK, New Look, Interflora, Co-operative Financial Services, Nespresso and ghd, Greenlight is a leader in the search marketing space, and is recognized worldwide for its commitment to delivering record ROI for its clients and investing in the future of search. Greenlight is considered the premier thought leader in the sector, publishing widely read industry reports, original research, speaking at trade events, and delivering a highly respected search training programme in conjunction with the IDM. Founded in 2001, Greenlight is headquartered in London, with offices in New York. www.greenlightsearch.com

More Slideshows:


Top 10 Cyber Security Threats of 2011 and Beyond The next decade portends new threats that surpass those of years past in both intensity and impact.

10 Hot New Tech Gadgets Hot new gadgets you may want to consider adding to your collection.


Seven Critical Questions to Ask Before Developing a Social Media Policy Increase project success rates by providing well-defined guidance for social media initiatives.

 

Related Topics : Box.net, IT Management Automation, SharePoint, Facebook, T-Mobile

 
More Slideshows

SAPSocialCollabSuccess0x 6 Strategies for Being Successful with Social Collaboration

Enterprise social collaboration solutions are most successful when they contribute to business value and benefits that address company goals. ...  More >>

IT_Man86-290x195 5 Criteria for Selecting the Best Enterprise Collaboration Tool

Chosen carefully, collaboration tools will save time, cut costs and reduce complications associated with storing and retrieving documents throughout a company's operations. ...  More >>

ClickSoftwareEnterpriseAR0x 5 Ways Pokémon GO Is Driving Augmented Reality in the Enterprise

With the consumerization of AR, it appears the technology is finally within arm's reach for those savvy enterprises willing to reach out and grab it. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.