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US Desktop Search Rankings Hold Steady; Google Maintains 64% Share

For the second consecutive month, there was little change in comScore’s US desktop search engine rankings. Google, still the overwhelming leader with 64% of...

Virtually No Change In US Desktop Search Market Share According To ComScore’s May 2015 Report

According to comScore’s May 2015 U.S. desktop search report, there was nearly zero change in search market share for Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Ask and...

Ask.com’s Top 10 Searches For 2014: “What Are The Symptoms Of Ebola?” Leads The List

With more than a month still to go in 2014, Ask.com has already released its top searches for the year.Based on its 100 million...

In His Own Words: Ask.com CEO Responds To Arbitrage Accusations

Ask.com CEO Doug Leeds contacted Search Engine Land with objections after a column critical of his company and sister site About.com was published earlier this week. Leeds requested...

Will Ask.com Google Arbitrage Ever Stop?

Search arbitrage is the practice of sending paid clicks to landing pages that offer AdSense or search partner results and then profiting off the...

A Round Up Of Today’s Thanksgiving Themed Search Engine Homepages & Logos

While’s Google’s Thanksgiving Day logo may have the best music, it’s not the only site to celebrate the holiday. Here’s a quick round up...

Will A Google Crackdown On Shady Search Toolbars Hurt AVG & IAC?

Search toolbars are big business for security software company AVG and media company IAC. But could revenue from these toolbars be in danger, as...

The Big Ask Of 2012: Do You Search For Team Kstew Or Rpatz?

Ask.com’s 100 million users remain almost as loyal as Twihards, prompting us to ask if searchers are on Team Jeeves or Team Diller when...