December Week 4: Weekly Cover-Up of Important Happenings Related To Search Engines!

Dec 29, 2007 | 12,223 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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All that happened in the world of search engines in the last week of December. Once again, the blogs are all in chronological order. Enjoy!

This week Yahoo! announced a global partnership with América Móvil as a measure towards boosting its mobile services. Both Yahoo! and América Móvil are big giants in their own domains. Read on to find how big are the stakes of this deal.

The face off between Google and Wikipedia has gotten more interesting over a past couple of days. It was just a couple of weeks back when Google began testing its user generated knowledgebase the "knol." Now, it's the turn of Wikipedia to attempt encroachment on Google territory by launching a private beta of its search engine "WikiaSearch." Read on to find more.

Recently, quite a few issues about the privacy of search engine companies have been doing the rounds of many blogs and forums. First there were privacy concerns linked to AskEraser and now it's about Google Reader. This blog covers how Google Reader fails to protect users privacy.

All the search engines seem to be waging wars against each other on more than one front. With Yahoo!'s global partnership América Móvil to promote its mobile services how can Google not think about overtaking Yahoo! in Japan. By partnering with Japan's NTT DoCoMo it probably hopes to do just that. Read on to find more.

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Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
4.thumbnail December Week 4: Weekly Cover Up of Important Happenings Related To Search Engines!
4.thumbnail December Week 4: Weekly Cover Up of Important Happenings Related To Search Engines!