The Growth of Voice Search

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The Growth of Voice Search

In the past year, about 60% of smartphone users have started using voice to do search rather than typing in the information in their smartphone, according to an article in Search Engine Land. Voice search is quite different from …

Google Searches: How Many Per Year?

Anyone want to guess how many Google searches are performed per year? In 2012, it was 1.2 trillion. Google won’t say precisely what the actual number is. They coyly state there are more than 2 trillion searches a year, but …

New Study Finds Top Search Ranking Keys

In a first of its kind analysis, a recent study identified the top 100 factors in business search rankings. The study examined 30,000 businesses and 3,000 local searches using quantitative data and not the opinions of marketers. You can find …