Statistics: More video search than normal search

Posted by on Aug 31, 2010 in Statistics |

Internet users in the USA watched 32.4 billion videos in January 2010 according to a release from ComScore. The total search volume for January 2010 was 23.1 billion according to another study that ComScore has done. These reports show that there are 53% more video views than online searches for information.  Scary? everyone’s favourite tube – YouTube was the most dominant online video website with 12.7 billion videos watched by residents in the USA in January 2010. An average YouTube viewer watches about 93.4 videos and this statistic shows a steady increase of 50% of over a year ago. The top online video sites: YouTube 12.8 billion videos Hulu 903 million videos Microsoft 492 million Yahoo 435 million Google – also everyone’s favourite is the dominant search engine with 65.5% share of the USA core searches. The core searches consist of searches done on the top 5 search engines. Other popular websites such as YouTube, Ebay and Craigslist account for 35% of searches. Top search engines Google 9.5 billion searches Yahoo 2.4 billion searches Bing / MSN 1.7 billion searches Ask 0.5 billion searches AOL 0.4 billion searches...

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Useful SEO tools for your website

Posted by on Jun 7, 2010 in SEO | 1 comment

Find below a list of useful SEO (Search Engine Optimization) tools that you can use to see useful statistics regarding your website.  These tools are very useful as they include keyword tools and back link checkers. There are many other useful SEO tools available on the internet (Google Webmasters, Yahoo Site Explorer, etc) as more and more companies focuses on dedicated search results. http://www.google.com/insights/search/# (See what everyone is searching for) http://google.com/sktool/# (Search based keyword tool) https://adwords.google.cn/support/bi….py?topic=1500 (Google keyword tool) https://adwords.google.com/support/b…y?answer=64886 (Best practices when using the Google keyword tool) http://www.google.com/trends (Google trends) https://adwords.google.com/select/Tr…timatorSandbox (Web Traffic estimates) https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal (New keyword ideas) https://adwords.google.com/select/Ke…?defaultView=2 (Same as above, might produce different results in different browsers) http://inventory.overture.com/d/sear…ry/suggestion/ (Overture keyword selection tool) http://adlab.microsoft.com/ForecastV…TrendsWeb.aspx (Keyword forecast) http://seoserp.com (Google 1000 SERPS checker) http://www.rightscripts.com/outboundlinkchecker/ (Outbound links checker) http://www.backlinkwatch.com/index.php (Check backlinks) http://www.seoserp.com/web_tools/goo…ps_checker.asp (Check...

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