Jul 1 2010

Budwesier’s World Cup Sponsorship Drives U.K. Searches

U.K. searches for the beer brand grew 25 percent week-over-week for the seven days ending June 19.

Jun 29 2010

Yahoo’s World Cup Traffic Victories Score For Audi and Visa

Yahoo Sports is beating rival ESPN.com for traffic that’s specific to the global soccer event. But each have benefited from the unprecedented American fervor for the World Cup during the past two weeks.

Jun 25 2010

Hispanic Web Users More Likely to Visit World Cup Content

According to Hitwise, three segments of the U.S. Hispanic population were more likely to visit World Cup-related content than the overall online population.

Jun 21 2010

Searches for World Cup Sponsors Surge in U.K.

Brands sponsoring the World Cup and its competing teams witness growth in searches from U.K. users.

Jun 15 2010

With Bing, Microsoft Grows Share of U.S. Searches by 50 Percent

A year after the launch of the Bing brand, Microsoft’s share of U.S. searches has grown by 50 percent.

Jun 11 2010

Visits to Social Sites Surpass Those to Search Engines in U.K.

U.K. users visited social networking sites more than they did search engines during May, according to Hitwise.

May 28 2010

Time Spent on Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo Dips in April

Google sees a gain in usage during April thanks largely to YouTube, according to Nielsen.

May 21 2010

Travel Search Ad Spending Grows Substantially in April

Spending from automotive and retail advertisers also shows strong growth, year-over-year.

May 14 2010

Top 10 U.K. Search Terms by Category, April 2010

April’s top 10 search terms by search volume from Hitwise.

Apr 30 2010

U.K. Online Video Views up 37 Percent in a Year

Facebook was fastest growing site in terms of views.