Robert_Charlton - 10:05 am on Dec 5, 2012 (gmt 0) [edited by: tedster at 2:02 pm (utc) on Dec 5, 2012]
Next step bing vs google.
Bing has recently been pushing the negative ads in a big way... unusual, it seems, for big search engines. They've been using Infolinks recently too... wish I could remember the irrelevant word they pop up for. ;)
If we go into this topic in a big way, we ought to split off the discussion, as it will surely derail observations of serps changes during the month of December, which is the topic of this thread.
< note: we are covering the Bing/Scroogled story here - [webmasterworld.com...] >
Until then, here's Danny Sullivan's thoughtful take on this, from back in May...
Google Product Search To Become Google Shopping, Use Pay-To-Play Model
May 31, 2012
[edited by: tedster at 2:02 pm (utc) on Dec 5, 2012]