Msg#: 3808437 posted 8:59 am on Dec 16, 2008 (gmt 0)
Nearly 1 in 4 Britons (24%) believe that the order of the search listings they use cannot be influenced by the publishers of websites listed, whilst a similar proportion (22%) suspect that results are ordered entirely according to how much has been paid by the websites listed. 1 in 5 consumers (19%) have no idea at all how results are compiled, and 5% believe that search listings are arranged completely at random like a lottery.
Msg#: 3808437 posted 10:12 am on Dec 16, 2008 (gmt 0)
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