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yahoo using adwords

yahoo advertising in google

   
2:51 pm on Nov 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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With the keywords : vacation usa
used in google.com, i noticed adwords from yahoo travel,
directing to yahoo travel search results, why they do this? I mean this is buying traffic from Google?
3:41 pm on Nov 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Not only Yahoo, but AOL are in that result. This is very common, of course-- try a search for "internet advertising" in Yahoo and see who comes up in one of the primo positions.
3:41 pm on Nov 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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yeah this is interesting hee hee
10:14 pm on Nov 7, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Hopefully the different search engines will allow this to continue; it's a refreshing taste of free market capitalism that we don't see much in the offline world.
3:47 pm on Nov 8, 2005 (gmt 0)

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This happens all the time on TV with ads (for example) for cable and cable channels on broadcast TV and other cable channels.