Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Organic listing vs. sponsored listing - a definition

hi everyone

o-genki desu ka?

here is a bit of info from a white paper on a website I just found called Net Applications...

ja ne, thanks for reading. -Suzy

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Sponsored listing - Search engine result where placement is typically determined in order of the highest pay-per-click

Organic listing - Natural search engine listing determined when a search engine finds your site through a crawler or search engine submission.

Spider or bot - a computer program that systematically performs a function on a website, such as, repeatedly clicking on a sponsored link for a specific search term or URL