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What Microsoft Can Do To Compete With Google

MakeYouGoHmm has a list of eight things Microsoft can do to compete with Google and AdSense in the coming year. Its an excellent post, with good ideas like MSN Spaces integration and opening AdCenter to all (no invite-only bull). And the best one? “Get the freaking checkbook” out! Yahoo is making you look like fools. There are plenty of great websites out there that can be had for very little and bring oodles of users. So buy ‘em!

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December 28th, 2005 Posted by Nathan Weinberg | General, Google, Corporate | 2 comments
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  1. 8 Things Microsoft Can do to Compete with Google in 2006

    TDavid has the list.

    1. Launch Adcenter for websites worldwide ASAP (no beta invite only garbage). Why can’t I sign up for this and add to our websites now? Why is Adcenter still in pilot status…

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  2. […] In this same vein, Nate Weinberg points to a blog post by “TDavid” titled 8 things Microsoft can do in 2006 to better compete against Google search and Adsense which if I may summarize, is “fish or cut bait.” Excerpt of number 1: 1. Launch Adcenter for websites worldwide ASAP (no beta invite only garbage). Why can’t I sign up for this and add to our websites now? Why is Adcenter still in pilot status? If this isn’t done in Q1-2006, they can pretty much forget about this doing anything unless their pay structure blows away all competitors. Adsense and YPN are gaining market share that MSN loses every day. […]

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