Google Shopping

  • Google Shopping’s Transition To Pay-For-Play Completes On Oct. 17

    Google Shopping’s Transition To Pay-For-Play Completes On Oct. 17

    Although it wasn’t among the services Google axed during its latest bout of “spring cleaning,” it’s definitely the end of an era for Google Shopping: starting on October 17th, the service formerly known as Google Product Search will make the full transition to a Paid Listings Service here in the U.S. It’s another example of Google’s changing position on… Read More

  • Google Starts Blending Web And Shopping Search Results Again

    Looks like Google is rolling out more tests with integrating results from its Shopping / Product Search engine (former Froogle) in traditional web search queries, right before the start of the holiday period. This isn’t necessarily new (see this WebMasterWorld forum entry from November 2007), but it does appear to be more widespread now. Our tipster says he’s had 5 of his friends… Read More