Archive for October, 2008

Google Posts Strong Q3 Results

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Google reported revenues of $5.54 billion for the quarter ended September 30, 2008 This represents a 31% increase in revenues year on year and a 3% increase quarter on quarter, so although the rate of growth is slowing Google is proving more resilient than Wall Street analysts predicted. Google’s results are a litmus test of […]

Online Advertising Up

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

The latest figures from the IAB (UK) in association with PwC and the World Advertising Research Centre (WARC) indicate that online advertising spend is up 21% in the UK despite the economic downturn. Headline figures are as follows: Online Advertising Spend in the first half of 2008 – £1.68 Billion Online Sales in the first […]