bing will officially become a major threat to google very soon. you read it here first, folks. searchers and webmasters have waved the google banner all of their google lives, but google MUST stop treating their good webmasters like crap….or these webmasters will drop them like a safe at the first opportunity.
"oh, how the might have fallen" comes to mind. the company's been lucky that "google" has become a part of our vernacular as a verb to find information. but….all it takes is for colbert, letterman, the daily show, etc. to start using "bing it" and the sheep will follow. so now where are you, google? a severe decline in users/searches and webmasters who have left you. how will your advertisers and stock holders feel about that?
you've been in power a long time and it's beginning to show. unfortunately, in a negative way.
i usually praise google/android's existence, but i think they need a little wake-me-up call. be good people. be ethical. don't be machiavellian. then the people will follow you to the ends of the earth.
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