Shopping With Yellow Pages

'Tis the season for shopping and at times endless aggravation finding stores that actually have the items you want in stock. I’m all about anything that can help ease the stress of the shopping experience. And one thing I rediscovered…

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TKG Data and Analysis: A Weekly Recap

Here is a recap of blog posts from the past week in case you missed any. Click below to read each post in full. Stubbs Executive Interview: Video, UGC and Call Tracking Yellowpages.com President Charles Stubbs stressed the IYP opportunity…

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Superpages Adds Another Distribution Partner

Idearc has announced another distribution deal aimed at satisfying SMB demand for performance-based advertising on Superpages.com. The latest deal involved Findology, a California-based company that operates the Zipcodez.com local search engine. Idearc will now place its PFP advertisers on the Zipcodez.com…

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Talking Local @ SES Chicago

I was at SES Chicago yesterday moderating a couple of panels, sharing duty with my colleague Mike Boland on the local track presented by The Kelsey Group. My first opportunity of the day was to interview Charles Stubbs of Yellowpages.com.…

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Yahoo! Reorgs Local Markets and Commerce

The way Yahoo! breaks up business segments is always instructive -- something we follow closely at The Kelsey Group as we do our best to sort out our Interactive Local Media, Marketplaces and Yellow Pages/Directional Advertising (“The Kelsey Report”) research…

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A Merger of Rivals in the Netherlands

European Directories and Truvo announced the possibility of a merger of their respective De Telefoongids and Gouden Gids directory operations in the Netherlands. According to the news release: Cornel Riklin, CEO of European Directories, said “We are very excited about…

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Closing the Book on ILM:07

It is hard for me to comprehend, but we are finally finished with ILM:07. We were grateful to have had 650 interesting and enthusiastic attendees from all over the world, 72 stimulating speakers, a full load of sponsors and an…

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