Yellow Book Latest to Offer Video

Yellow Book announced today that it has launched an online video advertising trial. Here is a bit from the press release: The trial is a test of selected Yellow Book advertisers from across the country. The advertisers represent a cross-spectrum…

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Superpages Launches Video Beta

Idearc's Superpages has launched a beta version of a video advertising product, the company announced today. Here is a copy of the announcement. Video has quickly emerged as an essential element for a fully functional local online product, even if…

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Free DA to Improve Video Search?

The NewTeeVee blog has some interesting thoughts following comments made by Google's Marissa Mayer at the Searchonomics conference going on today. Google's free directory assistance product, Goog-411 (past commentary here), will assist in helping Google develop speech to text ability,…

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The Future of Local Search in Europe

The Kelsey Group and AMR International joined forces to hold a summit in London on the Future of Local Search in Europe. It was an invitation-only affair, which is why you probably didn’t hear about it. Not surprisingly, most of…

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Did We Mention Video Is Big?

ComScore recently released its March Video Metrix rankings showing the phenomenal growth and acceptance of video content on the Web. According to the release: Five out of every seven U.S. Internet users (71.4 percent) streamed video online. Three out of…

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