Don’t be evil. If you depend search for profitability and relevance. Or else Google cyber-squishes you into invisibility or irrelevance. As its latest culprit, RapGenius tasted in humbling submission, search is Google and Google is search. Don’t mess with its rules. Don’t cheat or play fast. Microsoft continues to plow millions and resources into Bing, and Apple’s Siri might even develop a believable personality to charm others, Google search remains King of search.
What does it all actually mean? Well, the fact that billions of internet users cannot live conveniently without search is the cornerstone of Google’s importance to the online world. Everything else Google does is or will eventually dovetail into its information sea. Android, ChromeOS, Glass and the many unannounced projects all tie into Google’s ultimate goal of being the King of know-all, serve-all universe
As Microsoft and Yahoo continue to discover, it is a very long… Continue reading →