Perhaps it’s just me, but I just noticed this today …
Does this make good business sense for Google, or does it shatter the illusion — that of the biggest ad revenue generating machine known to man being (previously) naked of any advertising on their home page?
And, now that they’ve put a different value on it, will it become a premium sell?
Quote “There will be no banner ads on the Google homepage or web search results pages. There will not be crazy, flashy, graphical doodads flying and popping up all over the Google site. Ever” — Marissa Mayer, VP of Search Products & User Experience, Google. Yes, it’s that Marissa Mayer, now President and CEO of Yahoo!