Jeeves Growing So Fast So Quickly

Apr 26, 2004 - 8:56 am 0 by
Filed Under

I remember when Ask Jeeves was just born, so small, so cute and was so eager to start its life. Now, a few years later, our Ask Jeeves has grown so big.

BusinessWeek published an article named Piper Jaffray Ups Ask Jeeves to Outperform, where I quote "as his analysis of search traffic suggests that Ask Jeeves, with 19% sequential growth from the fourth quarter, grew faster than Yahoo's 13%."

Over at WebmasterWorld a senior member makes sure to point out,

Comparing rates of growth doesn't tell the whole story. AJ is coming from the basement in terms of market share, while Yahoo has a much larger audience. 19% of a small number is smaller growth (expressed as actual numbers) than 13% of a significantly larger number.


Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community


Search Video Recaps

Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles

Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: May 29, 2024

May 29, 2024 - 10:00 am

Google Discover Feed Not Loading For Some Searchers

May 29, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Maps

Google Business Profile Call History & Chat Going Away

May 29, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google Search Working To Surface Site When Site Name Is Referenced In Query

May 29, 2024 - 7:31 am

Two Conflicting Google AI Overview CTR Studies

May 29, 2024 - 7:21 am
Google Maps

Google Business Profiles Shows Product Rejection Details

May 29, 2024 - 7:11 am
Previous Story: The sandbox effect