Barry Diller's take on Latin America and Spanish searchers

Feb 27, 2006 - 5:22 pm 0 by
Filed Under

After the keynote, which Barry also covered, I got the opportunity to get introduced with Barry Diller and spend a couple minutes with him. So I asked, "what is your vision in all of this for Ask with regards to Latin America and Spanish searchers in general?". He responed, "Latin America is a very important market for Ask going forward (along with other markets too). I think we're not doing enough and all of that will be changing."

That sounds to me like a COMMITMENT to GROWTH. Perhaps Barry understands that Latin America represents an opportunity to gain market share over its competitors? Smart guy! Then again, what if Ask's competitors are way ahead already and it will difficult to catch up as it has been in the U.S. market. Only time will tell, it's still to early to know. In my opinion, they have all just gotten started within the last 12 months.

Opportunities come and go, very few get a good chance to really profit BIG on them. Outstanding keynote! I see great things going on at Ask.


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 27, 2024

May 27, 2024 - 10:00 am

In Face Of AI Overview Backlash, Google Updates Docs With How To Show Web Only Results & How To Give Feedback

May 27, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google's John Mueller Blasts The Concept Of Toxic Links, Again

May 27, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Some Reporting Fewer Links Reported In Google Search Console

May 27, 2024 - 7:31 am

Google Images "See Exact Matches" Helps You Find Who Stole Your Images

May 27, 2024 - 7:21 am

Google Mobile Tests Large Blue Visit Button On Search Results

May 27, 2024 - 7:11 am
Previous Story: Search Head Or Search Tail? Getting The Mix Right
Next Story: Ads Beyond Search