This Google whitepaper examines the changes in video gamer digital behaviors through the lens of millions of tablet, desktop, and mobile searches. It also explores the meaningful link that exists between online engagement and game sales. Our research uncovers the following key trends:
- More engagement: searches per gamer increased 20% year over year.
- More research: 4 in 10 searches occur before a game releases.
- More mobile: 1 in 10 searches happen on mobile devices.
- More sales: 84% of game sales can be predicted by search clicks.
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Google has patented a system that displays search results and ads based on where you move your mouse.
Mountain View first filed for the patent — dubbed a “system and method for modulating search relevancy using pointer activity monitoring” — in February 2005, and the US patent office rubber-stamped the application earlier this month, as noticed by TechEye.
Search engines such as Google’s already order search results according to click-through rates — i.e., how often users click on particular hyperlinks. The new patent takes this idea a (large) step further, looking to reorder search results by monitoring when users show interest in web content without actually clicking on it.
“If the information being sought…is already available…in the search results (i.e., not requiring the user to click though to receive additional information), [today's] search engine may not receive user feedback about the relevancy of the informational item to the search,” reads the patent-speak. Sigue leyendo