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[REBOL] Re: Advert on Google

From: carl::cybercraft::co::nz at: 14-Sep-2002 14:55

On 14-Sep-02, [SunandaDH--aol--com] wrote:
> Next time you search on for "rebol", take a look at the > "sponsored links" -- the advert to the right. > ("Open source, zero-install, thin user interface > platform") are paying around 0.13USD per click for that advert. > They've "bought" the adword "rebol".
> It's nice to know that a potential competitor is targeting Rebol. > Someone other than us developers taking it seriously! > xwt are not getting many clicks though -- Google estimates 5.2 a > day. RT could have the top adword spot for an estimated 0.72USD a > day.
Given they top the results spot, (at least for me in NZ), they're doing okay for free I think. And they're not doing too bad for "x internet" either, being in sixth spot - one ahead of something called the "Internet Explorer Home Page". (:
> Compare that with its estimate for "java" -- an estimated 2700 > clicks a day. > (You probably won't see the advert if you use national variants of > Google:, etc. And you may not see it in > if Google thinks your IP address is from a country for > which xwt are not buying the word).
No - can't see it. Even if I go to, the results URL is -- Carl Read