Check out the top SEO, search engine and Internet marketing industry news stories from around the Web this week.
Shoppers Research Deals via Mobile and Online Ahead of 2011 Black Friday Sales
Black Friday online shopping increased 26% this year compared to last year, according to comScore. Americans are now going online to shop on Thanksgiving night which is resulting in more money spent.
Google+ Is Slowly Invading Google’s Main Search Results
Content from Google+ is beginning to show up in the Google search results. Check out the recent changes here.
YouTube Passes 20 Billion Video Views in One Month
According to comScore, online video viewership reached record levels in October. YouTube received over 20 billion views for the first time.
Google News Gets Social, Adds +1’s
Now when Google users are logged in, they’ll sometimes see socially promoted stories in their news spotlight.
Google Searchers User Autocomplete Most, Ignore Google Instant (Eye Tracking Study)
A recent eye tracking study from Rosetta gives interesting insight on Instant, Instant Previews, universal search results, Places and autocomplete.