Press Releases

New Searchmetrics Study Reveals the Secrets of Success on Baidu, China’s Top Search Engine
Brands can rank high in Baidu organic searches even if they link to blocked US sites such as Facebook and YouTube finds new Searchmetrics Study.
29 Oct 2020
Searchmetrics Study: Baidu Ranking Factors Correlation Study
Searchmetrics makes two senior appointments to accelerate innovation and growth
Dr. Konstantinos Dolkas joins as CTO and Björn Darko becomes VP Product
20 Aug 2020
Searchmetrics press Release
Searchmetrics appoints Ken Ogenbratt as new CFO
Search and content optimization leader promotes internally to continue its accelerating growth path.
15 Apr 2020
Searchmetrics press Release
Bestbuy Wins Biggest Share of Google’s Page One Searches for Consumer Electronics - Amazon comes second
Searchmetrics Q4 2019 study reveals retail websites are failing to satisfy informational searches for consumer electronics.
11 Feb 2020
Online Market Report - Electronics US
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team to mobilize future growth strategy
Includes promotions of Doug Bell to Global CMO and Christian Broscheit to Global CRO.
10 Jan 2020
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team
New study: Competition is increasing in Google Shopping, but will this satisfy EU regulators?
Searchmetrics‘ data suggests majority of external ads on Google Shopping in Europe are placed via marketing agencies rather than the classic comparison-shopping sites that compete with Google. The study follows EU Commissioner Verstager expressing dissatisfaction with the quality of Google Shopping competition.
26 Nov 2019
Searchmetrics Google Shopping Study 2019
Searchmetrics Appoints Matt Colebourne as its New Global CEO
New hire brings extensive digital marketing industry leadership experience, including roles at DoubleClick, eSpotting and Trinity Mirror.
13 Nov 2019
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team
New Searchmetrics Lighthouse Ranking Factors Reports Deliver Custom Insights for Search Success
Combined insights from Google Lighthouse and Searchmetrics. Using each customer’s keywords to compare search performance in individual market against thousands of other direct competitors.
20 Mar 2019
Google Lighthouse Ranking Factors 2019
Searchmetrics appoints new Chief Operating Officer, Britta Mühlenberg
New Searchmetrics' COO will be focused on driving sustained growth to the benefit of customers, investors and employees
06 Mar 2019
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team
Wikipedia and YouTube Dominate Search Results Globally, a New Study Finds
Wikipedia retains its crown as the most visible website in Google search results globally based on its performance in organic search in ten countries, including the United States, UK, Germany and France.
28 Feb 2019
SEO World Rankings 2020
Searchmetrics founder Marcus Tober moves to new leadership position
Searchmetrics’ CTO will become the new Chief Innovation Officer (CIO) of the Searchmetrics Market Innovation Lab as of January 2019.
06 Dec 2018
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team
New Searchmetrics study: Google now wants brands to get niche-specific
Google ranking factors study highlights big variations in search strategies for different niches − from ‘weight loss’ to ‘furniture’ and ‘financial planning’.
17 Oct 2018
Searchmetrics Study: Niche Ranking Factors
Trump in search engines and social networks: How neutral are the results that Google and others display?
How neutral are the results that Google and others display?
04 Oct 2018
Trump in search engines and social networks
BrightEdge, Searchmetrics GmbH and its US subsidiary settle all legal claims between them
BrightEdge Technologies, Inc., Searchmetrics GmbH, and Searchmetrics, Inc. dismissed all legal claims between them as a result of a settlement.
23 Jul 2018
Searchmetrics announces strong new global leadership team
New Searchmetrics study: Faster web pages already rank higher in mobile searches – even before Google’s “Speed Update”
…And fast-loading AMP results now appear in over half of ecommerce, travel and finance related searches
28 Jun 2018
Searchmetrics Study: Mobile Speed in 2018
Searchmetrics Creates Digital Strategies Group
The Searchmetrics Digital Strategies Group offers data and consulting services to brands and agency partners seeking consistent revenue gains from earned media
14 Jun 2018
Searchmetrics Digital Strategies Group: We are obsessed with unlocking the mysteries of online performance.
New Searchmetrics Study: How Mobile Marketers Can Win on Google Page One with Universal Search
Fewer traditional links on page 1 means mobile marketers must target Google’s universal search boxes including videos & direct answers.
20 Mar 2018
Universal Search 2018: A Searchmetrics Whitepaper
Learn the latest Search and Content Marketing Secrets from Top Brands and Influencers at the Searchmetrics Summit 2018, London
Top digital marketing influencers, including speakers from Barclays, Trainline, TSB Bank and a number of leading agencies, will come together to share their successful search and content marketing strategies at the Searchmetrics Summit 2018.
14 Mar 2018
Searchmetrics Events: Summit London 2018 11
Searchmetrics Study: Online Health Sites Are Long-Winded – And Searchers Couldn’t Be Happier
New Industry-Specific Google Ranking Factors Research Finds Health Industry Bucks Trend of Less is More for Increasing Visibility Online.
15 Nov 2017
Searchmetrics Study: Health Ranking Factors
Searchmetrics Study: Did Google Shopping Really Gain an Unfair Advantage over its Competitors in the EU?
Analysis of search data shows Google Shopping gained 300% visibility in recent years even as competitor visibility declined. EU’s case may not be clear-cut
28 Sep 2017
Searchmetrics Google Shopping Study 2019
Fast-Loading AMP Pages Dominate Google’s First Page Results for Media and News Searches
Seachmetrics releases Google Ranking Factors Study for the Online Media Sector highlighting the importance of a good user experience.
26 Sep 2017
Searchmetrics Study: Media Ranking Factors 2017
Searchmetrics Announces Microsoft Word Add-in
Marketers now can create and optimize online content in real time using the Searchmetrics Content Experience directly within Microsoft Word.
14 Sep 2017
Searchmetrics Session: Header Content Experience
Google’s Key Travel Industry-Specific Search Ranking Factors Highlighted in New Searchmetrics Study
Travel brands rank higher by giving searchers a highly browsable experience finds new study.
12 Jul 2017
Searchmetrics Study: Travel Ranking Factors
Searchmetrics Content Experience Creates New Paradigm For Online Storytelling and Content Creation
Guided creation and optimisation helps marketers and writers deliver engaging, compliant-safe and revenue-producing content. Companies now can scale at ease by connecting content to audiences at the right time and in the right voice.
25 Apr 2017
Searchmetrics Session: Header Content Experience