You've got ads in my search results!
You've got search results in my ads!
Snap.com has relaunched with ads and results mixed together. Hasn't been a mix like this since Reeses peanut butter cups.
The interface is sluggish and very big. From what I can tell, the index is a bit limited and updates far less frequently than Google and the others. That said, Bill Gross is no dummy, so I wouldn't count this out. If iwon.com could work, there is no reason this cant.
Snap.com is a new, weird and quite interesting search engine One of the weirder interfaces I've seen in a while - large, almost full-size screencaps, heavy on Ajax and interesting interface technologies. Pretty interesting... And the blog has nice digg-like buttons which I might have to steal...
Snap.com Blurs Lines Between Ads, Content
By Michael Liedtke, AP Business Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Internet search engine Snap.com is hoping to expand its sparse audience by making Web surfing more like channel surfing on a TV, but the startup might attract more attention with another change that further blurs the lines separating ads from listings retrieved by objective formulas.
Tuesday, May 16, 2006