Google: Banner ads on front page.


Google’s search engine gained our attention, when it started in 1998, because its opening search page, and following results page, was uncluttered by adverts and other elements (especially banner ads). Actually was characterized by its simplicity. Also, in 2000 Google’s founder Larry Page and Sergey Brin, were offered $3m by Visa to display an ad for the credit card company on the site homepage, but Google turned it down, even though the site was losing … Continue reading

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