Coding For Online Success

September 22, 2007
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Capture search data on your site

In early September, ShoeMoney posed this question “Are You Selling Your Search Data For Pennies”. This was a very interesting post talking about using AdSense for search (
) to search your site and possibly generate revenue. This can be a great revenue tool for some, but as ShoeMoney mentions, that you are possibly throwing away incredibly useful data.

On one of my sites (eBay niche site using RSS feeds to populate the store), I thought it would be a great opportunity to see what my visitors might be interested to see on the site. I recently included the eBay API to pull in ‘featured’ auctions, but what featured auctions would be successful for me?
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