I know, this is clearly a commercial post, but I am enjoying the HitTail ads on Searchblog right now. They use the HitTail service to show, in the ad, search queries which result in visitors coming to Searchblog. I love it – as the curator of Searchblog, I keep going to the ad to see what query strings folks are putting in that result in new visits to my site. It’s a powerful way of showing the service’s value, I think, and a neat use of conversational marketing – following the principle of adding value to the conversation on a site without trying to control it. Queries I’ve found that made me smile:
and so on. It’s cool.