Google ending newspaper ad sales program (International Herald Tribune)

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Google Print Ads, which sought to bring the company’s automated sales method to the newspaper industry, fell short of expectations.

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Cost-cutting Google scraps newspaper ad program (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Google Inc. is giving up on selling print ads for the ailing newspaper industry, ending a 2-year-old attempt to extend its dominance of Internet marketing into another medium.

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Google to halt Print Ads program for newspapers (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

Google Inc will kill a program to sell newspaper advertising because it is not making enough money, a blow to its efforts to expand its ad expertise beyond the Internet.

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Cost-cutting Google scraps newspaper ad program (USA Today)

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Google Inc. is giving up on selling print ads for the ailing newspaper industry, ending a 2-year-old attempt to extend its dominance of Internet marketing into another medium.

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