• http://www.buzzmaven.com/ Scott Clark

    Ugh… where’s the zip code lookup version of this… I totally need it!

  • Larry Kim

    headline should be: organic site searches have become paid search.

  • Gregory David Keet

    As Larry says… this is indeed a move towards google promting people to use paid search result more frequently… another clever marketing tool brought to you from Google.

  • Ben

    Does this only work for websites that utilize Google Site Search or will it work with site searches not associated with Google (Solr, Sphinx, ElasticSearch)?

  • http://www.davidnrothwell.com/ David Rothwell

    All keywords potentially have a commercial $value, so it’s right and inevitable Google should increase the way its platform is used to monetise them in exchange for appearing there.