As we reach a mid point in 2008, Australian SEO companies are buzzing buzzing with new ideas, speculation and strategies for the next big search engine "thing".
With Google traffic surging from new iPhone purchases, we can expect mobile to be a BIG thing in the future. Google's current search engine marketshare is 77-85%, and is expected to keep rising as its popularity grows among mobile devices. Only Microsoft, the software behemoth, is said to be challenging the position with a yet-un-named search engine in development. If this proves to be true, it's likely the company would steer clear of pre-setting IE with their search tool - the anti-trust issue that plagued Microsoft when it pre-installed Internet Explorer on Windows in the mid 1990s is best not forgotten.
With all these developers, web designers have there work cut out making client designs both mobile friendly and possibly Microsoft friendly!