Kijiji to Google: don’t forget about us!

14 Dec 2012

Kijiji is the 9th most trafficked website in Canada, according to Comscore. That’s got to amount to a few searches on Google, right? Not according to Google’s “Zeitgeist List of Most Searched in Retail 2012,” where Kijiji doesn’t place at all.

Kijiji caught the oversight and has turned it into a mini PR bonanza, using Google’s own Trends analytics tool to show Kijiji as the most searched retail

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Brian Blum

Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.