Archive for January 2007

SDForum SearchSIG – “Product Search” – Tuesday Feb. 13, 2007 – 6:30 PM at Yahoo! with Yahoo! Shopping, Shopzilla, TheFind, DottedPair

January 30, 2007

So it’s all set. The next SearchSIG will be on product search. The panel will have representatives from Yahoo! Shopping, Shopzilla, TheFind, and DottedPair. It will be moderated by Brian Smith of

Expect a lively discussion on the future of product search, monetization, user experience, and technology. Yes, I said lively. These guys all have a different approach to guiding customers to and through their site to find the right product at the right price.

Product search engines were the first true vertical search applications. Anyone interested in vertical search, e-commerce, feed management, and advanced search user experiences should check this out.

When: February 13, 2007

Time: 6:30 (registration) 7:00 (presentation)

Where: Yahoo! Main Campus, 701 First Ave. Sunnyvale Classrooms 4 & 5 in Building C

Register today!

Feel free to comment below or send me an email if you have suggested questions or topics that you’d like to cover.

beach [@]


SearchSIG – Product Search on

January 29, 2007

Here is the event:

I’ll update the blog with the final information tomorrow.