Google: Quarters down, year up

Mon 20 April 2009 09:10, Bas van den Beld

Google: Quarters down, year up

Last Thursday Google announced their first Quarter results of 2009. Compared to the last Quarter of 2008 Google saw a three percent decline in revenues. Compared to a year earlier though Google grew 6%.

Google CEO Eric Schmidt urged to point out the recession: "Google had a good quarter given the depth of the recession... These results underline both the resilience of our business model and the ongoing potential of the web as users and advertisers shift online".

The first Quarter revenues were a total of $5.51 billion (approximately 4.23 billion euros). 52% of this total came from outside the United States. The numbers weren't specified to Europe, but Google dit show that the UK had a total revenue of 562 million euros. With that the UK was good for 13% of the total revenues in the fist Quarter.

The rumours that Google is letting a lot of people only shows a little in the numbers given in the press release. Wordlwide Google now has 20,164 full-time employees, only a decrease of 58 compared to December 31st last year.

Google_Q1_2009

  • Comments (0)
  • Google
  • Tell-a-cowboy

Comment

  • HTML is not allowed. URLs are automatically clickable.
    * Email address is not shown



  • Google Nose
  • Flight Search
  • Flight Search
  • Ingress
  • Google Handwrite
  • McDonald tells you why burgers in ads look better in picture
  • Using Google search
  • Toyota iQ Street View – solves Google’s problem in Belgium

Events

Last event

Bloggers

  • J-P De Clerck
    J-P De Clerck

    Profession: Customer-centric digi...

    Company: Conversionation

  • Sam Murray
    Sam Murray

    Profession: Senior Search Consultant

    Company: Verve Search

  • Susie Hood
    Susie Hood

    Profession: Head of Copywriting

    Company: Click Consult / SEO C...

  • Tom Bogaert
    Tom Bogaert

    Profession: Managing Partner

    Company: QueroMedia


Latest Videos

Border_top
Border_bottom

Columns

  • Lizette van der Laan
    Social Media Image

    Is it the real you, the witty you, the person who reads the most interesting articles, makes t...




Newsletter

Subscribe to SC Newsletter:


RSS Feed

Are you a bloggerFacebook


Search



© 2014 Searchcowboys.com - All Rights Reserved - All views and opinions expressed are those of the authors of Searchcowboys.

All trademarks, slogans, text or logo representation used or referred to in this website are the property of their respective owners. Sitemap