Selling advertising space on the Internet is big business and this is why Google is at the top of the tech totem pole. Very early on, companies very quickly came to the conclusion that online advertising was the way to get their message out there, and if you are Google, with a huge dominant popular search engine at your disposal, then you are ideally placed to offer that advertising. Cue flowing mountains of cash.
Today’s infographic shows the companies which did the most ad and promo spending in 2011, as well as the top tech advertisers for that year, and a breakdown of how the money was spent.
Let us know in the comments what you think of the infographic. Any surprises?
Infographic Source: www.onlinebusinessdegree.org
Image Source: Online Classified Ad, via Shutterstock