Marissa Mayer Articles

Yahoo Reports Q2 Earnings As Marissa Mayer Takes Charge Yahoo Reports Q2 Earnings As Marissa Mayer Takes Charge

Yesterday, Yahoo announced big news as ex-Googler Marissa Mayer was tapped to be the company’s next President and CEO. Mayer, who is only 37 years old and pregnant, if definitely not your average Fortune 500 CEO. Mayer, who is credited …

Marissa Mayer Gets Her First Request From The Internet Community Marissa Mayer Gets Her First Request From The Internet Community
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Yesterday, Yahoo announced the surprising news that they had hired ex-Googler Marissa Mayer as their next President and CEO. Mayer, who was Google’s 20th employee, first female engineer, and youngest executive, had recently been leading Google’s local team. It was …

Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo CEO, Is Also Pregnant Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo CEO, Is Also Pregnant
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Talk about an exciting year. Yesterday, we heard the surprising news that Yahoo had tapped Marissa Mayer to be the company’s new CEO. It wasn’t surprising that Yahoo would pick Mayer – as nobody questions the qualifications of the first …

Google’s Marissa Mayer Tapped As Yahoo’s New CEO Google’s Marissa Mayer Tapped As Yahoo’s New CEO
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Marissa Mayer, the youngest member of Google’s executive team, has just become the CEO of Yahoo!. Yahoo! just announced Mayer as President, CEO, and board member of the company. Yahoo! had been shopping around for a new CEO for a …

Google’s Marissa Mayer Portrayed As Walmart Employee In Lego Art Google’s Marissa Mayer Portrayed As Walmart Employee In Lego Art

SEOBook has put out a whole bunch of Google, SEO and Marketing-related lego-style art, it commissioned. We already looked at Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt as the evil ice cream man and the artist’s renditions of Matt Cutts, Amit Singhal …

Wal-Mart Nominates Google VP Marissa Mayer to Board Wal-Mart Nominates Google VP Marissa Mayer to Board

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has just announced that it will nominate Google vice president Marissa Mayer for election to it’s board, at its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on June 1st. Mayer had this to say on the nomination – “I am very …

Google Executive’s Brother Accused of Brutalizing his Girlfriend

Women’s groups are reporting dramatic increases in domestic abuse across the country; the increase is thought to be correlated with the rise in economic stress. When money gets tight couples tend to argue as they feel more strain and fear …

Google+ Check-In Offers May Launch Next Week Google+ Check-In Offers May Launch Next Week

Google’s Marissa Mayer spoke at LeWeb in Paris, and reportedly said that Google+ will be launching check-in deals next week. Google+ has had check-ins for months. They’re easier to access on the iPhone app than the Android app (interestingly enough), …

Google’s Marissa Mayer Threatened With Bizarre, Lewd Tweets Google’s Marissa Mayer Threatened With Bizarre, Lewd Tweets
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A man has been arrested and indicted on felony charges for using Twitter to harass and ultimately threaten top Google exec Marissa Mayer. Mayer, VP of Maps and Location Services at Google, has become one of the most public faces …

Google: We Already Have Groupon-Like Products
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Google’s Marissa Mayer recently made the switch from the company’s VP of search products to focusing on the company’s geo and local products.

Marissa Mayer Gets New Titles At Google

Next to Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt, Marissa Mayer is Google’s best-known exec.  Everyone who wishes to stay current will have to learn to associate a fresh title or two with her, though, as the former vice president of search products and user experience is taking on new responsibilities.

Reports indicate Mayer will now supervise Google’s products and services related to local markets and geolocation.  What’s more, she’s supposed to join Google’s operating committee, which is an elite group of decision makers within the company.

Google Does Bing Imitation With Background Images
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We’ll admit right here: you probably already have a very good idea what this article’s about.  But if you don’t, please visit Google.com and take in whatever desert or field of flowers is on display as a background image.  And now consider yourself up to speed on the fact that Google’s mimicking Bing.

Google Officially Rolling Out the New SERPs
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Update 5: Now Marissa Mayer, VP Search Products & User Experience has officially announced the new design, and included the following video:

Google Year-End Zeitgeist Published

Although 2009′s still one month short of being over, Google followed Bing and Yahoo this morning by identifying the year’s major search trends.  Perhaps unsurprisingly, "Michael Jackson" was one of the most common terms, and interest in the 2008 Olympics waned.

Marissa Mayer Talks Real-Time Search, Twitter

In late May, Larry Page stated at a conference that he believes real-time search is a necessity.  He also referenced Twitter.  Now, Marissa Mayer’s performed a sort of follow-up on both counts, and this might indicate an official corporate interest.

Google’s Mayer Testifies on Future of Journalism
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Marissa Mayer, Vice President of Search and User Experience at Google is testifying on Capitol Hill today before the Senate Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet.

Popular Game Themes Come To iGoogle

Never mind money, search, and advertising for a minute.  Whether you go home every evening and power up a PS3 or just have fond memories of early arcade and Nintendo games, Google’s got something to bring a smile to your face as gaming themes for iGoogle have been unveiled.

Google Glitch Creates Confusion
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Google experienced a glitch on Saturday morning when the message, "This site may harm your computer," was displayed next to every single Google search result.

Google blames the glitch on human error. On the Official Google Blog, VP, Marissa Mayer explains.

Google Ocean May Be Ready At Last
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For fans of certain science fiction television shows, space has long been the final frontier.  But for a particular search giant, Google Sky covered that, and it’s instead the task of representing the ocean that has been something of a challenge.  Google may soon address the issue with the help of some fairly important people. 

Rumor: Mayer Leaving Google?
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This is strictly rumor, but Valleywag is reporting the gossip that one of Google’s more "famous" employees may be on the way out. That would be Vice President of Search Products & User Experience, Marissa Mayer. Owen Thomas at VW writes:

Top Googlers, overheard at a holiday party, chattered about Mayer’s departure as a matter of if, not when. And in some ways, it’s surprising she’s stayed as long as she has.

Mayer Closes The Door On Chrome’s Beta Tag
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Update: Google has officially announced the removal of the beta label on Chrome, via the Official Google Blog.

Prepare to say goodbye to something that serves as both a safety net and warning sign for Google Chrome.  Although she didn’t give a timeframe, Marissa Mayer herself has confirmed that the browser’s beta tag will be removed.