Facebook Ads: Can They Beat Google? (Infographic)

05/18/2012 09:09 am ET
  • Ron Dicker General Assignment Reporter, The Huffington Post

Comparing the advertising power of Facebook, the world's biggest social network, to Google, the world's biggest search engine, strikes us as a little apple-y and orange-y. But as the hysteria behind Facebook's Friday IPO reaches a crescendo, nothing seems off-limits. The search-engine consultant WordStream took a stab at constructing a report card (h/t adverblog.com) comparing the two. The chart is tough on the eyes but the info might give you an edge in a bar argument. As for the winner? Read on.

Facebook vs. Google Display Advertising - Comparing the value of the world's largest advertising venues. [INFOGRAPHIC]

© WordStream, provider of a Google Keyword Tool for Search Engine Marketing.

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