Visual search: Everything you need to know.

Visual Search — The Ultimate Guide: Statistics, News, Trends, and Tips

A comprehensive visual search resource for the latest trends, stats, news, and strategy tips.

Last updated: October 18, 2021.

Visual Search Guide: Table of Contents

What is Visual Search?

Google’s new visual search technology. Consumers can add text-based context to their image query.

Why is Visual Search Important?

Visual search strategy for fashion. Fashion brands can now engage with users through mobile phone cameras.

As part of a broader trend, visual search can be packaged under ‘sensory search’ alongside the well-documented growth of voice search and the introduction of more tactile interactions with websites.

Visual Search Statistics

Google Lens Search Statistics

Pinterest Visual Search Statistics

Visual search statistics infographic

Visual Search Technology: Retailers

Visual Search Marketing: Brands Using Visual Search Today

Visual Search in the News

Visual Search Acquisitions and Fundraising

Pinterest Visual Search News

Wired podcast: Pinterest CEO on the future of visual search.

Google Lens Visual Search News

Google Lens announcements presentation

Amazon Visual Search News

Facebook and Instagram Visual Search News

Visual Search Quotes

The future of search
Visual search: object detection
Visual search: user behaviors
Visual search: breaking down images
Amazon visual search
Visual search: ecommerce personalisation
The evolution of search
Why visual search will take off, according to Amazon
https://www.bondcap.com/report/itr19/#view/86

Visual Search Charts and Graphs

https://www.retail-insight-network.com/comment/rise-of-visual-search-2019/
https://www.perficientdigital.com/insights/our-research/image-recognition-accuracy-study
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Emarketer: https://www.emarketer.com/content/how-do-smart-speakers-stack-up-against-visual-based-retail-technology
https://www.bondcap.com/report/itr19/#view/80
https://www.bondcap.com/report/itr19/#view/79
Business Insider: https://www.businessinsider.com/target-to-bring-pinterest-lens-to-app-2017-9
Google Lens
https://www.bondcap.com/report/itr19/#view/81
https://www.emarketer.com/content/visual-search-2018
Source: https://newsroom.pinterest.com/en/post/celebrating-one-year-of-pinterest-lens
https://www.businessinsider.com/ebay-debuts-visual-search-for-mobile-app-2017-10?IR=T
Source: https://www.searchenginejournal.com/visual-search-images/213324/
https://sparktoro.com/blog/new-jumpshot-2018-data-where-searches-happen-on-the-web-google-amazon-facebook-beyond/
https://heapanalytics.com/blog/data-stories/4-key-facts-you-should-know-before-allocating-ad-spend
https://www.emarketer.com/content/pinterest-makes-roughly-7-per-user
https://www.emarketer.com/content/pinterest-makes-roughly-7-per-user
https://www.raconteur.net/technology/what-is-visual-search

Visual Search Trends

Challenges Visual Search Must Overcome

Visual Search Engines and APIs

‘Big Tech’ Visual Search Engines

Visual Search Resources

https://www.slideshare.net/ClarkBoyd/brightonseo-2018-september-28-how-to-optimize-for-visual-search

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