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  • 2017 Russian Jewelry Market Industry Report

    Accessories play a special role in the Russian fashion culture, especially jewelry.  Online shopping continues to expand in Russia – jewelry included. Searches for jewelry saw significant increase this past spring. Different gift-giving holidays also…

  • Russian eSports Tops European Gaming Revenues

    Gaming is one of Russia’s biggest industries, and Russia has the largest market for video games in Eastern Europe. In 2016, Russia’s gaming market was worth 1.4 billion dollars, making it the 11th largest market…

  • Russia ranks #1 in World for Online Dating App Share

    Online dating has become significantly more popular in more recent years, following the rise of technology and the Internet all over the world and our growing reliance on technology to navigate our daily lives. Online…

  • Russian mCommerce Research Report

    Similar to other parts of the world, mobile devices are becoming the dominant way to access the Internet in Russia. The rise of mobile devices has led to an increase in mCommerce – mobile shopping.…

  • Yandex Advertising News Q2 2017

    Russian Search Marketing is glad to bring readers the second Yandex advertising news update of 2017. The Yandex.Direct team has introduced several new features since the advertising news Q1 update. These features aim to help…

  • Russian May Holiday Travel

    The first and second weeks of May are a big travel period for vacationers in Russia. Russians take trips both domestically and internationally with back-to-back long weekends celebrating May 1st and May 9th – Labor…

  • Celebrations in Russia: Orthodox Easter

    Russian Orthodox Easter falls on April 16th this year, coincidentally the same day as Christian Easter. Since the Russian Orthodox Church follows the Julian calendar, Russian Orthodox Easter usually falls on a later date than…