In comparison with the same period last year, sales stemming from internet advertisements raised by 13.9% in the second quarter of this fiscal year, to a whopping US$1.66 billion, says the Interactive Advertising Bureau and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

This is the third quarterly increase in ad sales on the trot, and the CEO of the ad bureau, Greg Stuart, says "Our prognosis for a continued and steady recovery is being realized, and the outlook remains bright." Source