Does Google Play Favorites on Adwords?

We use Google Adwords as part of a comprehensive strategy to promote our business on the web because it’s effective though inexorably expensive and subject to spam clicks, says my subjective opinion. What happens though when Google confers a tangible advantage upon a single company in a hyper competitive market? Bye bye subjectivity, hello anti competition.

In early June I noticed a furniture moving company with a terrific feature as part of their Adwords campaign. Image Extensions allows a paid advertiser a visual element to show rather than just tell. 

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Given the competitive nature of the Vancouver market we too …
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