Monthly Archives: February 2010

Comparing Twitter, Facebook, and Google Buzz Traffic

By |February 23rd, 2010|

Comparing Twitter, Facebook, and Google Buzz Traffic
On Feb. 22, Twitter gave users (and non-users) a report of how much activity has been going on through the service. Since its inception in Jan. 2007, the number of Tweets each day has now grown to the insane amount of almost 50 million. That’s an average of almost 600 […]

Microsoft and Yahoo Paid Search Agreement

By |February 22nd, 2010|

Details of the MSN/Yahoo Paid Search Agreement (Reposted)
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT – News) and Yahoo! (Nasdaq:YHOO – News) announced today that they have received clearance for their search agreement, without restrictions, from both the U.S. Department of Justice and the European Commission, and will now turn their attention to beginning the process […]

Twitter’s Traffic Up 9%, Thanks To Google

By |February 22nd, 2010|

According to Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Land’s News Editor, Twitter’s Traffic is up nine percent from December to January. Using information from VentureBeat, ComScore, and Experian Hitwise, he attributes this to be due to Google adding real-time results to their search interface in December.
 
“It [has] had a major impact on people discovering Tweets in the search results,” […]