This January Google launched "Search Plus Your WorldÂ (SPYW)," a service thatÂ drastically customized search results based on social connections whileÂ bolsteringÂ visibility of Google+ products. While the new changes absolutely increased visibility for Google+, there was concern that SPYW wouldÂ negativelyÂ affect other social networks. Â Five months into the SPYW, traffic to Facebook Pages is down. However, it's also down from Bing, suggesting that SPYW isn't to blame.
PageLever, a Facebook analytics company, uncovered a significant drop in traffic post SPYW launch. The company studied 50 [...]
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