June 2009 - 8-digital

Michael Jackson slows down Google

When the news started to break out about the death of Michael Jackson, Google feared that it was under attack as the number of people around the world searching for the latest news on the singer put immense strain on their systems. Users received an error message when searching for the latest news. The same too
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Twitter Study Shows less use then expected

Only 10% of Twitter users generate more than 90% of the content, a Harvard study of 300,000 users found. The Harvard study found that from 10 million users half of all users updated their page less than once every 74 days. On a typical online social network, they said, the top 10% of users accounted
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Facebook Vanity URL’s and SEO

Starting at 05:00 am GMT this Sunday, Facebook will be allowing users to lay claim to “vanity” URLs. This means you can have a personalised URL for your Facebook Page (facebook.com/yourname). So instead of finding studio8 Search at the following search engine unfriendly URL: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Studio8-Search/90135163173?created#/pages/Studio8-Search/90135163173?v=photos&viewas=687466742 You will now find us here: http://www.facebook.com/Studio8  Search This will
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