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Fri - 22.09.2017


Old news is new again thanks to Facebook's frictionless sharing

Old news is new again thanks to Facebook's frictionless sharing

Some news websites are seeing remarkably strong traffic to old stories, prompting an intriguing question -- how important is it, really, that news be new?

Tim Bradshaw reports in the Financial Times about "a surge of Facebook traffic to years-old stories" since some websites enabled the open graph, or so-called "frictionless sharing," to Facebook of every article a person reads.

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Author

Anton Jolkovski

Date

2011-11-30 09:12

Shaping the Future of the News Publishing


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