Monthly Archives: December 2010


With 70% Spam Links, Facebook Blocks URL Shortener

Update: links appear to be working on Facebook again. No word as to what arrangement Bitly made with Facebook. URL shorteners are often the biggest spam challenge facing sites that aggregate content submitted by users. Social news sites like Digg and Reddit never promote

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Surprising Stats of the Day: Facebook vs Twitter

Just when you thought you’d seen every comparison between Twitter and Facebook and came to the conclusion that they’re really two different sites with different uses and demographics, here comes another burst of information to confuse the issue, make you second guess what you thought

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Twitter 2010: The Year in Review

Just when we thought that 2009 was the wildest possible year for Twitter and that this year was going to bring some normalcy to the site, 2010 happened. In this Flowtown infographic insightfully titled “The Good, The Bad, The Ugly” we can see that the