Why Google needs to buy Twitter

This article over at Winning the Web, is brief and very much to the point.  There are probably more than three good reasons why Google should buy Twitter and probably a few why they should not.  But this article paints a crystal clear picture of why Twitter should be Google’s biggest concern.

3 Reasons Why Google Needs to Buy Twitter in Order to Survive

Twitter, in particular, is interesting. I’ve written before that Twitter is the future of search and I still stand by that claim 100%. In fact, both Google’s and Bing’s recent partnerships with Twitter to incorporate real time status updates into the search results is a clear step towards that direction. More and more people are starting to use Twitter, and the social platform will play a pivotal role in shaping the web and the online community.

Published in: on November 11, 2009 at 8:45 pm  Leave a Comment  

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