If The WSJ.com Says Goodbye To Google, It Will Also Say Goodbye To 25 Percent Of Its Traffic

Whenever Rupert Murdoch goes back to his home country of Australia, he loosens up and says things to the press (usually his own outlets) that he might not say in the U.S. Of course, everyone in the U.S. picks up on it and it becomes a big story, as it did today after Murdoch told his own Sky News that he might start blocking Google and other search engines from giving searchers full access to articles on the Wall Street Journal's website, WSJ.com.

  • Samsung gegen ZTE: Die LTE-Einsteigerklasse im Test
    The euro fell to its lowest level since March 2006 amid speculation the ECB will begin a program of quantitative easing, while growing uncertainty over Greece’s future in the eurozone weighed on confidence.
    01/15/2014 - 6:04 am | View Link
  • Mark Pincus
    Zynga CEO Mark Pincus told 18% of his employees goodbye in a letter to staff. Subscriber Content Read Preview Who is in Charge at Zynga? July 2, 2013 05:40 p.m. Don Mattrick's move to become CEO of Zynga caught many by surprise, given founder Mark Pincus ...
    06/3/2013 - 12:24 pm | View Link
  • If The WSJ.com Says Goodbye To Google, It Will Also Say Goodbye To 25 Percent Of Its Traffic
    If Murdoch wants fewer people coming to the WSJ.com and other news sites he controls, blocking Google from indexing those sites is the perfect way to achieve that goal. Just over 25 percent of the WSJ.com’s traffic comes directly from Google or Google ...
    11/8/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
  • Goodbye from tweetmeme
    We're really proud of TweetMeme but all good things must come to an end. Thank you for your fantastic support over the past 3 years.
    03/2/2015 - 9:34 am | View Website
  • Opinion, Editorials, Columns, Op-Ed, Letters to the Editor ...
    Wall Street Journal opinion and commentary on politics, the economy, social issues and government.
    03/2/2015 - 6:28 am | View Website
  • The Wall Street Journal
    Thousands March in Moscow for Slain Activist Thousands of Russians gathered in downtown Moscow for a march in memory of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, who was shot ...
    03/2/2015 - 3:36 am | View Website
  • Orkut Blog
    Ten years ago, Orkut was Google’s first foray into social networking. Built as a “20 percent” project, Orkut communities started conversations, and forged ...
    03/1/2015 - 9:31 pm | View Website
  • Google to Encrypt ALL Keyword Searches: Say Goodbye to ...
    Search HubSpot's Blogs. Start typing... Press return/enter to start your search
    03/1/2015 - 3:05 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News