Google Indexes Far Fewer Tweets Than Previously Believed

by Jennifer Slegg
With marketers paying so much attention to the social media power of Twitter, there hasn’t been a close look at how well tweets by users on Twitter get indexed nor how much of an impact those tweets have on Google. Google does not currently have data directly from Twitter (aka “the firehose”) to index tweets. Instead, they simply crawl it as they do any other website.Read the full article