Google “Noticias” On The Homepage Lives On Despite End Of Google News Spain

by Greg Sterling
In the wake of the closure of Google News Spain yesterday “external traffic” had fallen 10 to 15 percent, according to data provided to Mathew Ingram by Chartbeat. However overall traffic at the time of the analysis was relatively stable, suggesting direct navigation. In Germany news publishers saw a dramatic traffic loss upon removal of their “rich snippets” from Google News.Read the full article