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"Significantly overstated," is how Demand Media (DMD -9.6%) describes reports of sharply lower...

"Significantly overstated," is how Demand Media (DMD -9.6%) describes reports of sharply lower traffic to its flagship eHow site in the wake of changes to Google's search algorithm. Stifel Nicolaus sees just a 3% hit to revenue from the reduction in hits.
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  • Richard Mackenzie
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    Do we need to re-evaluate the business model risk of several companies that are heavily reliant on Google (or a similar situation)? How do you quantify the probability of something like this happening???
    18 Apr 2011, 10:27 AM Reply Like
  • Gaping hole in the ocean
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    better yet, who says Google gets to decide what you get to see and don't see when type in a search? Oh yeah Google, that's right I guess they better pay Ceasar his due.
    18 Apr 2011, 10:35 AM Reply Like
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