Yep, it’s that time again. The sky is falling. Today, we’ll figure out who it’s supposed to be falling on by spinning the wheel of companies that the media feels great, true ambivalence towards and come up with . . . Facebook—no, at the last second, it’s Google. Okay, so let’s dump on Google today.
comScore’s data says that Google’s click growth on paid listings has slowed again:
- January’s clicks were off from December’s by 7.5% (January clicks = 532 M)
- February’s clicks were off January’s by 3% (February clicks = 515 M)
- February’s clicks were up over last February’s clicks by 3%
Can you hear the sarcasm when I say, “Well, geez, if that’s not a sure sign of a recession, I don’t know what is!”?