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Facebook Testing Web Search Box At Top Of Site
Some see it, some don't...
Bentler

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Msg#: 4287106 posted 10:28 pm on Mar 24, 2011 (gmt 0)

...perhaps they're just gauging the value for the placement.

The search box, which most likely directs users to the Bing-powered web results, would drive a substantial amount of search traffic...

 

rustybrick

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Msg#: 4287106 posted 10:50 am on Mar 25, 2011 (gmt 0)

Nope, this was malware. Facebook is not testing this.

mrguy

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Msg#: 4287106 posted 1:59 pm on Mar 25, 2011 (gmt 0)

To bad, because if they implemented search correctly, it would really be a game changer in the search industry.

Bentler

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Msg#: 4287106 posted 8:09 pm on Mar 25, 2011 (gmt 0)

It looks like you're right based on new reports such as, "Official: Facebook Not Testing Web Search Box, Says Malware Might Be To Blame".

I forgot the source link for this by the way - [allfacebook.com...]

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