As search and social media continue to evolve (and merge), Twitter takes a leap in front of Facebook (and Bing) and Google (and G+) - all indirect competitors. Above is a side-by-side comparison of a search for “Facebook”. The Twitter folks know what Google’s engineers may not yet realize. If you are searching “Facebook” on Google, you want information, news, and perspective. Not necessarily a link to Facebook.com - you have an app for that. This thanks to mobile operating systems moving to Macbooks and PC’s. Score one for the Apple + Twitter collaboration. You want “context”, a concept that Robert Scoble is currently writing about.
Smart post from http://websmithblog.com/. Worth a read!