• Facebook’s new algorithm changes are probably going to be painful for publishers, especially those that still get a large chunk of their traffic from the social giant.
  • In general, publishers have seen Facebook traffic to their websites decline for more than a year, thanks to Facebook’s previous algorithm tweaks as well as moves by publishers themselves to be less reliant on the social media company.
  • Topix, which now pays Facebook for traffic, had previously been burned by changes to Google’s algorithm.

    Source: https://www.recode.net/2018/1/25/16927676/facebook-algorithm-change-publisher-traffic-lose-advertising-reach-distribution