SEW Experts: Forget Tibet; Free the Content

Search Engine Watch Expert - Kevin RyanIn China, search engines are responsible for the content to which they provide links. This means anytime the Chinese government decides that a certain type of content isn’t worthy of its people, they can tell search engines not to list them. In today’s Searching for Meaning column, “Forget Tibet; Free the Content,” Kevin Ryan discusses the Chinese government’s ongoing efforts to censor the Internet.

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