StraightUpSocial News Links for 8/14/2009

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Facebook’s Click-Through Rates Flourish … for Wall Posts

Abbey Klaassen at Advertising Age takes a closer look at recent research showing click-through rates for Facebook Wall posts to be as high as 6.49%.

Project Retweet: The End of RTs as We Know Them?

Jennifer Van Grove at Mashable catches us up on Twitter’s plan to change how retweets function and are displayed, in addition to concerns about the change.

DocStoc Launches a DocStore

Michelle Lentz at bub.blicio.us points out document sharing site DocStoc’s move into ecommerce with the launch of the DocStoc store, which competes with Scribd’s online store.

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