Dave Morin, founder and CEO of of Path , is literally on a path towards making the private social network into a freemium business along the lines of Evernote. In an interview with TechCrunch, he said we can expect to see changes this year to the ‘personal network’ which famously limits you to your ‘real’ 150 friends and family. He said that since launching the new search engine on Path, traffic had gone up by 40%, and that is only with search being available in English. Since Path is available in 18 languages, there is plenty more engagement to be had with users.
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