Wait, Facebook is MySpace?

Janet Fouts

On Twitter today Myspace is trending, not because it’s about Myspace but because people are suggesting Facebook is doomed to the same fate as Myspace. Facebook is showing off a brand new look and as usual everybody’s in a snit about it.

Myspace Integrates Facebook

Mindjumpers

Tweet Until now, the integration between Myspace and Facebook has been limited. Myspace has got a brand new design and now enables their users to Connect with Facebook to transfer likes and interests. The more you use Myspace, the more badges you’ll earn.

What Should We Expect from the New MySpace?

Mindjumpers

Until 2008, MySpace was with its 76 million monthly unique users the most popular social network in the world and a pioneer of its kind. In short, as Facebook started to dominate the social media sphere, Myspace was quickly forgotten. MySpace reborn?

Users flee MySpace | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

The Case For Myspace

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In the end, the buying and selling of Myspace will be a positive business move for News Corp. In June 2006, Myspace became the most popular online social networking site in the United States. Did Facebook's success and the changing landscape of Myspace make it an undesirable business moving forward for News Corp.? According to the Wikipedia entry for Myspace , the company had a 2009 estimated revenue of $395 million with over 30 million users as of June 2011. myspace.

Social Class Distinction Between MySpace and Facebook » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > MySpace and Facebook: A Social Class Divide? MySpace and Facebook: A Social Class Divide? It’s a lot easier to do on MySpace than Facebook.

Preview of the New Myspace.com [Video]

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The new Myspace from Myspace on Vimeo. From New.Myspace.com (as of 09/25/12): We’re hard at work building the new Myspace, entirely from scratch. But we’re staying true to our roots in one important way—empowering people to express themselves however they want.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The Irony: MySpace Okay, so in my previous paragraph, I mention that you should be an early adopter of social networks. Below, the pie graph: Quite honestly, I don’t feel that I’ve lost out by not taking MySpace more seriously. MySpace?

MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

www.huffingtonpost.com

Today MySpace is reborn as a content centric discovery platform. As MySpace execs explained to me, they went looking under the hood and found a untapped goldmine of member generated tastes, picks and passions. But thats changing, as the MySpace team began to look at members behavior. "I

Forget Facebook and MySpace – Wall Street Journal Shares Your Information Too

Stay N' Alive

Next, they created, then deleted, then re-created a MySpace story about the same thing that MySpace is doing for their users. Facebook and MySpace also do this in various capacities, also optional (gender is required on Facebook though). You store your information on Facebook and MySpace as well, but what wsj.com is complaining about is the fact that Facebook and MySpace are allowing other services to share their users’ data with others.

6 Lessons Learned From the Demise of MySpace | facebook | Social.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 6 Lessons Learned From the Demise of MySpace September 8th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Once the undisputed king of social media (at least in the U.S.), But back to MySpace.

First Look at New Myspace.com

Idaconcpts

Social Media myspace myspace.com new myspace new myspace screenshots new myspace.com new myspace.com screenshotsOn December 4, 2012 I received an invite to join the new Myspace.com. Here are some screenshots from the new Myspace.com. You choose your identity from a limited list.

Why More Members, Money, and Ads Don’t Always Mean More Success: A B2B Marketer’s Survival Guide

Webbiquity SMM

So the question is–are there things that today’s B2B marketers can learn from history, specifically, the tremendous success of Facebook and the rise, fall and possible resurrection of Myspace? In 2006, Myspace was the most visited U.S. Myspace’s dominance would not last though.

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Find and Reserve Your Social Media Name

Pamorama

Brand Branding Facebook Google Plus Marketing MySpace Personal Branding Pinterest Search SEO Social Media Social Media Marketing Social Network Twitter YouTube Brand Names

The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Today, MySpace can be grouped under this category. Classmates.com and MySpace are two social networks in their decline stage. I think most of us agree that MySpace is dead. Launched in 2003, MySpace concentrated on the music niche. This is a guest post by Babu M. Varghese.

Backing Up Your Own Social Data

Small Business Mavericks

And just in case you don’t believe me, you should read this article about a recent MySpace foible. It seems that MySpace may be plotting its own early demise. Well, that’s what happened at MySpace. And how did MySpace handle it? It wouldn’t surprise me to see a mass exodus of MySpace users. Social Media facebook LinkedIn Myspace Are you taking Facebook and LinkedIn for granted?

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Path: the sequel

Sherrilynne Starkie

Users flee MySpace. Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Foursquare MySpace Path.com Social network TwitterWell over a year ago a new social network, Path, was launched.

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Social Networks: Winners and Losers [Infographic]

Pamorama

Tumblr is the fastest-growing platform, while MySpace is declining the most rapidly. Analytics Demographics Facebook Google Infographic LinkedIn Metrics MySpace Social Media Social Networking Statistics Word of Mouth Digg Plaxo Plurk TumblrHere in the U.S.,

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook.

Debunking Five Social Media Myths

Socialized

And MySpace is for “young people&# right? Though the available data conflicts, there is nothing to indicate that MySpace users are predominantly younger than users of other social networks, and if anything, Twitter is now more popular than MySpace with younger age groups. Tags: Social Media e-mail Facebook MySpace social media myths Twitter Wall Street Journal e mail twitter Everyone knows e-mail is dead.

What Could Kill Google and Facebook

Webbiquity SMM

And Facebook’s size may be no defense against ultimate demise; it wasn’t all that long ago the MySpace was the largest social network, and the experience of social news site Digg—once valued at $100 million but sold recently for just 5% of that —is a cautionary tale. Facebook Social Media Marketing Twitter Digg Facebook changes facebook killer Facebook privacy Google Gears google killer Google Knol LinkedIn MySpace Panda Penguin Picnik twitter killer user experience

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Where is Your Audience?

Stay N' Alive

Facebook General Google google plus linkedin MySpace Technology TwitterGoogle+ is all the rage right now. For those that can get in, it’s all they can talk about on Google+. For those that can’t get in, it’s all they can talk about outside of Google+. Or so it seems – that’s what the people I follow and pay attention are doing. It doesn’t mean […]. The post Where is Your Audience? appeared first on Stay N Alive.

Content Sharing Trends in 2010 [Infographic]

Pamorama

And MySpace, though it’s in sharp decline (-27%), remains very popular. Infographic Social Media MySpace Sharing TwitterThe link sharing service AddThis , which announced last month that it’s now tracking the interests of more than 1 billion people across the Web , has created an infographic that breaks down the most popular destinations for content shared through its widget.

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Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks by Pam Dyer on April 21, 2010 Share Back in March 2008, Facebook was poised to overtake MySpace, but it wasn’t yet the most popular social network in the world.

Make it Brief! Threely Makes Shortest URLs

Socialized

You can post a Threely URL to Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, StumbleUpon or Del.icio.us. MySpace shortest StumbleUpon Threely Twitter URL shorteners twitter 3.ly, aka Threely , is a fairly new entrant in the URL shortening game, and so far, I really like it.

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Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Social Networking (Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.). With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li&# Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers.

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Justin Timberlake Loves Social Media and You Should Too

Freelance Social Media

They understood the importance of being on Myspace and connecting on the same platform as their fans. He’s on the more traditional social media platforms such as Myspace, Facebook, and Last.fm.

Are You Too Focused On One Social Media Platform?

Small Business Mavericks

If you are trying to target young music fans, then Myspace may be a better option. Small Business Internet Marketing blogs facebook forums Myspace Pinterest social media marketing Tumblr Twitter YouTubeSocial media is everywhere and it can often be a little daunting when for a small business owner about to engage in a social media marketing campaign.

Google+ Gets A Facelift, But How Social Is It?

Small Business Mavericks

Myspace – the art channel, particularly music aimed at youth. Social Media facebook LinkedIn Myspace Pinterest SEO Twitter YouTubeI checked out the new look on Google+ and, for some reason, my first reaction was how ‘Facebook’ it looked. The two are nothing alike, yet that was my initial reaction. Perhaps I’d spent too long on Facebook. When it comes to Google+, I do wonder how social it really is.

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Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

» July 13, 2010 Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site "We're not saying that  Facebook and Myspace got their idea from us, but we're not saying they didn't either."

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A More Elegant Question About Facebook

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It was (if we're going to be honest) just another online social network in a world where MySpace was dominating. myspace. Facebook wants to connect everybody. . That was the plan when Mark Zuckerberg moved the online social network out of his college dorm room, and into a business/something more substantive. Whether he knew what Facebook would become is questionable, at best (who could know that Facebook would have the profound effect that it has had on our society?).

Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas

Firebelly

MySpace, Facebook, and Twitter together dominate theweb. Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media?

When Familiarity Breeds Familiarity

Direct Marketing Observations

myspace Web 2.0Everything seems hard the first time we do it doesn’t it? Until it no longer ceases to be difficult and then it becomes innate, routine and sometimes mundane. On the web, we as digital marketers and change agents, worry that the sites, applications and networks that we build, share and promote aren’t intuitive enough. Yet even the toughest of sites to navigate seem to succeed with massive amounts of traffic and uniques. Why is that?

Debunking Five Social Media Myths

Socialized

MySpace Is Where the Young People Hang Out. Everyone knows MySpace is the social network for kids, but in truth, in October, 2006, comScore reported More than Half (51%) of MySpace Visitors are Now Age 35 or Older, as the Site’s Demographic Composition Continues to Shift. Of course the demographic at MySpace, and on every network, continues to shift, and is interpreted differently from study to study.

What's A Yahoo?

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This is the typical sentiment/eye rolls I get when I mention Yahoo (much like talking about MySpace ) to anyone, but I am left wondering if Yahoo's biggest challenge is how they communicate and market their own brand? myspace. How much time do you spend thinking about Yahoo? I spend a lot of time thinking about Yahoo. Not the Yahoo you used to use as a gateway to the Internet (or for common searches), but the Yahoo of today. Yahoo is dead."

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You have 11 months to step up your social media game

Direct Marketing Observations

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Tip of the week: Nutshell Mail

Gemma Went

A handy email notification tool that aggregates your Twitter, Facebook, Linked In and Myspace notifications into one easy to digest email you can receive as often as you like.

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12 Most Common Elements of Effective Social Media Policies

Unspoken

Blog Policy Social Media employment policy facebook policy linkedin policy myspace policy social media social media policy twitter policyUse of social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and now Google+ has become prevalent in people’s lives and in their workplaces. Facebook has more than 700 million users — that is one in every nine people on earth — and half of them log in daily. We see a daily increase of social media in the workplace as well.

The Social Media Strategist

Social Media Network Marketing

Saturday, May 29, 2010 The Social Media Strategist Develop comprehensive social media strategy, leveraging the major social networks (LinkedIn, FaceBook, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace), blogs, video, stand-alone social newtorks, social commerce and more.

Media Redefined

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It''s fascinating to watch this former MySpace , MTV and Sling Media executive discuss our fascinating new and digital world. myspace. When you think of someone who understand the state of media, who do you think of?