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. You will be able to sync your Myspace account with Twitter and Youtube besides Facebook, so that your updates will automatically sync. 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. They where otherwise very secretive about what changes the new MySpace implied, and I know some of us have been very curious to see how Justin would bring MySpace “sexy back”. MySpace reborn?

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Users flee MySpace | Sherrilynne Starkie

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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. Honestly, it amazes me that they seem to do their re-designs in a total vacuum. Any web developer knows the first rule of web design is to listen to what the client wants, collect their feedback and do a needs assessment.

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.

MySpace: The OSINT Left Behind For Collection

Forbes Social Media

MySpace is sometimes referred to as the "Forgotten Social Network." Users abandoning it in favor of other platforms does not mean that it is immune to information gathering. This article is a survey of what could be found

Xanga, Facebook, and MySpace

Taylor Marek

Update: The link to the ArcaMax comic is broken, I’ll try and see if I can find it again… General Social Media comic Facebook MySpace XangaWhat do you think of this comic? Me personally, I like Facebook. One reason is for the picture shown below, another for instant privacy, and another for the awesome apps that Facebook is coming out with. What do you think? Post your comments.

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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.

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.

Facebook considers competing with Myspace on the music front

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Facebook considers competing with Myspace on the music front by cinta5 on October 20, 2008 According to the Bulldog Reporter , “Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg is plotting a possible push into the digital-music business in the wake of MySpace’s launch of MySpace Music last month.

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. Social Media justin timberlake myspace myspace myspace justin timberlake myspace video new myspace new myspace preview new myspace video timberlake myspace videoBut 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. However, I joined MySpace in 2006 to network with individuals who refused to use Facebook and to return to my liberal ways of accepting a lot more friend requests than I normally would. Below, the pie graph: Quite honestly, I don’t feel that I’ve lost out by not taking MySpace more seriously. MySpace? Facebook and maybe Myspace are coming.

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? This question is particularly compelling today as we see Facebook set new records in terms of users, market valuation and revenue growth and wait with anticipation to see if Myspace can reinvent itself after conceding its market leadership position in social networking back in 2008.

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Despite Missteps, Twitter Reports Strong 2Q Performance — What’s Next?

Webbiquity SMM

But for the company to remain viable and avoid becoming the next MySpace, leadership needs to fix the platform’s glaring functional issues, listen to users, and respond to constructive feedback. Social Media Marketing Twitter #NewTwitter Brad Ramsey Chris Schenk edit tweets Gap Kim greed and fear Jack Dorsey Leslie Berland mDAU MySpace Twitter ad targetingSome companies succeed by innovating, continually improving product quality, and listening to their customers.

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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. You can choose one or many. Then you’re ready to create your profile. You can tweak your profile with just a few details.

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. It was positioned as ‘personal network’ and friends were limited to just 50, a number based on the psychology theories that 150 is the maximum number of social relationships any human can handle.

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? Boyd claims that Facebook users are primarily from wealthier homes and have a greater chance of attending college, whereas MySpace users graduate high school and go straight into the workforce. It’s a lot easier to do on MySpace than Facebook.

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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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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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. With hype and buzz, MySpace started to grow. With the launch of Facebook in February 2004, users got comfortable with the network and MySpace was a secondary destination. This is a guest post by Babu M. Varghese.

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

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.

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Social Networking (Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.). Tags: Book Reviews Social Media Marketing Bmaccess book review Dana Larson Diigo Eventful Expert Bits Jaiku Karl Ribas Kirtsy Li Evans Liana Evans Meetup MySpace Rich Meyer social media landscape social media research social media strategy strategies for facebook Uncoming

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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.

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." Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW?

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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.

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.

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.

You have 11 months to step up your social media game

Direct Marketing Observations

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Twitter is Dead

Taylor Marek

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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. It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600 million.

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? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks? Or people who sky dive?

Your Phone Is Listening In On Your Conversations And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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What ever happened to MySpace ? are still all-in on MySpace. Why are people still using MySpace? myspace. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. The good folks at CHOM 97.7

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Twitter is Dead

Taylor Marek

Remember MySpace? I remember when Myspace was “talked up” all the time in mainstream news, whether it was good or bad. Sure, the media shined more of a negative light on myspace, which accounts for most of the traffic, but the instant myspace hit the airwaves and everybody heard about it is when it hit its high point. General Social Media Technology Facebook Furby media MySpace Old Media spam spammers TwitterYes, and I have to say it.

Twitter is Dead

Taylor Marek

Remember MySpace? I remember when Myspace was “talked up” all the time in mainstream news, whether it was good or bad. Sure, the media shined more of a negative light on myspace, which accounts for most of the traffic, but the instant myspace hit the airwaves and everybody heard about it is when it hit its high point. General Social Media Technology Facebook Furby media MySpace Old Media spam spammers TwitterYes, and I have to say it.

CTRL ALT Delete - Weekly Technology And Digital Media Review - CHOM FM #29

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MySpace ? myspace. accountkiller chom977fm chomfm ctrlaltdelete ctrlaltdeletewithmitchjoel digitalmarketing digitalmedia facebook guestcontributor heatherbackman localbusiness montrealradio morningshow morningsrockwithterryandheatherb myspace radiosegment radiostation secondlife socialmedia soundcloud technology terrydimonte twistimage twitter wpp Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base).

To Thine Own Self Be True

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It became a more prescient concept when MySpace collapsed as Facebook began to gain its momentum. Back then, it was much easier to build and update a MySpace page than it was to build and nurture a unique website. The problem is that when everyone started bailing on MySpace, the bands were left with little community. MySpace did. When MySpace changed their rules, the bands were affected but couldn't do much about it. myspace. Who owns your brand?

Becoming More Accessible on Social Networks

Kikolani

Facebook, Myspace, LinkedIn, and many other networks allow you to have more than one email address associated with your account, so if you have a few different email addresses that others may have in their online contacts lists, make sure they are all linked to your social media accounts. Tags: Social Media facebook linkedin myspace social networking twitter Everyone uses social media in their own way.

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. The most obvious benefit is that Threely makes shorter URLs, 15 characters vs. 18 characters from is.gd , which I believe was the previous title holder for shortest URL shortener.

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Where is Your Audience?

Stay N' Alive

Did you know that Myspace is still one of the most popular networks for kids age 13-18? Now, that's quickly diminishing as kids move over to Facebook, but as a marketer, I'd consider going to Myspace if my audience is 13-18 year olds. The fact is no social network is going to be a "Facebook killer" or "Twitter killer" or even "Myspace killer" (remember the stat I shared above?). MySpace Technology google+ social Facebook linkedin google plus Twitter

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?).

Is Social Media A Fad?

Justin Levy

They think about the numerous news stories about pedophiles on MySpace ; don’t understand why you should tell people that you had pizza for dinner on Twitter ; and think that Facebook is only for high school and college students. Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Is Social Media A Fad? Written on November 29, 2009 by Justin Levy in social media , stats , video 29 Comments - Leave a comment!

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #249

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In the past few weeks, there is battle brewing of epic proportions (like the one we saw between MySpace and Facebook back in the day). myspace. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?