Wait, Facebook is MySpace?

Janet Fouts

That’s even more true in a social network whose users are often less web savvy and thrown by major UI changes as well as concerned about privacy issues. Facebook is showing off a brand new look and as usual everybody’s in a snit about it.

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?

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MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

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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

What I Like About the New Facebook Timeline Profile, Privacy Settings, and News Feed

Kikolani

A Longed For New Privacy Settings. Facebook must have heard me (and probably thousands of others) as well on this one – even MySpace had this option from the very start! Head over to your Privacy Settings, and Edit Settings for How Tags Work.

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What Could Kill Google and Facebook

Webbiquity SMM

One of the biggest complaints about Facebook is of course its constantly changing interface , and its convoluted privacy settings have also repeatedly come under fire (as have changes to its privacy settings ). 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

Xanga, Facebook, and MySpace

Taylor Marek

One reason is for the picture shown below, another for instant privacy, and another for the awesome apps that Facebook is coming out with. 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.

Xanga, Facebook, and MySpace

Taylor Marek

One reason is for the picture shown below, another for instant privacy, and another for the awesome apps that Facebook is coming out with. 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.

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? Professionalism and Privacy. I joined MySpace in 2006 (!)

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.

What Facebook Knows About Innovation (That Every Brand Should Pay Attention To)

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It''s easy to argue that they simply had a strong product, but it met with a certain zeitgeist and luck that others (Friendster, MySpace , etc.) From early attempts at monetization through advertising to privacy and policy changes. myspace. privacy policy. Blogs posts, articles and books have been written about Facebook and their ability to grow.

Book Excerpt: The Death of Facebook

Geoff Livingston

Friendster, MySpace and AOL exist in some form to this day, but none of them enjoys the leadership positions and mindshare of their heyday. The privacy tension caused by the movement toward openness continues to haunt Facebook.

How To Stop Social Cam From Embarassing You

Shift Digital

This post is the first in a new blog series Shift Digital is presenting this summer on using and customizing Facebook privacy settings. Now that I know it’s not spam (though I could still argue that it’s a form of spam), I am embarrassed for my friends that were naive with their Facebook privacy settings and allowed Social Cam to have full reign of their Facebook account. ?So, They take advantage of people’s ignorance of Facebook privacy settings.

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. The thing is, this is a practice any site that collects your data is doing, and their Privacy Policies protect them from doing so (You do read the Privacy Policies of the sites you visit, right? Facebook and MySpace also do this in various capacities, also optional (gender is required on Facebook though).

Facebook CEO Bares All, Embraces New Privacy Settings

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook CEO Bares All, Embraces New Privacy Settings by Pam Dyer on December 11, 2009 Share While privacy gurus, security firms, and users try to decipher the implications of Facebook’s new privacy settings , at least one person is embracing them: Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The reaction to the privacy changes was mixed. Have you adjusted your privacy settings?

Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Besides major usability issues , duplicate stories submissions , and ads that literally scream at you , Digg has yet another issue to deal with: privacy. Plus, the privacy is only one way (incoming only). I was responding to Kelly who says that the privacy is still one way.

Facebook Privacy: Everything You Need to Know in 6 Minutes | pamorama

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook Privacy: Everything You Need to Know in 6 Minutes by Pam Dyer on July 20, 2010 Share Remember earlier this year when the media was dominated by coverage of Facebook’s privacy policies?

Facebook's Zuckerberg: Privacy No Longer a “Social Norm”

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook’s Zuckerberg: Privacy No Longer a “Social Norm&# by Pam Dyer on January 11, 2010 Share Really?! In an interview with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said that he had done an “about face&# on privacy and argued that it is no longer a “social norm&#. Is Zuckerberg right about changing attitudes toward online privacy?

Would you give up your passwords for a job?

Janet Fouts

Sears for example “allows” job applicants to log into their jobs page with Facebook, Myspace or Linkedin, just to make it convenient for you. Privacy online is a myth. Facebook Social Media in Action HR job hunting Privacy

25 Google Plus Resources, Articles, and Reviews to Help You Get Started

Pamorama

Google Plus (aka Google+), Google’s new social network, might offer the right mix of sharing and privacy to woo you away from your Facebook account. Google+, Google’s social network, has easy-to-use privacy controls and allows video chats with as many as 10 people. What MySpace’s Tom Anderson Thinks of Google+. Tom Anderson, best known as the default friend on MySpace during its early years, co-founded MySpace with Chris DeWolfe in 2003.

Is Google Plus Worth The Fuss?

Small Business Mavericks

After all, when Facebook came out, Myspace was the preferred social media forum and, in the space of a few years, it took over. Now Myspace is practically a non-entity and was sold off for a fraction of what it was purchased for. This all comes at a bad time, depending on your viewpoint, for Facebook as it’s come under a lot of scrutiny for its many privacy issues and negative blow back from statements made from founder Mark Zuckerberg.

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.

34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Frequent best-of honoree Kipp Bodnar shares all the basics you need to know about Google+, from the social network’s unique vocabulary (hangouts, circles, sparks) to shortcuts, user demographics, configuring privacy settings and more.

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Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands.

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands? by Pam Dyer on September 21, 2010 Share Which one is it? Twitter or Facebook? Facebook or Twitter?

The Unfriendliness of Kid-Friendly Social Networks

Socialized

Any serious adult user of Twitter, Facebook, or MySpace knows these sites are both social and anti-social. They need to be taught the importance of privacy and personal space, the value of real relationships, and to be aware of their own self worth.

How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] | pamorama

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on July 12, 2010 Share Social media sites are having a powerful effect on our lives.

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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MySpace Lists. MySpace. myspace. privacy. Privacy Policy. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Take MySpace as just one of many examples of an online property that become too comfortable with its “space.&# it has a bit to do with privacy concerns in my opinion. i feel like many of them had 5x the amount of friends on myspace than they do on facebook.

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20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools

Pamorama

YouTube - Education Today and Tomorrow

Buzz Marketing for Technology

MySpace. Privacy Policy. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Worldwide. English. Close. Set Your Country Content Preference. Close. Set Your Language Preference. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Education Today and Tomorrow. Rate: 182 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 171,510. Share. Favorite. Playlists. Facebook. more share options. fewer share options. This video will appear on your blog shortly. Loading. Loading. Loading. Loading.

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

You can manage Facebook, LinkedIn, FourSquare, Buzz, Myspace (do people actually use Myspace?) From a New York Times review: Security and privacy – those are the top selling points for Presently. This is a guest post by Joe Yeoman, who is obsessively addicted to new web technologies and discussing them. He is the Media Coordinator at BigMarker.com , and he rides his bike to work almost every day.

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HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

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Join the conversation by adding Mashables Pete Cashmore to your Circles on Google+ Close Welcome to Mashable! Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started!

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Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Jean Dobey To see more than the tip of the iceberg when it comes to B2B Social Media (SM), here is the equation that should dictate the future of B2B SM Marketing: B2B + Social Media + Marketing = Privacy + Networking Ben Carcio There are some great ways to micro target individuals on the social networks. 5 The New MySpace: Screenshots and Videos 6 Charlie Chaplin Clip Contains Footage of "Time.

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Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

These “sponsored stories&# will only appear in the news feeds, and sidebar ads, of your Facebook friends, based on your privacy settings. To learn more about Platform, read our Privacy Policy and Platform Page.) I still think this blows from a privacy point of view.

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35 Great Social Media Infographics

Pamorama

facebook flickr twitter yahoo myspace) [.] pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy.

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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