What’s left for Facebook to Conquer in Asia?

Facebook is the number one social network in the world. With presence in more than 200 countries which adds up to more than 600 million users, Facebook is head to head with Google […] Related posts: Asia has 143 million Facebook users Facebook has more than 600 million users across the world… Top Facebook Markets […]

Email Drives More Traffic To Retailer Websites Than Social Media

Traditional marketing provides a better return on investment (ROI) for retailers than social media, according to a new report from ForeSee Results.  Do you find email to be more effective than social media? Let us know in the comments. The report found that social media interactions are a main influence for only 5 percent of […]

Smaato Raises $7 million from Singapore’s EDBI and more

Smaato, a mobile advertising start-up that helps publishers to monetize their content through mobile applications has just raised $7 million of fresh funds. The $7 million round of funding was led by Singapore’s EDBI, together with existing shareholders including Aeries Capital. The new funds will help Smaato’s expand internationally, in particular to extend its presence […]

Understanding Asia Internet Landscape [EVENT]

The World is looking: India and China are two main engines that are driving Asia’s Internetindustry. So, what’s the Internet landscape and culture in Asia? Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) has organized an event to answer all that. ‘Winning Strategies in a Global Marketplace’, is an event powered by speakers from various IDA offices […]

Top Facebook Markets are U.S, Indonesia, U.K and… Asia

What’s Facebook’s largest market? Undoubtedly, first place belongs to U.S (146 million users), the country of origin. Second place goes to Indonesia (34 million users) and third goes to United Kingdom (27 million users). What’s most intriguing is Indonesia’s growth. Out of a population size of 240 million (fourth most populous country in the world), […]

MySpace Introduces New Tools For Musicians

MySpace has introduced new tools to help musicians better promote and mangage their music. MySpace has partnered with marketing platform Reverbnation and will offer its FanReach email marketing tool to all musicians with a profile. FanReach allows artists to communicate with others both on MySpace and via targeted email campaigns. Myspace Music will also be […]

Facebook Said To Rent Space On Madison Avenue

Google and Facebook are often mentioned in the same breath these days, and now it seems that Facebook, like Google, may be interested in the New York real estate market.  Rumor has it Facebook’s leased some space at 335 Madison Avenue. This isn’t quite as impressive as Google’s $1.9 billion purchase of an entire office […]

Acquisition Rumors Link Google, Groupon

Daily deals site Groupon might soon become the property of another company whose name starts with "G" and contains a couple "o"s, according to a new report.  Supposedly Google (the company in question, if you couldn’t guess) is willing to write a pretty big check, too. Kara Swisher reported earlier this morning, "According to multiple […]

AppBistro is an App Store for Facebook Business Pages

Penn Olson features start-ups. Find out more here. Have a Facebook business page but do not know how to build engagement? Some cool and engaging Facebook applications could do the trick. But where do we find these applications? And how do we know which applications are effective? Launched in May 2010 at TechCrunch Disrupt, AppBistro is here […]

Can CopyPress Solve Your Content Dilemma?

Despite the occasional attempts to prove otherwise, today’s Internet professionals tend to agree that content is king. Web success of any kind is enhanced immeasurably by the presence of useful, engaging content that users are compelled to share with friends and colleagues. This simple fact presents a dilemma for many businesses,… [[ This is a […]

Friendster, Still the Largest in Asia

Cameron Ng is a citizen of the World Wide Web. He once gave up actual food just so that he could do Stratholme one more time. The first thing he does every morning when he wakes up is to check his Twitter account and his Facebook profile. The Internet is his life. Contrary to popular […]

5 Essential Apps for Your Business’s Facebook Fan Page

This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business. If you’ve already searched for some Fan Page inspiration and undertaken the task of building a custom landing page for your business’s Facebook presence, you may now be in the market […]

How Job Seekers Are Using Social Media for Real Results

The Real Results series is supported by Gist, an online service that helps you build stronger relationships. By connecting your inbox to the web, you get business-critical information about key people and companies. See how it works here. Whether you’re looking for your first job, exploring a career change, or just setting yourself up for […]