Yada Yada Newsletter July 13, 2010-Why Social Media Might be More Important than Google

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I’m not sure if you missed this or not but about six weeks ago Facebook changed its designation of fan pages and they are now just called “pages” If you are so inclined you can quote unquote “like them.” Not only that, Facebook overtook Google is the
number one website worldwide.

Facebook’s New Social Plugins: 50,000+ Websites in One Week

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Phase one of Facebook’s strategy for world domination: complete. Facebook has announced that over 50,000 websites have integrated Facebook’s new social plugins in just one week. The plugins are a core component of the company’s new Open Graph initiative. Last week, Facebook launched the Open Graph API and social plugins during its F8 conference in San Francisco. The complex protocol …

Nobody Can Stop Facebook Because Nobody Understands Facebook

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Can companies turn confusion into a competitive advantage? It occurred to me when attempting to explain Facebook’s Open Graph this week that the social web has become increasingly complex — relating the full implications to a broad audience is a Herculean feat. How do you explain the Open Graph to the average user so he or she can make an …

Socialnomics Podcast

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The book is Socialnomics-How social media transforms the way we live and do business. I had the pleasure of speaking with Erik Qualman, the author of Socialnomics. It’s a testament to social media the fact that I could not only find Erik, but that he was willing to do this podcast with me. b3cc0379bdcb5817ad785054863e4c57