SeekingAlpha  3 hrs ago  Comment 
By TinyCapResearch: A Question What matters more to you when you have a query: A search engine that knows you and your history and can give you personalized results, or a crowdsourced platform in which friends, acquaintances, and total...
Benzinga  5 hrs ago  Comment 
Men look for love and business, while women want entertainment and self-help -- on social media, that is. A new infographic from Finances Online shows that 13 percent of men use social media for dating, while only seven percent of women do....
The Times of India  8 hrs ago  Comment 
After launching accounts on Facebook and Youtube, the country's largest lender SBI today took one more step on the social media front by launching a twitter handle.     
New York Times  8 hrs ago  Comment 
Salman al-Awda, who won fame for his hard-line views, speaks up for democracy and amplifies his voice with social media.     
DailyFinance  8 hrs ago  Comment 
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/14 --, the comprehensive website for homeowners from the National Association of Realtors®, has won the 2014 Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) " Best Real Estate Social Media...
The Hindu Business Line  Apr 4  Comment 
Grabhouse uses social media to keep out brokers and help students and young professionals find the perfect rental accommodation
Financial Times  Apr 4  Comment 
Prime minister also criticises court overrule on Twitter ban, which he introduced after the social site was used to distribute corruption allegations
New York Times  Apr 4  Comment 
The Obama administration insists that the effort to create a Twitter-like network was intended to encourage political discussion, not to foment rebellion.     
The Hindu Business Line  Apr 3  Comment 
Marketing in social media is moving away from counting the number of likes and fans to using technology to drive commerce
DailyFinance  Apr 3  Comment 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- VividCortex today announced the launch of its software-as-a-service database performance management solution at DEMO Enterprise 2014 in San Francisco, renowned for launching the most...


Social media describes websites that allow users to share content, media, etc. Common examples are the popular social networking sites like Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, etc. Social media also includes YouTube, Photobucket, Flickr, and other sites aimed at photo and video sharing. News aggregation and online reference sources, examples of which are Digg and Wikipedia, are also counted in the social media bucket. Micro-blogging sites such as twitter can also be included as social media.

  • News Corporation (NWS) owns Myspace, the most-viewed website in the world. It also purchased Photobucket, a photo-sharing website.
  • Yahoo! (YHOO) has been making moves to enter the social media segment. Its Flickr photo-sharing website and 360 social networking site are examples of this.
  • Google (GOOG) purchased YouTube, a leading online video sharing website.
  • Microsoft (MSFT) announced a minority $240 million investment in Facebook in late October, valuing the company at an estimated $5 to $15 billion overall.
  • AOL announced on March 2008 the $850 million purchase of Bebo. At the time, Bebo was the third largest social networking site behind MySpace and Facebook in terms of page views and unique monthly visitors, both key metrics for online advertising

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