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Facebook's casual attitude toward its users' privacy is not recent news. However, security specialist Ron Bowes has shown just how shockingly easy it is to snap up user information from Facebook. Bowes has set up a website after crawling through the Facebook online directory. The open access directory lists all the users who have their profile security preferences set to public. Facebook enacted a universal privacy...

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A new social media company Syncapse has released a report on their research on the true value of a Facebook fan, by asking 4,000 social media fans of top brands such as Coca Cola, Red Bull, McDonald's and PlayStation. The objective of the report was to try and put a monetary figure on the value of a Facebook Fan. In summary, the main points found: An average...

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There has been a lot of fuss about the new privacy policies defaulted by the most visited site on the web.  And there have been a lot of mainstream media articles and blog posts.  Lots of users have been planning to leave because of this, and lots of people have left because of this.  One group have even organised a day to quit! It has been...

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The competition for social media supremacy online is heating up between Google and Facebook, as both are realising the potential long term revenue stream of that market. The Basics Google created Google Friend Connect to allow people to become a member of a network. But the benefits of using this service were not as clear cut. Then came Google Buzz, which again was integrated with Gmail but...

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A new search engine known as ‘Openbook’ has come about on the World Wide Web, collecting data from Facebook users which have been made public. It collates Facebook information, focusing on status updates, and allows it to be searchable on the Openbook site. Users of this new search tool can type in a certain keyword or phrase, such as “hate my boss” in the ‘Search Facebook...

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The latest comScore figures show that in the first quarter of 2010, Facebook became one of the largest display advertisers on the web. It served about 176.3 billion ads compared to Yahoo who could only serve 131.6 billion banner ads. These figures were only measured on display ads within the company website and not through external networks. According to The Wall Street Journal, By revenue, Facebook has...

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A recent advertising effectiveness study released by Nielsen and Facebook outline a positive relationship between earned brand awareness (naturally earned traffic) and paid media (such as sponsored Ads on Facebook). The study found that both paid and earned media can't be planned separately just like Google Adwords and organic traffic (through SEO). When developing the strategy, marketers and agencies should consider: • How will the paid media investment...

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Social media tools are becoming ever more popular amongst businesses throughout Australia as a way of offering special promotional deals and offers to their loyal fan base and followers. Adding this additional interactive level with customers not only continues to build on your company’s brand awareness, and improve customer satisfaction but also encourages customers to continually purchase your products or services when they may not have until...

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Founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg announced the newly developed features and products of Facebook. Most notably docs.com, which is an online document editor and viewer like Google Docs but connects directly to Facebook and uses all of the new social features. This allows users to share documents with friends on Facebook, edit them with input from friends and also find out what documents friend's have...

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