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Social Media Infographic by Compendium reveals differences between social media marketing to business vs consumers.

Social Media Infographic by Compendium reveals differences between social media marketing to business vs consumers.

Who woulda known that an exclamation point would be a plus on LinkedIn and a minus on Twitter? Who would have thought that a mere 1-5 words would be the most appropriate length of tweet if aimed at consumers? Regular business users of social media owe a big Thank You to content marketing company Compendium.  The infographic belowRead more about Social Media Infographic by Compendium reveals differences between social media marketing to business vs consumers.[…]

Why I’m Glad I’m not in on the Facebook IPO

Why I’m Glad I’m not in on the Facebook IPO

With this week’s Facebook IPO threatening to be the third largest in history behind only Visa Inc. and GM, I thought it a good time to talk about why I’m happy I’m not going to be buying in on Friday (yes, I’d LOVE to be selling). If you’re interested you can read the entire RegistrationRead more about Why I’m Glad I’m not in on the Facebook IPO[…]

Facebook’s key numbers – Globe and Mail Infographic #fb #in

Facebook’s key numbers – Globe and Mail Infographic #fb #in

Facebook’s key numbers The Globe and Mail put out this Infographic which shows some of the craziness behind the Facebook IPO.  A valuation at over 60X earnings means they will have to grow very fast for this stock to be a winner for you, the retail investor. Click here to go to the Globe’s site.

How Facebook’s Expected $100 Billion IPO Breaks Down [INFOGRAPHIC] #in

How Facebook’s Expected $100 Billion IPO Breaks Down [INFOGRAPHIC] #in

The Infographic below shows how the company’s projected valuation of $100 billion breaks down and which Facebook Friends will be getting a piece of the pie. Facebook’s IPO will be the biggest of any tech company in history — six times that of Google’s, according to Accounting Degree Online. Click on the infographic below forRead more about How Facebook’s Expected $100 Billion IPO Breaks Down [INFOGRAPHIC] #in[…]

Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…

Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…

I don’t understand how it is even remotely possible that the market would value a Facebook user at more than a LinkedIn user. I have never clicked on a Facebook ad.  I suspect I’m not alone.  Neither I, nor any person on earth, has EVER paid to be a Facebook user.  On the other hand,Read more about Interesting that a Facebook user is worth more than a LinkedIn user…[…]