Posts tagged "Facebook"
The Rise & Rise of Instant Messengers

The Rise & Rise of Instant Messengers

It wouldn’t take an Albert Einstein to confirm that 2014 was a defining year for Instant Messengers. Here are a few key events, which happened in the world of Instant Messengers in 2014: Jan 3, 2014: eBuddy decides to shut shop Feb 14, 2014: Rakuten acquires Viber for $900 Million Feb 19, 2014: Facebook buys...
We Need Marketers – New, Improved & Free!

We Need Marketers – New, Improved & Free!

Let me explain the headline first…you need a new set of marketers if you have to succeed in future. Ironically, the marketing guys we need should be – New, Improved, & Free. Exactly the same set of values that the marketing guys from the past have been marketing to us with. I have never been...
Linkedin will shut out all old-world job sites

Linkedin will shut out all old-world job sites

Today, if I were asked to become the CEO of any jobs site, I would refuse the offer. It is a bad time to be one. Those that are already on the job, will be looking for a way out – the old-world job site business, the business of resume arbitrage is all but over....
Changes in online content & its creation

Changes in online content & its creation

For the last ten years we have been talking of the 90:9:1 rule of content creation on the internet. This rule might be undergoing some serious changes, without us giving it any serious thought. Not just the rule, this whole business of content creation is heading for some troubled times. According to this 90:9:1 rule,...

Comment on Google Search, plus your world

I have tried Google's second attempt at Social Search and I ended up saying..."Gosh Google...this isn't my World that you are showing me. You can definitely do better!"

Mobile Apps: Thoughts on usage patterns, product design, and monetization

Thoughts on usage patterns of various types of features (in a multi-purpose app) or apps in general, which impacts the product design, and the monetization model as well. Read more!

How & why build a Friend Suggestions Engine

Social Networks are like a party. Users will enjoy logging in daily only if his/her friends are already in the social network. So try and connect your user to as many of his/her real world friends as possible. And do it asap!

Tips to game the mobile app store rankings

Both Corporte & developers in mobile app business have the same problems - how to rank higher in mobile app stores. This article tries to find some answers.