SOCIAL MEDIA The state of in 2010 Trends, rants, and 10 predictions
from Nathan T. Wright / Lava Row @NathanTWright male / 33yo / 6'2" Web designer gets
poor offer for soul TheAge.com.au May 2002 #SMCOmaha So...
how did we get here? Social media is now the most popular
form of online activity... ahead of PORN. - Hitwise / Experian, September 2009 misserion / flickr 210 years of information Source: Baekdal.com 1.) The word 'social media'
will soon go away. 2.) Facebook is an
identity company. Project Titan Facebook Open Graph The 'Like' Button Facebook
Credits 3.) Finance will be the
next industry disrupted
by the Internet. 4.) Newspapers are changing shape. Fast. 5.) "TV" will spread across
many platforms and devices. 6.) Cars and planes will become mobile devices
with amazing social apps. 8.) Twitter will evolve away from a social network into a mainstream publishing platform for media and business. 10.) Location-based networks will add
layers of metadata to IRL situations. Thank you. 7.) All websites will be social. sicarr / flickr Customer service Public relations CRM Crisis communications Lead generation Sales / Marketing Human resources Talent recruiting 'Social' is inherent to business, and to the Web. Facebook buys Friendfeed for $50 million Paul Buchheit 400 million+ (Just a year ago: 175 million) Only China and India have bigger populations. Here comes mom... 8 billion minutes, each day www.myparentsjoinedfacebook.com $ Peer-to-peer currency exchange (The distributed Web) (Search implications) Is it Whuffie? Gary Vaynerchuk's "thank you" economy? The "cooling off" period: Engadget and Pantagraph both turned off comments for a bit. - "Cooling off" period
- Enforce commenting policy
- Staff participation
- Ban anonymity
- The "hopper"
- Detach comments from stories
- Reboot the system Silicon Prairie / TechCrunch / IowaFlood.com Twitter tip:
often. 9.) Social CRM is about to become a big industry. The average person holds down 7-8 different careers in their lifetime,
and currently has 3 email addresses. glenbowman / flickr What else should we talk about? @nathantwright / email@example.com / lavarow.com (BTW, have you tried nathansquare?)See the full transcript