By Tonilee Adamson and Bobbye Brooks
Social networking can seem overwhelming to some of us, especially when we are looking at an empty Facebook page with no friends or a Twitter page with no followers. Building a following takes time, but if we take some basic steps, we will see our ... Read More
In 2010, Mark Zuckerberg, the 26-year-old originator of Facebook, was Time magazine’s 2010 Person of the Year, was number one on Vanity Fair’s list of the Top 100 “most influential people of the Information Age,” and was number sixteen in New Statesman’s annual survey of the world’s 50 most influential ... Read More
The founder of linkedFA, the premier social networking site for financial advisors and their clients, talks with Managing Editor Leslie Stone about his ground-breaking website, how he complies with regulatory requirements and why he’s not ready to sell out just yet.
“Necessity is the mother of invention.” So said the ancient ... Read More
Probably the phenomenon of the 21 Century, social networking has become ubiquitous among all demographics, including business and government. Sites like Facebook and Twitter dominate the tech news sites; with every move they make getting attention. How much are they worth? Who's using them now? What changes are coming? As ... Read More
2011:Private Company 2012: ?/share
On June 2, 2011, Groupon filed with the SEC to raise up to $750 million in an initial public offering. The IPO will be handled by Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs Group, and Credit Suisse Group and will trade under the ticker symbol GRPN.
Groupon is a deal-of-the-day website ... Read More
The following is an excerpt from Diana Ransom | October 21, 2011 | entrepreneur.com |
With Groupon's prospective public offering coming up shorter, the tech bubble may be deflated before some investors admit it exists.
As daily-deal powerhouse Groupon plans to go on the road next week to pitch its public offering ... Read More
Excerpt from Jennifer Booton | November 1, 2011 | FoxBusiness.com
Yahoo (YHOO: 14.91, -0.73, -4.67%) will acquire ad network Interclick (ICLK: 8.95, +1.55, +20.95%) for $9 a share, or $270 million, in cash as it tries to build up localized advertising.
The announcement comes as a bit of a surprise since Yahoo ... Read More
Excerpt from: Michael Noer and Nicole Perlroth | money.msn.com | Complete article found on Forbes.com |
What do the president of the United States, the Dalai Lama, a billionaire drug dealer and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg have in common? For one thing, each is included in this year's ranking by Forbes ... Read More
Excerpt from: Alice Hines | November 2, 2011 | dailyfinance.com
As companies like Netflix (NFLX) and Facebook have learned, having a rabid Internet fan base has its downsides. Probably no company is more aware of that than eBay (EBAY), an Internet pioneer with 90 million active users. It's not always easy ... Read More
The following is an excerpt Dan Lyons | thedailybeast.com | October 24, 2011 |
No one can figure out why, but despite Yahoo’s rocky history, many still want to hook up with it—Google’s just the latest rumored suitor. Dan Lyons on whether a deal is likely.
Yahoo has turned into the Paris ... Read More