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Is there scope for Next Social Media :The Next Big Thing"
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I recently read the hubspot report fr digital Ad spends for 2011 - 2012. And i was surprised to see that the 13 % Ad spends were dedicated to something called Other, and this other was part of every…Continue

Tags: ad, spend, facebook, thing, big

Started this discussion. Last reply by Saurabh Gupta Feb 1, 2011.

How Social is Social Media?

Dear Mates,I have been active on social platforms since inception, Orkut in 2005 then facebok and Myspace in 2006 and then almost all of them. In these years i encountered transformation in…Continue

Tags: media, Social, killer, facebook

Started Dec 19, 2010

 

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Saurabh Gupta replied to Amit Lakhotia's discussion Launch of our mobile site for cab bookings- GetMeCab.com
"Re check the link : http://www.getmecab.com/ ;. All the best for your venture. "
Jan 9, 2012
Saurabh Gupta commented on Clyde Nunes's blog post A different Diwali.
"Touched"
Oct 21, 2011
Saurabh Gupta replied to Alok 'Rodinhood' Kejriwal's discussion Search + Facebook = Can be the real Google Killer!!
"Hey Sourav, WOW, thats simply i can say fr the phrase you mentioned : "Zynga of E-commerce" , now thats thought provoking. There are two ways to look at it, either accept the dominance and start swimming with the stream or chose to be a…"
Mar 21, 2011
Saurabh Gupta replied to Alok 'Rodinhood' Kejriwal's discussion Search + Facebook = Can be the real Google Killer!!
"Thought Provoking... For me its like Resident Evil in the making. I loved one statement mentioned by someone which read "Facebook Knows your DNA" the statement it self is destructive, tomorrow they ll know your SSN too. I dnt know exactly…"
Mar 21, 2011
Saurabh Gupta replied to Alok 'Rodinhood' Kejriwal's discussion Search + Facebook = Can be the real Google Killer!!
"Indeed this sounds interesting, and anyways seems viable too with 600 million user base, but dont you think it would be too mean and would certainly doom Facebook in every manner. Today we all know that facebook and twitter killed Rss Readers in…"
Mar 21, 2011
Saurabh Gupta posted a blog post

Rise of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Hughes, and Dustin Moskovitz, founders of the Facebook.comphenomenon, saw an existing product in need of improvement and expansion.A facebook is a book that is made up of photographs of individuals along with their names. Facebooks are often published at the start of the academic year by the administrations of colleges and universities, with the intention of…See More
Feb 14, 2011
Saurabh Gupta replied to Saurabh Gupta's discussion Is there scope for Next Social Media :The Next Big Thing"
"Awesomely crafted reply , and i loved the point that you made about twitter and My space. and as far as the reports are concerned from these third party agencies they are actually as good as crap.  But I am sure there would be a revolution in…"
Feb 1, 2011
Saurabh Gupta replied to Saurabh Gupta's discussion Is there scope for Next Social Media :The Next Big Thing"
"Hi Yatin,  10 Years is a too long time to say something like this ... if we talk about the current web then 3 years is the standard time frame for a startup to take over...   "
Feb 1, 2011
Yatin Mulay replied to Saurabh Gupta's discussion Is there scope for Next Social Media :The Next Big Thing"
"Oh I bet 10 years down the line, we will be discussing entirely new set of SM players. Nobody stays at the top :)"
Feb 1, 2011
Saurabh Gupta posted a discussion

Is there scope for Next Social Media :The Next Big Thing"

I recently read the hubspot report fr digital Ad spends for 2011 - 2012. And i was surprised to see that the 13 % Ad spends were dedicated to something called Other, and this other was part of every metrics. They referred this other to "The Next Big Thing".  Is there a possibility for this other to outrun facebook like they did to Myspace. What do you Think ???See More
Jan 31, 2011
Saurabh Gupta posted a discussion

How Social is Social Media?

Dear Mates,I have been active on social platforms since inception, Orkut in 2005 then facebok and Myspace in 2006 and then almost all of them. In these years i encountered transformation in technology and also saw these technologies evolve, but are they really social. Now facebok is topping the chart and a group of people who do not like this are trying to find out a facebook killer the same way they tried Google killer few years back.Marketing analysts say by 2013 the ad spend would be equal…See More
Dec 19, 2010
Saurabh Gupta replied to ashu's discussion Why are techies so shallow, shut out when it comes to being a part of a startup over there regular jobs !
"Hi Tejas, I appreciate your notion and sentimental values...  What you mentioned is 100% correct but the only difference i was pointing at was the geography first and then when i said Indian education system then i am still firm on it...…"
Dec 14, 2010
Saurabh Gupta replied to ashu's discussion Why are techies so shallow, shut out when it comes to being a part of a startup over there regular jobs !
"This thing really doesnt exists with techies , and if they do then they are likes of Google, facebook or groupon... They cant be tamed. "
Dec 14, 2010
Saurabh Gupta replied to ashu's discussion Why are techies so shallow, shut out when it comes to being a part of a startup over there regular jobs !
"Indeed, when it comes to value creation its always the startups which needs to be more open and precise while addressing things to resources. Its not the value system but our education and social system which never teaches anyone to be…"
Dec 14, 2010
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Dec 7, 2010

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Rise of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Hughes, and Dustin Moskovitz, founders of the Facebook.comphenomenon, saw an existing product in need of improvement and expansion.

A facebook is a book that is made up of photographs of individuals along with their names. Facebooks are often published at the start of the academic year by the administrations of colleges…
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