I found an article quite interesting, especially since as of late we’ve kinda had this debate in the #IFWT offices, Our question among each other was “Is Facebook Finished??” This is a bit different, yet the same premise, Hit the Jump for deet’s.
Ok I actually got a newsletter from LinkedIn spouting business info from across the Web, of course Facebook buying instagram was the top article, but right after was an article about how that purchase was a sign of desperation on facebook’s behalf, it was a sign that Zuck was nervous and didn’t want anything to be cooler than Facebook, And then it went on to say that Zuck was Late on that anyway because Facebook lost it’s cool a while back when it opened up to Biz brand pages, and allowed commercials on it. That is kinda true, we stopped going on as much once the ads took over, and that was the argument we had at #IFWT, Flex was saying it wasn’t the cool thing anymore, so it was finished(but only in the sense of not being the cool thing any more), And We(the rest of the Team & I) told him it wasn’t exactly finished in the sense we normally know things to be finished(i.e. myspace/black planet), it has carved out a Niche for it’s self as the digital family photo album(and that why it kinda makes sense they bought instagram), Facebook is the best way to keep