Starting a Social Network Website

Nowadays, social network websites are very popular online destinations since they offer the chance for people to communicate and interact with each other. You can easily make new friends, meet up with old friends and also enhance your networking skills. There are many social networking websites available today. They vary in size of users from enormous sites […]

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Small niches and social networks: a business trend for the future?

Between 2007 and 2008 Facebook became mainstream: it joined the list of 10 sites in the world with the most traffic and the number of users started to grow at an impressive speed worldwide. Phrases such as social network and social media became common parlance and businesses began to use social media marketing.  However, even if more than a billion people […]

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Make it social: exploring the social potential of your startup

The world is going social. If you are about to launch a new business project, a start-up where technology and innovation combine, you need to keep the Social World very much in mind. Social is not just Facebook, it is everything that makes up your life, sometimes problems “shareable” with someone else. We surfed the […]

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What makes a Social Network money-making?

An interesting article about social network published at the end of 2014 on Forbes, one of the most famous and respected business magazines of the World, contains some useful information for entrepreneurs and startups. The article, written by Freddie Dawson is entitled How to create a social network that makes money. This title can look […]

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Lessons we have to learn from Google Social Fails

Google has a long line of social network failures, a story that started before Facebook was born. Orkut, the first Google Social Network was founded a month before the Facebook launch in 2004. Someone have seen in it a war between search engines and social networks, but this is just a myth. They are things that […]

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Will Twitter Die?

At the end of 2013 Twitter was on top of the world with a fantastic debut on the stock market raising more money to improve the platform and reach an even bigger audience. Unfortunately, less than two years later things don’t look quite so bright, not only on the stock market but also on the […]

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Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr growing: signs of a visual market trend

Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr are the fastest growing social networks in the market, specially among users in the United States (usually followed by the rest of the world), while at the same time Facebook growth is slowing, Twitter is having some problems and G+ is considered a social network epic failure  by almost everyone. During the Spring of […]

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8 reasons to create your own Social Network

Perhaps you have a business idea, and maybe a social network will benefit it. Maybe you would like to help tourists and sightseers find unusual and not very well known historical sites and monuments. You might want to help people share their food or perhaps farmers to exchange their seed. Whatever you have in mind […]

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Ello: the alternative social network

We talked a lot in other posts about alternative social network, small networks becoming a growing business and start-ups that target specific niches. Now we will talk about the perfect example for everything we have talked about previously and it’s even better because it is like a work in progress social experiment where anything can happen. When I say anything I […]

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10 Interesting Niche Social Networks and Communities

Small niches, even the smallest, can work perfectly for marketers and for developers who are trying to launch their businesses into the social media world. Even though many industries are already catered for, there are always ways to improve on those and still new niches to explore. So if you are a marketer trying to target […]

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