If you’re using Facebook Ads to increase your fan page likes, thing again. Science video blogger Derek Muller uploaded the above video to prove that Facebook’s advertising model is deeply flawed.
God created man. Man created Facebook. Facebook created the social media wannabe (or was it Orkut?). Check out this hilarious infographic that lists the top 10 most annoying types of Facebook users as per a recent poll. If you’ve got more than 7 of these on your list, it’s time to close your account and take a digital detox starting now. If you’re honest enough to admit you’re one of them, you can thank us for showing you the light by liking us on Facebook :P.
Check out this insightful world map of the most popular websites per country/region. Neighboring countries with common top sites have been merged which is why some of them might appear distorted. While Google (red) dominates the west, Baidu (the Chinese equivalent of Google) dominates eastern Asia and parts of Europe.
Check out these web 2.0 versions of famous sayings, perfectly applicable for today’s digital times. Our favorite is the first one (which is why we chose it for our headline). A close second would be “A file on your device is worth two in the cloud”. Check them all out below.
Zimbio has come up with a list of the 50 most influential celebrities online. The top 3 celebs have a combined following of over 180 million Facebook fans and 107 million Twitter followers – staggering numbers indeed! The rankings are as follows:
Full marks to the guys at MyLife for coming up with this hilarious (and partly true) infographic. It’s safe to say that the average Facebook user must have come across at least 9 out of the 10 examples given below. The writer’s done a great job summarizing the ‘meaning’ behind these stereotypical pictures.
Check out this brilliant campaign by DDB Paris for Musee De La Grande Guerre De Meaux (Museum of the Great War in Meaux). The campaign revolves around Leon Vivien, a 29 year old school teacher drafted into the French military during World War One. Torn away from his pregnant wife he shares his experiences on his Facebook page thereby educating subscribers/followers about the events of WW1.
“The Cautionary Tale of Ebenezer Snoop” re-tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge (from Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol) but with a Snoop Dogg twist. Can Ebenezer Snoop find his holiday spirit, or will he be stuck with the bahumbizzle forever? Watch the video to know more.
Facebook recently removed this photo of a woman in a bathtub after mistaking her elbow for a bare breast.