Friday, January 24, 2014
The Complicated State Of Social Media
The biggest issues facing social media stocks are the questions regarding longevity and deriving ways to monetize the massive amounts of data generated by users. Facebook (FB) already faces an issue where the original users are now abandoning the site while Twitter (TWTR) isn't grabbing the casual social media people.
One thing is probably clear by now is that users crave a certain level of social interaction via social networks. The real question is whether a constant shift in social networks will take place over time similar to the social hangouts and nightclubs that constantly rotate, as new concepts push old clubs into the rear view.
Read the full article at Seeking Alpha.
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