Social Media services are a dime a dozen: Facebook, Twitter, Google Buzz, Friendfeed, LinkedIn, Tumblr, Posterous, etc. Because of my evangelist role with Telerik, I’ve felt obligated to create accounts on all of these services. However, I only actively engage with a few of them.
If these services look like too much to handle, don’t worry about it. From a numbers perspective, you only need to worry about one service; Facebook. Facebook has more than 500 million active users. To put that in perspective, there are only 2 countries in the world with bigger populations than Facebook:
[Image courtesy of the Economist]
Internally, at Telerik, we’ve had many conversations about the relationship between CMS and social media. However, any tools we’ve created [at this point] are purely internal solutions.
Which is why I was delighted to see Basem Emara’s recent blog post on this subject. Basem created a Facebook ...