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NOSTRODAMUS
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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facebook will crash and burn just like myspace. cant wait


It won't be long. The number of inactive users is growing rapidly. It's like anything else. Something new and exciting trumps the old and tired most of the time.






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Rebel
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Is the number of inactive members growing in proportion to the number of new accounts? It won't go away until middle class suburbia has a replacement form of social media. Google+ isn't it.





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Pilot Tiger
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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The number of inactive users is growing rapidly.
this has absolutely nothing to do with anything






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Rebel
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Nostradamus are you also predicting an end to TD.com? It's list of inactive users is also growing.





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Rebel
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


The man can predict the future.





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Powerman
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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It won't be long.






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polarbehr
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Better question, who really care?





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StraightCashHomey21
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


FB was so much better when you had to have a college email to join. Basically just big universities no HS or CC people.

WVU got it back in 2004 i think it was the 2nd wave, b/c i had friends at UVA who had it the year before.






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Spaulding Smails
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Poor people ruin everything





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GeauxWrek
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


So I can assume FB = Mall of La, while Myspace = cortena.





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diddydirtyAubie
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Myspace would freeze your computer after opening some pages with so much custom junk on it. Bump that shite.





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Darth_Vader
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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Yeah, Facebook started out with upper crust college kids. The kind of people that have money, and that marketers want. MySpace was a bunch of broke people. Facebook was way more legitimate as a business tool because of its clientele of college kids and better even, recent college grade.



If it was the fact of being a business tool that made fb overtake Myspace, then Linkedin should be kicking fb's ass. Facebook was designed for college kids while Linkedin was designed for business professionals. My company made all of us join Linkedin about a year ago. I've yet to find it useful for anything other than adding about a dozen or so useless emails to my inbox on a daily basis.






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flip82lsu
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Facebook is good for keeping up with family, etc.

The "I need 1million like to get a puppy" is getting a little annoying






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JAMAC2001
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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Myspace would freeze your computer after opening some pages with so much custom junk on it. Bump that shite.


This, and you had to turn your speakers off on the computer to prevent ear cancer from music people put on their profile.






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SPEEDY
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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It was easily the most ghetto large website in the history of the web.



Blackplanet.com






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KingRanch
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Exclusivity at first

Simplicity at first






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eScott
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


white flight





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JAMAC2001
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Myspace is a time capsule. Interesting thing is that people on FB are all about privacy nowadays, but don't realize that all of their scandalous photos and deviant behavior on myspace are frozen in time and readily accessible with simple searches.





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davesdawgs
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


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How did facebook overcome Myspace?


It's simplicity. Which ironically, it's getting farther and farther away from. Facebook is slowly evolving into Myspace.






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tduecen
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re: How did facebook overcome Myspace?


Myspace became horrible when they started letting people customize their page (facebook appears to be following suit now)





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