OpenSocial, Google’s application platform, just turned one year old. OpenSocial has grown immensely in its first year of deployment. To date there have been over 315 million application installs across social networks including MySpace, LinkedIn, Bebo, Orkut, and Hi5. OpenSocial now has a total reach of 600 million users worldwide,...Continue Reading OpenSocial Turns One, Reaches 600 Million Users
Friendster.com announced the launch of OpenSocial applications on their social network today. This will allow any application created using OpenSocial to be used directly on Friendster! Friendster announced their own API last October. There will be no apparent difference to users between an OpenSocial and Friendster application, as both will...Continue Reading OpenSocial Applications Launch on Friendster
Chris Brogan, a Social Media Specialist, wrote a great post detailing how to create a LinkedIn profile of the Future. LinkedIn is a valuable social networking site in the business world. Easily manage and connect with colleagues past and present, clients current and future, friends, co-workers, peers, and more. Chris...Continue Reading Chris Brogan on Creating a LinkedIn Profile of the Future
Facebook recently announced a new Metrics and Visualizations section for developers. Facebook Application Developers will now have access to more detailed stats about their public applications performance. This new feature will display stats on user actions including canvas page views, clicks on profile boxes, confirmation of feed forms, and the...Continue Reading Facebook Applications now with Metrics!