Tag Archives: Google

Chart of the Day: Facebook Crushes Google, Yahoo, AOL & MSN

If search is any indication of what people want, they want Facebook more than twice as much as Google and Yahoo according to Google Trends. I also compared the most popular social media companies to Facebook on Google Trends, to … Continue reading

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How Groupon May Have Used Google As Its BATNA To Create More Liquidity!

As we’ve said before, the need for growth companies to be acquired or chase that rubber chicken laced road show circuit to go public through an IPO aren’t private companies only option anymore.  While the world can only speculate as … Continue reading

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Facebook vs. Google on CNBC

In this clip from CNBC, Lou Kerner, partner at SecondShares and social media analyst at Wedbush Securities, discusses the implications of Facebook’s passing Google in terms of total time spent in the U.S. and the potential that Facebook has to … Continue reading

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Lou Kerner on Bloomberg TV Discussing Facebook

In this clip from Bloomberg TV, Lou Kerner, partner at SecondShares and social media analyst at Wedbush Securities, discusses Facebook’s entry into location based services and whether Google will attempt to compete with Facebook in social networking. Lou calls Facebook … Continue reading

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Google Stock Set To “Sell” Due To Facebook – Down 21 Percent in 2010

SecondShares’ Lou Kerner was on CNBC yesterday after he initiated Google with an ‘underperform,’ making him just the second analyst to put a ‘sell’ on the stock. Kerner put a price target on Google at just $525. According to Kerner, … Continue reading

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How Google’s Investment In Zynga Helps

This post is written by Guest Author Byrne Hobart, a marketing consultant at NYC-based Blue Fountain Media. Blue Fountain Media helps clients with website design & development, online marketing, graphic & logo design and more. A few months ago, it … Continue reading

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David Kirkpatrick Video Interview – Author of “The Facebook Effect”

We had the opportunity to sit down with David Kirkpatrick, the author of “The Facebook Effect” for a 35 minute interview a few weeks ago.  The book’s subtitle, “The Inside Story of the Company that is Connecting the World,” is … Continue reading

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Demand Media Hires Goldman, Bolsters Board – IPO Coming?

Demand Media has been killing it for four years now. The snapshot from Alexa below show’s ehow.com‘s inexorable rise from Alexa global ranking below 800 to an Alexa ranking of 144 over the last two years. In the U.S., ehow … Continue reading

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