Special Report: The Future Of Social Media

The Future of Social Media

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The Future Of Social Media Is…
It’s different things to different people, of course — corporations, regular Joes, celebrities, governments, etc.

We asked more than a dozen entrepreneurs, pundits, academics, and avid social media participants to continue the open-ended sentence: “The future of social media is…”

Their answers are interesting, informative, and occasionally very funny.

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10 Social Media Brands That Will Still Matter In 10 Years
Facebook and Twitter, yes. But who else?

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POLL: Which Social Network Will Be On Top In A Decade?
First Friendster, then MySpace, now Facebook. What’s next?

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Will Facebook Survive The Shift To Mobile?
Or will it be replaced by a new, mobile-first social network?

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CHARTS: Social Network Ads A $5 Billion Market This Year
Nearly $10 billion by 2013.

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Facebook Is Your New Local Newspaper
What happens when the printing plants shut down? Nothing bad.

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DON’T MISS: The Future Of News
Here’s how you’ll get your news in a decade.

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