India Leads Worldwide Social Networking Growth

Country set to control largest Facebook population worldwide Growth in the number of social network users around the world may be slowing, but it shows little sign of stopping, based on eMarketer’s latest forecast of internet, broadband and social network users worldwide. This year, eMarketer estimates, 1.61 billion people will log in to social networking…

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Top 10 African Social Networks – Top Ten

10 Africanzone – The site acts as a dating site while also offering business to business services. African men and women looking for love and romance can connect on the site and business people can use it to list their business and as a marketplace to sell products and services. 9 Blueworld – is a South African social community…

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South African mobile social network Mxit enters India

Mxit, South Africa’s giant mobile social network, together with winning World Cup Indian cricket coach, Gary Kirsten, announced the launch and availability of its mobile instant messenger application in India. Mxit enables users to avail features even on normal phones, which otherwise are only on smart phones. This revolutionary aspect is set to bring the…

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McDonald’s Dark Marketing

  McDonald’s fast food chains have always been places for kids. Its colorful restaurants have always been like a paradise for children. This fun is even symbolized by its clown mascot, Ronald McDonald. But in its efforts to strengthen its brand further, McDonald’s tried an alternative platform for brand promotion. It wanted to reach out…

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Flurry Raises Another $12.5M For Mobile Analytics And Advertising

Mobile analytics company Flurry has raised $12.5 million in new funding, as first revealed in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission and confirmed by a Flurry spokesperson. The company started out as an app developer before shifting its focus to analytics and then using its data for advertising. It raised a $25 million roundabout a year ago, and…