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Morning Brief — Thursday, June 26

The LA Times via the Washington Post reports that for the first time, Facebook outpaced MySpace in number of visitors and pages views (124 million visitors and 51 million views vs. 115 million visitors and 45 million page views).  The other thing that tells us is if 240 million people worldwide have visited one or both sites and you haven’t, well — you might have some catching up to do.

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FishbowlNY reports that American Jewish Life is folding.

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Agent Kristin of Pub Rants posts the results of a book buying / reading survey.  About 200 people responded to questions that included do you prefer paper or ebooks, do you buy a book based on the cover / word of mouth, etc.

June 26, 2008 - Posted by | Miscellaneous, Social Networking, Update Your Database | , , , , ,

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