In the heyday of MySpace — before Instagram and iPhones — selfies were an emergent form of folk art for millennials.
While Facebook and Instagram and sure, why not, Snapchat are thriving, the social media landscape is littered with the husks of once-thriving social networks like MySpace, Friendster, Google Plus, and Ello. Now wading into the fray is “Vero – True Social” or Vero. Show More Summary
If you live by social media, you die by social media. Just ask any musician who spent countless hours building an audience on MySpace audience (and now there are signs that Facebook is next). Today, the market value of Snapchat parent Snap Inc. fell $1.3 billion after a single tweet...
He’s disturbing MySpace!
Today, Wired published an inside look at Facebook's struggles with fake news over the last two years. It should come as no surprise that Mark Zuckerberg still doesn't think of Facebook as a media company, but an eye-opening story from...Show More Summary
For those of you who are out in the dating scene, I applaud you. In the midst of all that is the internet – Snapchat, Tinder, MySpace, etc – the casual-scene pitfalls would surely be too much for me to endure. Instead, TFB is reaching...Show More Summary
15 years ago, the term social influencers wasn’t even on most people’s marketing radar. Social media was just a baby in 2003. The only sites worth mentioning were Myspace and LinkedIn until they were joined by Facebook in 2004. How things have changed. Show More Summary
The last time the Philadelphia Eagles were in the Super Bowl, we only just started using MySpace and the iPod was still some newfangled thing. So it's no wonder the city was extra careful in the lead up to the Eagles NFC Championship...Show More Summary
Austin Butts, aka Asspizza, sat down with VFILES to discuss everything from airport holding cells and MySpace to being the first person to listen to Soulja Boy’s mammoth hit, “Crank Dat.” Asspizza is best known for his whacky clothing – he pissed a lot of people off when he used to paint over hyped Supreme pieces – as […]
Do you have a residence repair business? Are you thinking about starting a blog or perhaps creating a Facebook or myspace page but have no idea how to start? Having a occurrence on the Internet is the best way to gain new clients and update existing ones about your business. The hard part is finding [...]
They started performing when they were just 14 and 16 years old, after a clip they shared on myspace went viral. Now the Swedish sisters Johanna and Klara Soderberg have toured the world and played in front of their idols, Emmylou Harris and Patti Smith.
In a move that sends a subtle signal to US travel titans Expedia and Priceline, Chinese travel giant Ctrip has bought a tiny US startup called Trip.com. Trip.com was founded in 2010 by former Myspace exec Travis Katz and employs 25 people...Show More Summary
More than 450 million recent visits to Time, Inc owned MySpace were bots defrauding advertisers like Coca-Cola, Verizon, and State Farm. [ more › ]
Judd Apatow’s film and TV catalog all share carefully curated soundtracks with spot-on song choices, whether it’s the rebellious opening of Freaks And Geeks or in the James Taylor/MySpace party scene from Funny People. In the video above, Apatow details his five favorite musical influences, which include The Who,… Read more...
While Facebook should be an essential part of any music marketing plan, so much about this and any social network is beyond your control. Remember MySpace? But you email list is yours, and yours only. Here's how to grow your email list: ____________________________________ By Chelsea Ira of New Artist Model...
Ah, 2008: Where MySpace still reigned supreme, people were doing that Soulja Boy dance, and an Australian teenager with yellow sunglasses named Corey Worthington had the wild house party of your dreams. That was nearly 10 years ago, and such a milestone calls for a celebration. Show More Summary
Oath is finally putting the little yellow running man to bed. Before there was Twitter or Facebook or Snapchat or MySpace, there was AOL Instant Messenger--the social network of choice for many millennials and Gen Xers throughout the 1990s and early 2000s. However, the Verizon-owned service is shutting down after 20 years, on Dec. 15....
It's always interesting to see an arena-sized band strip things down enough to do something self-consciously small. Case in point: Nashville rockers Paramore, rulers of the mid-'00s MySpace emo moment, are the latest participants in NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts series. They busted out three songs from their '80s-pop-informed LP After Laughter, including the fired-up single…
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Sounds like: Antwon, Father, SpaceGhostPurrp, Clams Casino Song: Lil B - Still Run It What's so good? Lil B has come a long way from his MySpace & Datpiff glory days, and so has rap music. Despite his impact, paving the way for many...Show More Summary