Connecting Your Blog to Facebook

From the previous post here – I did say that I will blog how the connectivity between Facebook and my blog was done. The process is quiet simple! FIRST THING TO DO Is to register your site as an application – so that you can get application ID… This can be done here, upon completion…

Facebook Social Integration

After much delay – I finally attached my blog to Facebook. Its not really a difficult exercise but it does require a bit of technical know-how. You have to navigate through the treacherous WordPress template to find the places where you can put the plugins. 🙂 The “Like” button Comments How it appears on Facebook…

Map of Online Communities

Its amazing what people do in their free time. But this, is just mind blowing. Somebody, really has put all their effort to come out with a Map of Online Communities (don’t think its as scientific as Social Graph). From the map, we can see all the key social networks in the world that dominating…

Facebook is now ‘worth’ USD33B

The Financial Times said that the implied valuation of Facebook is worth about USD33 billion which bigger some of the major Internet giants like Yahoo!(USD18.3B) and Ebay(USD30.1B).   David Gelles, a reporter for The Financial Times wrote: “Common stock in Facebook is trading as high as $76 a share as investors scramble to get a piece…

Geeky Post – Configuring ichat to work with Facebook Chat

Do you know that you can configure your ichat to work with facebook chat? Its so easy to configure! Here are some of the screen capture of the configuration – and do pay particular attention the server configuration! Its not a default setting… Settings are as follows: Account type is Jabber account Account name is…

Alliance to go against Facebook?

Yahoo announced that they may join Google-led social networking alliance – OpenSocial Yahoo intends to join OpenSocial, a Google-led alliance that is developing a common set of standards so developers can create programs that run on many social networks and other Web sites, according to a person with direct knowledge of Yahoo’s plans. Yahoo’s backing,…