The Single Most Important Social Media Asset

Social media and those companies feeding off it or building it have exploded in the past two years. Most would agree that 2010 was the year of social with brands and agencies scrambling to first understand it and then integrate it into their marketing strategies. However, what are companies such as Facebook and Twitter really worth?

European Social Business Network XING Acquires Amiando

Germany-based social business network XING announces it acquires amiando, a main European player in the area of online event management and ticketing services. It’s an interesting move from XING and a sign of where social networks for professionals might (continue to) head in the future.