Posts Tagged ‘myspace’

MyVGift.com Get FREE virtual gifts

November 18th, 2008

MyVGift.com is a new widget that allows the user to receive “Virtual” gifts from any visitor to their page.

How it works:
Anyone that wishes to leave you a gift can simply choose from the thousands (millions?) of items in the Amazon.com catalog.

The MyVGift.com site provides an easy to use Amazon search that gives you category and keyword options, helping to narrow down to that perfect gift. And best of all, you don’t have to leave MyVGift to search. It’s all done right on-site.

Once you find the gift you want to give, add it via the little icon on the far right and then customize it with a little note and your name (optional for Anonymous giving)

Each gift links to its respective Amazon.com page…in case you want to actually buy one.

The widget install:
Grabbing this widget and adding it to your blog or page is as simple as 1-2-3.
1. pick your style (Vertical or Horizontal)
2. pick your color (16 million colors I believe. With Hex option)
3. Either copy the code (to paste) or enter your login info for over 20 different social pages and blog platforms.

“The only virtual gift widget on the web that works on multiple social platforms:
Friendster, Facebook, Orkut, Bebo, Tagged, Blogger, Hi5, LiveSpaces, Piczo, Freewebs, LiveJournal, BlackPlanet, MyYearbook, WordPress, Vox, TypePad, Xanza, Multiply, iGoogle, NetVibes, Pageflakes, MiGente, and others.”

Try it:
I’ve added the MyVGift widget to the sidebar. Feel free to give a “Virtual” gift to widgets lab. You’ll find it very easy to use. Heck…give two gifts! Christmas time is just around the corner.

MyVGift.com

RockYou Wants To Be A Social Network Game Widget Powerhouse

October 7th, 2008

image

Unless Valleywag is now making stuff up in a deliberate manner. they had a good report on the desire of RockYou to be “the Electronic Arts of Social Networks and build games for Social Networks” in the words of RockYou CEO Lance Tokuda.

This means is not just Slide adding more things to focus on and to try out. this means that the eternal rivalry of RockYou with Slide will come to an abrupt end in the months to come as they will no longer overlap directly with each other.

The things i said about Slide also apply to RockYou as a great example of how a quite profitable Widget Startup is forced and pushed into constant reinvention because of how strongly funded and valued it is. give it needs to compensate with projections of revenue in order to live to that funding and valuation.

The same goes for the slow reaction they had to Facebook obvious plans to shun them and how putting too much into one single Social Network Platform was their worst move.

One of the first steps they took in this direction was their acquisition of one of the Top Games in Facebook some months ago. there is a simple problem with RockYou new focus. A stiff competition with Zynga, SGN and things like Come2Play. this puts them in a position of Underdog instead of Top Dog. a position they still have in Facebook. Rockyou will face a uphill battle outside Facebook.

 RockYou diving deeper into social games via Valleywag

RockYou

LETS101 Blog Quiz Badges and Bling for MySpace

September 4th, 2008

free online dating lets101

 

A lot of people cannot get enough of Quizzes and Blog Bling  or Myspace Bling. LETS101 got a perfect selection of all those things for those interested. it almost shocking how many they got:

What Is My Blog Rated?

Find out your blog film rating. We intensely scrutinize your page’s content to rate it G, PG, PG-13, R or NC-17. Enter your URL and find out its rating!

Generate The Badge For Your Blog And Profiles

Create Virtual Gifts For Your Blog and Myspace Profile!

Create a basket full of gifts and stick it on your blog and myspace profile and let your visitors collect the gifts! Its really fun 🙂

Create Gift-Basket To Stick On Your Blog and Myspace Profile

What Do My Stars Say About Me?

Check out what do your stars and zodiac signs have to say about your personality, nature and the kind of person you are. Most people find it amazingly accurate!

Generate The Zodiac Badge For Your Blog And Profiles

My Music Type

What is your music type? Rock, DJ Mix, Classic, Jazz… based on the kind of music you prefer generate your meme…

Generate The ‘My Music Type’ Badge For Your Blogs And Myspace Profile

Loves ME Loves ME NOT

You like someone, but don’t know whats in her or his mind? Afraid your advances can spoil a good friendship? We have the solution! We have designed Break The Ice program specially for these situations!

Find out whats in her or his mind!

What Kind of Chinese Animal Am I?

Check out what kind of Chinese zodiac animal you are and what does it mean to your personality and your nature. Most people find it truly amazing!

Generate The Zodiac Badge For Your Blog And Myspace Profiles

How Many Cigarettes Can Kill One Year Of My Life?

We all know Smoking is injurious to health, but have you ever wondered how much? A single cigarette reduces 10 to 15 minutes of life of a very healthy person. For women and for obese people it’s even worst. As per WHO every 6.5 seconds a person dies due to smoking. Check out how many cigarettes can reduce One year of your life…

Generate The Badge and Stick to Your Blog And Profiles to Create Awareness Against Smoking

How Addicted to Blogging am I ?

Do you love to blog? Do you love to read other’s blogs? You wakeup in the morning with blog in your mind? You got some idea or topic , the first thing comes to your mind is to blog it? Hmm… Blogging is really addictive and more and more people in the world are getting addicted to it! Find out how addicted you are to blogging.

Blogger, WordPress, Myspace, Technorati…. You Are Addicted, Now Find Out How Much…

Who Are My Compatible Zodiacs?

Check out which zodiac signs are best suited for you. Compare the result with the zodiac of friends and people you already know, you will be amazed!

Generate The Compatible Zodiacs Badge To Paste On Your Blog And Profiles

What Are My Lucky Colors?

Check out the colors lucky for you based on Numerology. It may help you in deciding colors of your new car, house, walls, curtains, clothes etc

Generate The Beautiful Color Badge For Your Blog And Myspace Profiles

How Much Is My Blog Worth?

Yes your blog, webpage or profile can be worth thousands of $$$, enter your page URL and find out its worth!

Generate The Poster For Your Blog And Profiles

Addictive Content In My Personality?

Ever wondered why some people are like drugs that others just can’t live without them? It is the addictive content in their personality which makes others addicted to them. Take the quiz and find out how much addictive content your personality contains.

Take The Quiz To Find Out

What Are My Lucky Numbers?

Check out the numbers lucky for you based on ancient Numerology. It’s always good to know these numbers…

Generate The Numerology Badge For Your Blog And Myspace Profiles

My Sex Appeal

Want to know how sexually appealing you are? Take the quiz and find out. More the sex appeal more the opposite sexes attract to you.

Find Out How Sexually Appealing You Are

Can I Be The America’s President?

What do all Presidents so far have in common? Do you need unique qualities to reach the President post or just very simple but clear mindset and an urge? Take the quiz and find out if you have the qualities to be the President of America one day.

Take the Quiz To Know

How Many People Fall In Love With Me?

Ever wondered how many people fall in love with you and unknowingly how many hearts you break? Yes the probability of opposite sexes falling in love with you depends on some aspects of your physique and most aspects of your personality. It is always good to know this number to confidently approach the one you like.

Find Out How Many Guys/Girls Fall In Love With You

And there you go. lots of these quizzes. i did the post because many of you readers wrote to me asking for these kind of things. so i hope this makes those who asked pleased and that it can be something others can like.

*The content write ups are in quotes so i didn`t was the one who wrote them*

OpenSocial gets to 350 Million Users, growing, but not enough.

August 22nd, 2008

image

Techcruch is reporting that OpenSocial, the multi social network application platform backed by Google has reached to an estimated 350 Million users. while this sounds like a whole lot. the install are not anywhere close (around 150 million ) to Facebook Application Platform with over 700 million installs. even then, 5 new partners will join and this project the platform to 500 million users. but projection to see if OpenSocial Application Installs can get a lot more close to Facebook is not available.

This does makes me wonder if OpenSocial would get to need be supported in at least 15 social networks in order for the number of installs gets anywhere close to Facebook 700+ million installs. that is without questioning the actual use of the apps in the social networks part of the OpenSocial Foundation and Facebook.

image

OpenSocial Now Reaches 350 Million Users, And Growing

Website maintained by Happy Shoe Media LLC