This week concluded with the highly-publicized IPO for Facebook. The closing price was $38.12. Are you ready to purchase some Facebook stock? Continuing with the theme of Facebook, GM dropped $10 Million worth of Facebook ads. Ford countered by saying the Facebook Ads work. You can decide, but we at Fifty & Five are big fans of Facebook Ads. In Entertainment news, Britney Spears and Demi Lovato were announced as new judges for the show “X-Factor”. They used social media (picture above) to make the announcement as they used Path and Twitter. A sign of the times. Finally, in the “dumb criminal” department, two robbers were caught in Columbia as on of the crooks forgot to log out of Facebook.
Here are five other gems you may have missed from the past week in social media:
Don’t forget that Fifty & Five is hosting our Social Media Class for Beginners on May 31, 2012. Please email Amani@fiftyandfive.com if you are interested or know a person who could benefit from some education.
Happy Weekend from the Fifty & Five Team