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MySpace Friend PacksIncrease engagement by facilitating friendingEmpower users to befriend multiple:celebrities, comedians...
Friend Pack Concept<br /><ul><li> Majority of users are lost within the same month they signed up
 37% lost in 2007 and 41% lost in 2008 within the signup month</li></ul>Source:  MySpace Data warehouse non-deleted accoun...
Friend Pack Concept<br /><ul><li> Analysis of retained users reveals a growing number of friends over time
 The more friends you have the more likely you will continue to use MySpace</li></ul>Of users that logged in at least once...
Friend Pack Concept<br />Some users have trouble finding friends and things to do on MySpace.<br />
Friend Pack Concept<br />If users don’t find enough friends or things to do on MySpace they will leave.  <br />
Friend Pack Concept<br />Can we leverage existing content and profiles to retain them?<br />
Friend Pack Concept<br />YES!  MySpace can present an easy way for new and existing users to add multiple bands, comedians...
Friend Pack Concept<br />Friend packs provide an easy way to add a group of friends at once.<br />With one click.<br />Ama...
Friend Pack Concept<br />For example:<br />A user adds the Hip Hop friend pack.  Instantly that user friends multiple hip ...
Friend Pack Concept<br />Signs up<br />Does not find any friends<br />or things to do.  He is not an active user.<br /><ul...
 He does not see many of the following activities:
 status and mood updates
friending of profiles
 blog posts
 video posts
 music playlists
 events
 or anything else
 Johnny does not find enough to do on MySpace and leaves</li></li></ul><li>Friend Pack Concept<br />Signs up<br />Adds fri...
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  1. 1. MySpace Friend PacksIncrease engagement by facilitating friendingEmpower users to befriend multiple:celebrities, comedians,bands, film makers, andinfluencers with one click<br />
  2. 2. Friend Pack Concept<br /><ul><li> Majority of users are lost within the same month they signed up
  3. 3. 37% lost in 2007 and 41% lost in 2008 within the signup month</li></ul>Source: MySpace Data warehouse non-deleted account type users in the United Kingdom that signed in 2007 and 2008 and logged in at least once<br />
  4. 4. Friend Pack Concept<br /><ul><li> Analysis of retained users reveals a growing number of friends over time
  5. 5. The more friends you have the more likely you will continue to use MySpace</li></ul>Of users that logged in at least once in a month post signup<br />Source: MySpace Data warehouse non-deleted account type users in the United Kingdom that signed in 2007 and 2008 and logged in at least once<br />
  6. 6. Friend Pack Concept<br />Some users have trouble finding friends and things to do on MySpace.<br />
  7. 7. Friend Pack Concept<br />If users don’t find enough friends or things to do on MySpace they will leave. <br />
  8. 8. Friend Pack Concept<br />Can we leverage existing content and profiles to retain them?<br />
  9. 9. Friend Pack Concept<br />YES! MySpace can present an easy way for new and existing users to add multiple bands, comedians, and celebrities and more. <br />
  10. 10. Friend Pack Concept<br />Friend packs provide an easy way to add a group of friends at once.<br />With one click.<br />Amazon simplicity.<br />
  11. 11. Friend Pack Concept<br />For example:<br />A user adds the Hip Hop friend pack. Instantly that user friends multiple hip hop artists on MySpace.<br />
  12. 12. Friend Pack Concept<br />Signs up<br />Does not find any friends<br />or things to do. He is not an active user.<br /><ul><li> Johnny signups up for MySpace and does not find any friends
  13. 13. He does not see many of the following activities:
  14. 14. status and mood updates
  15. 15. friending of profiles
  16. 16. blog posts
  17. 17. video posts
  18. 18. music playlists
  19. 19. events
  20. 20. or anything else
  21. 21. Johnny does not find enough to do on MySpace and leaves</li></li></ul><li>Friend Pack Concept<br />Signs up<br />Adds friends via friend packs and becomes an active user<br /><ul><li> Billy signups up for MySpace and does not find any friends initially
  22. 22. Billy then uses adds a couple band friend packs
  23. 23. His friend updates in the UHP are full of activity :
  24. 24. status and mood updates
  25. 25. friending of profiles
  26. 26. blog posts
  27. 27. video posts
  28. 28. music playlists
  29. 29. events
  30. 30. Billy continues to use MySpace and is an active user from now on</li></li></ul><li>Design Pattern Exists Elsewhere<br /><ul><li>Without feeds, users won’t use Google reader, without friends users don’t use Myspace
  31. 31. Next to the arrow you will notice the link entitled “Browse for stuff”</li></li></ul><li>Google uses Feed Bundles to Retain Users<br /><ul><li> Google’s feed bundles enable users to easily add rss feeds
  32. 32. Without feeds, users will not use Google Reader
  33. 33. Without friends, users will not use MySpace</li></li></ul><li>Friend Pack Concept<br /><ul><li> Imagine on MySpace new and existing users could easily send invitations for friendship to canned friend packs!
  34. 34. Celebrities
  35. 35. Comedians
  36. 36. Film makers
  37. 37. Sports stars
  38. 38. Local peeps / network
  39. 39. Friend pack gallery
  40. 40. Friend packs would be an easy to enable users to find and friend certain users
  41. 41. Could be used as an additional up sell to theatrical and entertainment clients
  42. 42. Ex: Fox purchases branded community for Max Payne
  43. 43. There is a profile for the key actors in the movie
  44. 44. Users can click on one link and send friend invitations to all actors in that movie that have a profile</li></li></ul><li>Friend Pack Concept - Derivatives<br /><ul><li> This concept can be applied to other things within MySpace such as:
  45. 45. Bands you may like
  46. 46. Comedians you may like
  47. 47. Film makers you may like
  48. 48. Playlists you may like
  49. 49. The applications of this concept are endless
  50. 50. The time to act on this is NOW!</li></li></ul><li>Friend Pack Concept - Mockups<br /><ul><li> The friend pack module can easily reside within the UHP has another module
  51. 51. It can also reside within the signup process and promoted via product marketing</li></ul>MySpace User Homepage<br />Ad<br />A module that includes friend packs.<br />1 click adds a significant number of friends <br />Friend Pack Module<br />User Info<br />Ad<br />+<br />+<br />+<br />+<br />Status and Mood Module<br />Alerts<br />PYMK<br />Friend Updates Module<br />Apps<br />
  52. 52. Friend Pack Concept - Mockups<br /><ul><li> Close up diagram of the friend pack module</li></ul>Friend Pack Module<br />Top Reggae Bands<br />Extreme Sports Stars<br />Clicking on the + sign will show the list of profiles associated with that friend pack.<br />Users can check or uncheck any of the profiles in the friend pack that they do not want to friend.<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />[] artist 1<br />[] artist 2<br />[] artist 3<br />[] artist 4<br />[] artist 5<br />[] artist 6<br />[] artist 7<br />[] artist 8<br />[] artist 9<br />[] artist 10<br />Funniest Comedians<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />
  53. 53. Friend Pack Concept - Mockups<br /><ul><li> It can also reside within the signup process and promoted via product marketing</li></ul>2. Upload photo<br />3. Invite Friends/Add Friend Packs<br />1. Enter User Info<br />
  54. 54. Friend Pack Concept - Mockups<br /><ul><li> Product marketing can drive users to a page of recommended friend packs</li></ul>MySpace Friend Pack Directory Page<br />MySpace Friend Pack Sub-Directory Page<br />Music &gt; Rock<br />Music<br />Comedians<br />Film makers<br />User Gallery<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Rock<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre <br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Genre<br />Hard Rock Bands<br />Country Bands<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />Soft Rock Bands<br />Ska Bands<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />R&B Bands<br />Jazz Bands<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />
  55. 55. Friend Pack Concept - Mockups<br /><ul><li> CRM can take advantage of friend packs in welcome stream emails and adhoc mailings to bolster friend count and activity pushed through the friend updates </li></ul>Welcome Stream Email<br />Promotional copy<br />Call to action related to Friend Packs<br />Friend Pack<br />Friend Pack<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />Friend Pack<br />Friend Pack<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />+10 profilesadd to friend<br />
  56. 56. Suggested Friend Packs<br /><ul><li> Musicians by genre or geography
  57. 57. Comedians by genre or geography
  58. 58. Film makers by genre or geography
  59. 59. Celebrities by gender or geography
  60. 60. Athletes by sport and geography
  61. 61. Political figures by gender or geography
  62. 62. Students by school or geography or graduating class
  63. 63. User generated packs
  64. 64. The categories and possibilities are endless!</li>

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