FacebookFEATURES-:1)Chat-On April 5, 2008, Facebook pre-released Facebook Chat. As of April 23, 2008,Facebook Chat was released to the entire Facebook user base. Users may chat with their Facebookfriends on a one-to-one basis, or a user may chat with multiple friends simultaneously through thegroups feature.2) Friend- Friending" someone is the act of sending another user a friend request onFacebook. Once the friend request is set, the two people are Facebook friends once thereceiving party accepts the friend request. In addition to accepting the request, the user hasthe option of declining the friend request or hiding it using the "Not Now" feature. Deleting afriend request removes the request, but does allow the sender to resend it in the future. The"Not Now" feature hides the request but does not delete it, allowing the receiver to revisit therequest at a later date.3) LikeDescribed by Facebook as a way to "give positive feedback and connect with things you care about", users can "like" status updates, comments, photos, and links posted by their friends, as wellas adverts, by clicking the "Like" button at the bottom of the content. This makes the content appear in their friends News feeds.4) Messages and inbox Since the websites founding, it has allowed users to send messages to each other. A Facebookuser can send a message to any number of his/her friends at a time. Deleting a message from onesinbox does not delete it from the inbox of other users, thus disabling a sender to redo a message sentby him or her.5)NotificationsNotifications of the more important events, for example, someone sharing a link on the users wall orcommenting on a post the user previously commented on, briefly appear for a few seconds in thebottom left as a popup message (if the user is online), and a red counter is updated on the toolbar atthe top, thus allowing the user to keep track of all the most recent notifications.INCOME-Facebook earned 9 cents per diluted share in the quarter ending March 31.Its net income attributable to shareholders came in at $137 million ($205million in total net income), down 10.5% from the corresponding quarter ayear ago. Revenue of $1.1 billion was up 44.7% from 2011.Facebook also provided some updated information on its user base:We had 901 million MAUs as of March 31, 2012, an increase of 33% as compared to680 million MAUs as of March 31, 2011.
We had 526 million daily active users (DAUs) on average in March 2012, an increaseof 41% as compared to 372 million DAUs in March 2011.We had 488 million MAUs who used Facebook mobile products in March 2012.PERSONEL EXPERIENCE-I have used Facebook to achieve just about everything from creating a strictly personalexperience, while also complementing that with a variety of techniques that I have applied topromote myself, and my business, by successfully Marketing on Facebook. I admit, Facebookhas intentionally limited its functionality in certain arenas, there are STILL little things that youcan do to exploit their platforms functionality, to its fullest, without violating any of their Terms ofService (TOS). MYNTRA.COMFEATURES-:Myntra.com is an Indian online shopping retailer focus on fashion and casual lifestyle products, and headquartered in Bangalore. and is scaling rapidly. Myntra was establishedby Mukesh Bansal, Ashutosh Lawania, and Vineet Saxena in February 2007. All three are IITalumni, and have worked for several start-ups. It began its operations in the B2B (business tobusiness) segment with the personalization of gifts, which included T-shirts, mugs and caps toname a few. However, in 2010, the company shifted its strategy to becoming a B2C (businessto customer) oriented firm, expanding its catalogue to fashion and lifestyle products.INCOME-Daily Visits: 791,498Daily Pageviews: 3,640,892Daily Revenue: $ 5,461Monthly Visits: 23,744,949Monthly Pageviews: 109,226,765Monthly Revenue: $ 163,830Yearly Visits: 284,939,386Yearly Pageviews: 1,310,721,174Annual Earnings: $ 1,965,960PERSONAL EXPERIENCE-:I purchased FILA shoe in the month of July2012 , Within a short span of 3 months the shoe bottom wasworn out, more over the quality of the shoe is not up to the standard. I assume the shoe which wasdelivered to me was not an original brand. As I purchased this shoe from online store MYNTRA.COM I do
not have any other company warranty. So I requested through Email to MYNTRA.COM to take a properaction.They replied me to courier the shoe to them, I did the same thing within in a 4 days’ time... I receivedcourier from MYNTRA.COM. I eagerly opened the Courier, but they send the same damaged shoeswithout any explanation for returning the same. Next day I contacted MYNTRA.COM Customer Care, theyare not properly responding to me and finally saying that "Their QC team inspected shoe and the resultwas the Shoe is extensively used". EBAY.COMFEATURES-:Feedback- eBay has a unique feedback system, allowing buyers and sellers to postcomments and feedback on their recent auction experience. Each transaction allows youto give a single rating to your trading partner – positive, negative, or neutral.Buyer ProtectionCurrently eBay offers buyers protection. Online payment service users, such as PayPal areassured aBuyer Protection shield covered up to $500 (subject to change) at no additional cost.Fraud ProtectionThere are a number of ways eBay works to minimize fraud, some of which are automatic. Thewebsite feature of eBay allows the users to keep a constant track of which sites they visit.Whenever a user leaves eBay by clicking on a link, or when are transacting on PayPal, the systemwarns them of potential frauds.INCOME-:eBay generates revenue from various fees. The eBay fee system is quite complex; there are fees tolist a product and fees when the product sells (Final Value Fee), plus several optional adornmentfees, all based on various factors and scales. For most listing categories, eBay sellers are permittedto offer a variety of payment systems such as PayPal, Paymate, ProPay, and Moneybookers. On April18, 2012 eBay reported a 29% Q1 revenue increase to $3.3 billion compared to their Q1 in 2011. Netincome was reported to be at $570 million for the quarterPERSONAL EXPERIENCE-: I HAVE BEEN SELLING ON EBAY NOW FOR A YEAR AND A HALF. I`VE LEARNED YOUCATCH MORE FLIES WITH HONEY THAN VINEGAR, IN OTHER WORDS TREAT PEOPLE LIKEYOU WANT TO BE TREATED.I`VE LEARNED COMMUNICATION IS KEY TO EVERYTHING.WHEN I SELL AN ITEM AND THE BUYER PAYS, I ALWAYS LEAVE A FRIENDLY PERSONAL E-MAIL. IT TELL THEM HOW MUCH I APPRECIATE THEIR BUSINESS, AND WHEN THE ITEM ORITEMS ARE BEING SHIPPED. ALWAYS WELCOME YOUR BUYERS WITH OPEN ARMS.I HAVEHAD MANY COMPLIMENTS ON FAST SHIPPING........THAT IS ALSO A PLUS.
GROOVESHARKFEATURES-:Grooveshark is an internet service for music. It has a search engine, streaming service, andrecommendation application. Users can stream and upload music that can be played immediately or added to a playlist.As of January 2012, Grooveshark has been sued for copyright-violations by all the major musiccompanies, namely EMI Music Publishing, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, and Universal Music. For one suit complaining about copyright-infringement, the liabilities have been [estimated at seventeen billion U.S. dollars. Grooveshark is a rich Internet application that originallyran in Adobe Flash. In December 2010, Grooveshark redesigned its site to provide an HTML5interface. Grooveshark displays songs, playlists, and users. Grooveshark has a JavaWeb Start application that scans users folders for MP3s, uploading and adding them to the usersonline library. The ID3 information of the uploaded song is linked to the user, and the file is uploadedto Grooveshark, which then offers on-demand music playback. All content on the service is user-sourcedINCOME-:Daily Visits: 1,061,654Daily Pageviews: 4,511,221Daily Revenue: $ 6,767Monthly Visits: 31,849,628Monthly Pageviews: 135,336,623Monthly Revenue: $ 203,010Yearly Visits: 382,195,535Yearly Pageviews: 1,624,039,481Annual Earnings: $ 2,436,120Estimated website worth: $ 23,088,200PERSONAL EXPERIENCE-:WRITE SOMETHNG LYK I GOT DIS SITE FROM MY FRNDAND FRM DAT DAY I M USING IT REGULARLY TODOWNLOAD MUSIK COZ I M FOND OF MUSIK AND BLAHBLAH BLAH
YOUTUBE.COMFEATURES-:PlaybackViewing YouTube videos on a personal computer requires the Adobe Flash Player plug-in to beinstalled on the browser. The Adobe Flash Player plug-in is one of the most common pieces ofsoftware installed on personal computers and accounts for almost 75% of online video materialUploadingAll YouTube users can upload videos up to 15 minutes each in duration. Users who have a good trackrecord of complying with the sites Community Guidelines may be offered the ability to upload videosup to 12 hours in length, which requires verifying the account, normally through a mobile phoneINCOME-:Daily Visits: 53,265Daily Pageviews: 245,017Daily Revenue: $ 368Monthly Visits: 1,597,937Monthly Pageviews: 7,350,509Monthly Revenue: $ 11,040Yearly Visits: 19,175,240Yearly Pageviews: 88,206,102Annual Earnings: $ 132,480Estimated website worth: $ 521,908PERSONAL EXPERIENCE-:Im slightly annoyed with the visual quality of my videos on YouTube. I watch the videos of otherpeople, and the quality is reasonably good. Its not perfect of course, but the image is crispenough. Yet, all my video uploads seem to have more blur and lossy-ness problems than most.