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5 Facebook Rivals Hot On Its Heels

As Facebook tackles big challenges, its competitors are increasingly drawing new users and increased participation. Take a look at who's nipping at the heels of Facebook's success.
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There are lots of differences between Twitter (with about 555 million users) and Facebook, but one of the biggest, according to a recent New York Times Bits blog, is trust. "[Twitter] has never made its users' private information public when it has introduced new features. Unlike Facebook, Twitter has not endlessly changed its privacy policy. Users of the site trust Twitter more." Facebook users' eroding trust in the network may be the biggest driver to moving to a different platform--whether it's Twitter or something else.

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Leo Regulus
Leo Regulus,
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7/27/2012 | 5:42:09 PM
re: 5 Facebook Rivals Hot On Its Heels
See my comments in previous article:
"The format of this article discriminates against ADD / Dyslectic and persons with short attention spans."
Please, folks, we need all the help that we can get.
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