Further Insights into the Comment Business

Last year a report told, that the Disqus comment system reached 200 million users each month. Meanwhile Facebook opened its comment system to be installed on other pages and reported, that its comment system is used on 50000 websites. This may suggests a change in the business. But despite of the market entry of Facebook ...

Facebook Comment System used on 50000 Websites

About a month ago Facebook has launched its immersive social comment system. Now the company has published information about the dissemination of the system for the first time, which above 50000 websites now, and introduced some new features. The improvements primarily concern the appearance of comments and content, permalinks for the comments to become cited ...

The Business of Social Comments

Disqus, a social commenting system to be integrated into blogs and the like, has its success story. The system is serving over 200 million users each month, which means the service is larger than Twitter and has a reach of at least a third of Facebook. Within the last six month Disqus has doubled its ...

Trends towards Portable Profiles and Immersive Web

According to a study by Forrester Research portable profiles are an emerging trend. These portable profiles do enable users to use a set of login data at various services and to represent themselves by just one profile. This, too, will affect the design and the perception of webbased services, which will be recognized just as ...

Twitter provides Authentication Service for Web Applications 2

The microblogging service Twitter has introduced an application for the authentication and login at third party services. Sign in with Twitter enables the usage of Twitter account data for the login at other services similar to other immersive web application supplied by large market participants. In the case of Twitter this makes sense especially because ...