Linklog special: The Guardian’s Facebook app (and the stuff I’ve written about it)

Martin Belam  by Martin Belam, 18 July 2012

If you saw me speaking at Facebook Marketing London today about the Guardian’s Facebook app, then here is a list of links to some of the things I’ve previously written about the app. And if you didn’t see me talking at the event...it’s...um...still a list of stuff I guess.

Guardian Facebook app featuring Patrick Troughton as Doctor Who

Adam Tinworth has blogged the session today: “Martin Belam: leveraging the Facebook platform

I also mentioned that I edited a book about Facebook - here is a behind-the-scenes blog post about the process: “Editing the Guardian’s Facebook ebook”

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Facebook: The rise and rise of a social media giant
Edited by Martin Belam
In February 2004, whilst at Harvard, Mark Zuckerberg and friends created “The Facebook”. What started as just a website for one university has become one of the dominant forces on the internet in the early 21st century. The simple idea of connecting people together into networks of friends sharing their personal details has made Mark Zuckerberg, on paper at least, one of the wealthiest men on the planet. This is the story of the rise and rise of Facebook, as told in six years of original journalism, writing and comment in the pages of the Guardian and the Observer.
Facebook: The rise and rise of a social media giant” - £2.56 for Kindle & £2.99 for iBooks.

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