Unformatted text preview: over the web. Websites that use this variety of E-commerce are Itunes.com and WSJ.com. Over the past decade, social networking has worked its way into the very fabric of society. Myspace, Facebook, and LinkedIn are all examples of social networks. They make a profit by instating advertisements, subscriptions, and premium services. Related to the social networking scene is the service providing websites. These are places that provide user-generated video, pictures, and data. Youtube and Google Maps use this technology. Lastly, there are the portals. These are websites that provide a gateway to information on the internet. MSN, Yahoo, Google, and StarMedia are all examples of a portal page. Overall, everybody has benefited from this “E-revolution”. Business-to-business auction companies (such as GoIndustry) have emerged because of it, and this has allowed companies to buy and sell products at prices never before imagined....
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- Spring '09
- Marketing, MySpace, transaction brokers