What is the impact of Facebook in Social Media?

Your own social network is vital to your digital citizenship. Understanding your social network is valuable self-awareness. This weeks task will increase your understanding of your Internet image, and by learning about a familiar topic, youll learn how to perform this analysis on other similar networks as well. What can you analyze to give your organization the competitive edge it needs? Objectives Identify the patterns found in the algorithms that determine relevance and importance Identify the patterns found in the algorithms that determine relevance and importance Examine social media in pattern recognition Apply pattern principles to selected data sets Instructions: Post 1 Social Media such as Facebook has changed online communication and business climate. Research information on Facebook analytics, especially in the areas of pattern recognition. You do not need to have a Facebook account to investigate the impact of Facebook. However, if you have a Facebook account and would use that as part of the discussion, that would be fine as well. What is the impact of Facebook in Social Media? Employers have been known to use Facebook patterns as part the screening process. What do you think about that? How can Facebook Analytics (such as patterns in visualization) be used to facilitate business operation? Name at least 1 (One) Facebook Analytical Tool you find on the Internet. Why do you like it? (Note, you do not have to use it, just research on it.) What do you see in the future of Facebook? Provide at least 2 visualizations. Initial post must be a minimum of four paragraphs (at least three sentences each). Warning: Facebook is an evolving system. Many Facebook Analytics sites offer free features. You are not expected to pay for any subscription. Keep in mind that live sites could be unpredictable; so you may have a different experience. There are many tools out there. You can use any tools you wish as long as you can answer the above questions.