monetizating 1B+ video views every week.
90 percent of YouTube homepage inventory was sold out in Q3 in the US. We’ve closed deals with everyone in the music business
100 M + creditcards
FarmVille, Company Zynga - # of employees : 468 Oct / 09, Aug 09 - 11 M users, Oct 09 - 60 M users
CafeWorld, first two weeks 16 M users
~ $500M-$600M* for 2009 on social media sites/applications alone.
paid out on a CPM basis, ranging between $.50 to $2
between 0.1% to 0.3% CTR
$400-$500M** for 2009
Virtual goods sales to hit $1 billion in 2009 as social games pay off big
Social games last two years 270 M USD - 2 B USD in 2012
Pincus ( CEO of Zynga) said: next great opportunity on the Web lies at the intersection of three trends—apps, Web services, and small online payments from consumers, digital sweet potato seeds that cost $5 a packet. The seeds, which of course cost nothing to duplicate, pulled in more than $400,000 in three days
%50 - daily more than 5 hours
%25 weekly- 50 hours