eBay going Social

Web 2.0 comes late to eBay, but with some extra thought behind it.

I hope I don’t arbitrarily find myself wanting to bid on an object that is loved by a well organized neighborhood.

eBay: Here Come the Neighborhoods « GigaOM

Just as MySpace gained traction where Friendster didn’t by becoming a platform for building communities around up-and-coming bands, eBay Neighborhoods wants to build community around stuff. Stuff to buy, stuff to covet, stuff that can connect you with other people simply because they like the same stuff.

Published in: on October 10, 2007 at 6:19 pm  Leave a Comment  

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