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The opening keynote at Facebook’s f8 conference today in San Francisco was short and sweet.

I Think Facebook Just Seized Control Of The Internet

But don’t let that fool you. It contained some huge announcements pertaining to how the service will interact with the broader web going forward. Are Like Buttons Evil? The Open Web Reacts To Facebook’s Not-So-Open Graph. Facebook en Open Graph: meer traffic en conversies. Wat is Facebook Open Graph? Wat is de waarde van de ‘Like button’ voor zoekmachineoptimalisatie-activiteiten? Is Facebook de grote concurrent van Google? Facebook is de 500 miljoen gebruikers voorbij, realiseerde vorig jaar een omzet van 800 miljoen dollar en is er van overtuigd de grens van 1 miljard gebruikers voorbij te kunnen gaan door te groeien in onder meer Rusland, Japan en China. Met dit enorme bereik is Facebook interessant om mee te nemen in je strategie om meer verkeer en meer conversies te realiseren. Facebook’s Open Graph: It Depends On What The Meaning Of The Word “Open” Is. Grab the popcorn.

Facebook’s Open Graph: It Depends On What The Meaning Of The Word “Open” Is

There is a serious nerd fight brewing. Facebook's Open Graph Personalizes the Web. Facebook has created a platform that allows sites and apps to share information about users in order to tailor offers, features and services to each one's interests and tastes — even if that individual has never visited the site before.

Facebook's Open Graph Personalizes the Web

When you’re signed on to Facebook, participating websites like will display information, goods and services tailored specifically to your interests — without requiring you to sign in at that website or provide it with any information. Speaking at the F8 Developer Conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and former FriendFeed CEO Bret Taylor, who is now Facebook's director of product, named three new features that will make this possible and easy to implement.

Open Graph Zuckerberg and Taylor described a concept called "Open Graph" that will be useful to businesses and services. This is essentially a replacement for Facebook Connect that makes it easier to share information. Are Going Mobile. Is the New Facebook a Deal With the Devil? Facebook blew people's minds today at its F8 developer conference but one sentiment that keeps coming up is: this is scary.

Is the New Facebook a Deal With the Devil?

The company unveiled simple, powerful plans to offer instant personalization on sites all over the web, it kicked off meaningful adoption of the Semantic Web with the snap of the fingers, it revolutionized the relationship between the cookie and the log-in, it probably knocked a whole class of recommendation technology startups that don't offer built-in distribution to 400 million people right out of the market. It popularized social bookmarking and made subscribing to feeds around the web easier than ever before. And it may have created the biggest disruption to web traffic analytics in years: demographically verified visitor stats tied to people's real identities.

There was so much big news that the analytics part didn't even come up in the keynote. We won't go into all the details in this post. F appears to be the only repository of data in this equation - and that makes the whol. Facebook just shook the tech world by announcing several major initiatives that collectively constitute an aggressive move to weave the social net on top of the existing Web.The rumors were that the leading social network would launch a "Like" button for the entire Web.

F appears to be the only repository of data in this equation - and that makes the whol

Instead, Zuckerberg & Co. unveiled a bold and visionary new platform that cannot be ignored. The bits of this platform bring together the visions of a social, personalized and semantic Web that have been discussed since pioneered Web 2.0 back in 2004. Facebook's vision is both minimalistic and encompassing - but its ambition is to kill off its competition and use 500 million users to take over entire Web. Whether we like it (pun intended) or not, we have to understand what this move means. It impacts users, publishers, competitors and, of course, Facebook itself. Ignore Facebook Open Graph at your peril – this is Web 3.0. The importance of Facebook’s Open Graph announcement cannot be overstated.

Ignore Facebook Open Graph at your peril – this is Web 3.0

By providing a ‘Like’ button that developers can add to any website, for any content or subject, Facebook is becoming the central hub for its users tastes and preferences. Imagine the potential. Amazon can recommend films for you to buy based on what you’ve been looking up on IMDB, Pandora in turn can play music you’ll like based on your friends’ Amazon purchases. Suddenly the web is connected in a far more cohesive way than has ever been possible before. Some of it will be used to promote products to you but there will be a lot of scope for developers to create amazing, new, social services that feed deep into your social graph.

Social objects for beginners. Understanding the Open Graph Protocol. I attended Facebook’s F8 conference yesterday (missed the keynote IRL, but you can catch it online) and came away pondering the Open Graph Protocol.

Understanding the Open Graph Protocol

In they keynote Zuck said (as Luke Shepard calls him): Today the web exists mostly as a series of unstructured links between pages. This has been a powerful model, but it’s really just the start. The open graph puts people at the center of the web. It means that the web can become a set of personally and semantically meaningful connections between people and things. Chris Messina. Exclusive: 18 new ways Mark Zuckerberg rules social networking.