talkin ’bout my generation.. seriously you should read these if you want us to listen!

➜➜➜Huh➜WhaaaaT??➜➜➜➜➜➜What’s that u say????????????

A national study fresh out of SDSU is confirming that Generation Y really is Generation Me . The jaw-dropping conclusion? 57% of young people believe their generation uses social networking sites for self-promotion, narcissism and attention seeking.
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The fact that young people believe their generation uses social networking sites for self-promotion, narcissism and attention seeking is important for you as a product developer/designer because this emotional-need forms the basis for creating virality in your products. People don’t just share messages to be nice to their friends. Take a look at Facebook or Twitter, for instance – often status messages are equally about saying something about the sender, so the important question you should ask yourself is: “How will the message I want spread make my audience look cool or clever to their friends, colleagues or customers?”
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Compared to other age groups, Gen Y is more inclined to share their opinions about purchases, both online and off line.
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22 Social Media Marketing Trends for 2010
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For marketers, the Millennials represent a multifaceted challenge that defies easy categorization. Beyond their demographic diversity, marketers need to recognize distinct behaviors, preferences, attitudes, and values that set this group apart from the rest. We need to realize that consumer-driven marketing integration is not a dream but a critical reality. And this starts with understanding who these young adults really are.”
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