5 Social Media Trends to Watch Right Now

Mashable writes: “With social media itself an exponentially growing trend that’s here to stay, many companies both small and large are keeping tabs on new social technologies as they emerge. With new sites, services, apps and practices that help businesses connect more directly with customers coming online at a rapid pace, it’s often helpful to zoom out a bit and keep an eye on upcoming trends on the cusp or just over the horizon.”

1. Location, Location, Location
2. Group Buying
3. Mobile Ads
4. Mobile Payments
5. Having a Social Media Policy

Read the rest of the article here: http://mashable.com/2010/07/05/5-social-media-trends/