Tangible Social Media

Printed versions of social networking sites give users lasting connections
Implications - Connected consumers are beginning to look for ways in which they can make their social media connections last longer; one way is through printed versions of their favorite social networking sites. Through printed memoirs, custom books and even comics, users can experience social media in a way that counteracts the fleeting and transient nature of their online interactions.
SCORE: 4.3
Mild Top 6 Examples: 49,758 Total Clicks Nov 09 - Nov 10
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Custom Facebook Books - The EgoBook Allows you to Reminisce Over Status Updates
SCORE: 5.9
Hot 26,088 Clicks Pub: Nov 9, 10
Custom Facebook Books
The EgoBook Allows you to Reminisce Over Status Updates
EgoBook is a Facebook app that allows you to have a physical copy of your interactions from your Facebook wall. A truly personalized product, this is a great gift for that social media-lover in your life… [More]
Facebook Comics - Starring Mark Zuckerberg in His Own Comic Series
SCORE: 5
Mild 4,773 Clicks Pub: Sep 28, 10
Facebook Comics
Starring Mark Zuckerberg in His Own Comic Series
A string of Facebook-mania has been popping up recently. So far, the Facebook movie 'The Social Network' has debuted, Mark Zuckerberg announced on Oprah that he's donating $100 million to public schools… [More]
Social Media Portraits - 'Printing Facebook' Makes a Poster of Your Friends' Profile Pictures
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 2,823 Clicks Pub: Oct 6, 10
Social Media Portraits
'Printing Facebook' Makes a Poster of Your Friends' Profile Pictures
If you're fond of Facebook and all of your friends on the website, you’ll love 'Printing Facebook.' 'Printing Facebook' is a new service started by Benjamin Lotan that produces 20” x 40” posters uniting… [More]
Social Media Memoirs - The Facebook Book by Perfect Fools Preserves Your Online Persona
SCORE: 4.9
Mild 2,906 Clicks Pub: Nov 21, 10
Social Media Memoirs
The Facebook Book by Perfect Fools Preserves Your Online Persona
Though it may not be the first Facebook book, this social media memoir by Perfect Fools is still a fabulous way to freeze your Internet activity in time. The idea for the Facebook Book dawned on Perfect… [More]
Custom Twitter Books - Tweetbookz Print High Quality Books Based on Your Tweets
SCORE: 2
Mild 5,837 Clicks Pub: Nov 26, 09
Custom Twitter Books
Tweetbookz Print High Quality Books Based on Your Tweets
If you’ve got a social media addict on your gift list, TweetBookz might just be the best thing $20 can buy! The custom Twitter books are a great way to preserve your all-time favourite tweets—sort of like… [More]
Social Media Magazines - Flipboard Places Your Network Updates in a Print-Like Format
SCORE: 4.3
Untested 7,331 Clicks Pub: Jul 21, 10
Social Media Magazines
Flipboard Places Your Network Updates in a Print-Like Format
Flipboard is a magazine that is all about you. Your friends' updates from Facebook, tweets from your favorite Twitter users and even suggested news from Flipboard is all brought into one stylish and convenient… [More]