Information Needs to Be Portable

If your website is devoted to a particular niche, you may want to look beyond the standard Facebook, Twitter, and now Google+ social sites to promote it. Be aware, however, that you’ll face a learning curve. It’s well worth scaling, though – and just incidentally, it illustrates the difference between Google’s and Facebook’s approaches to information.
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Facebook Blocks Friend Export to Google Plus

Who owns your data? The latest battle between Facebook, Google, and an application designed to make your contacts more portable raises that question. Facebook is blocking this application, apparently afraid that its members are using it to move their contacts over to Google’s new social service, Google Plus.
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