What are the pros and cons of an apps only strategy?
What are the best practices around a hybrid website/app approach?
And, is there still such a thing as a website only strategy?
This and many other questions will be discussed at the Consumer Web - User Acquisition in the Era of App Platforms panel that David Hornik, August Capital, Jason Oberfest, MySpace, Rashmi Sinha, Slide and myself will participate in moderated by Dave McClure, Founders Fond this Friday at TieCon 2009.
What do you think? What is your take on the above questions?
I am really looking forward to SIME 08 in Stockholm, Sweden next week. I can't believe that it has been five years has passed by since I was there last time. It will a great opportunity to meet up with Scandinavian entrepreneurs and media folks.
Facebook is really hot in Scandinavia and I am looking forward to hear how people use Facebook and what impact it has on people's life in my old back yard.
I recently read an amazing story on how a Swedish teenager from my old home town Lund, who was adopted from Colombia when she was only two month old, found here biological mother in Colombia on Facebook. Talking about making a a difference in people life.
Do you know any other stories like this? I'd love to hear.