Social networking sites will face growing advertising share

Some more news about the advertising market in 2007:
“ Marketers Increasingly Use Social Networking Sites “ writes clickz.

A new JupiterResearch report, „Social Networking Sites: Defining Advertising Opportunities in a Competitive Landscape,“ finds social networks to be a way for advertisers and marketers to break through the clutter and enlist brand advocates for their cause. This year will likely see an increase in the number of brands using social marketing to reach consumers.

While this is good for the companies providing the platforms, it is bad news for the users of these platforms, who, as I think, might get annoyed. And that means, it’s bad news for these platforms in the long run…