The world’s most powerful social network will have it’s initial public offering tomorrow, and the media is going gaga over all the billions.
–The New York Times has a slick infographic showing how Facebook’s record-smashing IPO compares to other major companies.
-CNN lists all the billionaires that the Facebook IPO may create: Zuckerberg could make a cool $20.3 billion.
– You can place your bet about how high (or low) the IPO price will go and compare your answer to some of Twitter’s most influential tech followers at https://facebookipodayclosingprice.com/
And, for kicks, some of the less-than-enthusiastic tweets:
Facebook IPO day advice: Turn off your newsfeeds & focus. Your time is better spent making stuff, not gawking at billionaires.
— Gina Trapani (@ginatrapani) May 18, 2012
Everyone I know is talking about Facebook’s IPO on Twitter, not Facebook.
— steven leckart (@StevenLeckart) May 18, 2012
Official #Facebook IPO slogan: “You’ve already wasted your time on Facebook. Now waste your money.”
— Andy Borowitz (@BorowitzReport) May 17, 2012