Facebook IPO Mania: Infographics, Place Your Bets, Funny Tweets, And More
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