Many companies have come before Facebook and many will come after.  The best way to guess the future is to look at the past.  Erik Qualman has stated “For Facebook, it’s no a question of if they’re going to go away; it’s when they’re going to go away.”  Trust is a huge factor and many are concerned with Facebook’s lack of privacy.  So where does that leave Facebook in the coming years with the rise of trusted sites LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Google and Apple?  No one can accurately predict when, but here is a history of the past internet giants and where they are now.

With Facebook On The Decline, Who's Next?

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