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Sprung From The Ashes Of Formspring, Spring.me Raises $5M To Create The “Friendliest Social Network”

Sprung From The Ashes Of Formspring, Spring.me Raises $5M To Create The “Friendliest Social Network” | Niche Social Networks | Scoop.it
Formspring’s demise was due in part to the site’s accidental role in faciliating cyberbullying. Though Spring.me, which currently claims five million regular visitors, acquired the Formspring website and database, it wants to create a completely different reputation for itself by becoming the world’s “friendliest social network.” The site lets users engage in Q&A discussions and group chats, share photos and opinion polls, and send private messages.
Peg Corwin's insight:

The business model of this new network?  "Spring.me will monetize by introducing native advertising when it reached about 20 million to 30 million visitors per month."

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