"We love being able to interact with our members and others on the Facebook platform," said Daniel Jackson, Marketing Director for Explore Talent. "Having a response as big as this shows us that people on Facebook care about what we have to say."
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 19, 2012
Explore Talent, the world's largest talent resource, announced today that a post that went viral on the site's Facebook platform page got the biggest response from users the company has ever seen. The post, which stated, "Okay, so you're 10 years old, you have a laptop, iPOD, Facebook and a Blackberry. Dude, when I was 10 I only had 1 thing to play with. It was called "outside," got a staggering 24,5000 likes, was shared over 189,000 times, and received 1,619 comments.
"We love being able to interact with our members and others on the Facebook platform," said Daniel Jackson, Marketing Director for Explore Talent. "Having a response as big as this shows us that people on the Facebook platform read out posts, and care about what we have to say."
Explore Talent is a professional site that connects actors, models, musicians and dancers with jobs in the United States. The online community has been responsible for new collaborations and business ventures in entertainment. Explore Talent is responsible for connecting girls with teen modeling, and finding gigs for movie extras. Explore Talent also helps aspiring entertainment professionals further their careers with contests that showcase their profiles to members of the social media community. Furthermore, the Explore Talent site features celebrity videos, exclusive interviews with actors, actresses and musicians, such as Joan Rivers, Akon and T-Pain.
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. Facebook users communicate and share information through the social graph, the network of connections and relationships between people. With more than 900 million active users, Facebook is the fourth-most trafficked website in the United States.
In 2007, the Facebook Platform was launched to empower developers and entrepreneurs around the world make the Web more social for users. Millions of Facebook users return to the site each day, providing unparalleled distribution potential for applications and the opportunity to build a business that is highly relevant to people's lives.
Explore Talent's proprietary software and vast infrastructure is the most advanced entertainment-based technology of its kind. The site's popularity is based on the fact that there are many ways for talent to network, make friends and connect with other industry players, participate in a wide variety of contests and earn prizes for being active on the site. The easy access to a pool of over seven members attracts industry players who are posting every month about 50,000 new auditions and job openings, which is 30 times more than any other site.
For more information, visit http://www.Facebook.com/ExploreTalent
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