Infographic of the Week - Facebook vs Google

Facebook vs. Google Display Advertising - Comparing the value of the world's largest advertising venues. [INFOGRAPHIC]
© WordStream, provider of a Google Keyword Tool for Search Engine Marketing.
I feel like I’ve been defending Facebook all week. Seems like the industry has a real hate-on right now leading up to its IPO.
I’ve yet to see a true apples to apples comparison of the two. There are so many differences between the two channels - it’s like comparing newspaper print to radio. I’ve yet to see anyone eloquently determine common denominators for the basis of a true comparison. With the exception of measuring how it performs for your business.

User experience is everything. It always has been, but it’s still undervalued and under-invested in. If you don’t know user-centered design, study it. Hire people who know it. Obsess over it. Live and breathe it. Get your whole company on board.

Evan Williams, Twitter

Your idea might be great, but users have a low friction tolerance. They’re the only thing that will make you successful. Without users, all you have is an idea.

Don’t worry, be crappy. Revolutionary means you ship and then test… Lots of things made the first Mac in 1984 a piece of crap – but it was a revolutionary piece of crap.

Guy Kawasaki

Or is it just a piece of crap in hindsight?

You have to be very nimble and very open minded. Your success is going to be very dependent on how your adapt.

Jeremy Stoppelman, Yelp

Adapt and iterate.

Do less.

Seth Godin

Should I delve in to why I like this quote, or let it stand for itself? ;)

No one gives a damn about the size of your to-do list.

Ryan Freitas, About.me

Especially not your customers.