TITLE

Fanbook

AUTHOR(S)
Coster, Helen
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;1/28/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the move of Sabena Puri, restaurateur and owner of Junnoon, a classy Indian restaurant in Palo Alto, California, to make Junnoon a spot at the social networking site Facebook. The move is in response to her knowing that most of its customers use Facebook to update on each others. Puri created a profile page that includes photos of the restaurant, reviews and a link to Amazon, where Facebookers can buy a book written by the restaurant's chef. Since August 2007, 94 Facebook users have become "fans" of Junnoon.
ACCESSION #
28864715

 

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