StraightUpSocial News Links for 5/19/2008

Facebook CEO Wants to Talk With Google on Friend Connect

Martyn Williams at IDG News Service reports that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is calling for talks with Google to allow Facebook users to access Google Friend Connect. Last week Facebook blocked the Google service, citing privacy issues.

What is your Social Media Sweet Spot?

Anthony LaFauce at SocialTimes weighs in on how to configure the correct social media plan based on project specifics and the acknowledgement that resources are limited.

YouTube Updates Video Analytics Tool

Podcasting News has details on the update to YouTube Insight, which includes viewer info broken down by age group and geographic area, combined total views on all uploaded videos, and video lifecycle stats.