Investment Pours into Social Commerce: $90.2m in last 60 Days

Investment is pouring into social commerce, the fusion of social media with e-commerce: Over $90m in the last sixty days…

From the list, it’s clear that social shopping sites and software (enabling people to share the act of shopping) and private sale sites (driven by shopper-get-shopper referral programs) are the hot areas in social commerce right now.  With Amazon looking to buy private sale site Vente-Privee for $3bn, look for more innovation and investment in private sale sites in 2010.

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  1. […] social commerce to the next level. Social commerce in general is the toast of the VC’s today, over 90million invested in the last 60 days. Take a look at I’ll not only tell you about a product, I’ll show you my credit card […]

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  3. February 1, 2010

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  4. […] ShareSocial Shopping portal ThisNext has just snapped up rival StyleHive, a few days after securing $1.2m funding.  The celebrity fashion-led StyleHive could add some Glitterati fun to the functional but dry […]

  5. […] Hunderte Millionen von Dollar in derlei Konzepte investiert haben – alleine 90 Mio. Dollar in den letzten beiden Monaten?Abgesehen von einer unverkennbaren Neigung zum Hype und dem üblichen Herdentrieb, ist es der Reiz […]

  6. […] Zumindest scheint Amazon damit oberflächlich die Sicht des Kapitalmarkts zu vertreten, der bei isolierten Social Commerce Investements eher zurückhaltend agiert. […]

  7. September 15, 2011

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