Marketing (maximum 200 words)

Read the article “These 5 Things Will Happen to Social Marketing by 2017” May 5, 2016 (available: http://


  1. Do the trends presented in the article surprise you? Why or why not?
  2. Do you use social media (e.g. WhatsApp) to make a purchase? Elaborate.
  3. Have you seen other social media trends that may provide some value to e-tailers? Discuss.