Facebook: Waste of Time? | Social Media Today | Unplug | Scoop.it
One thing has become painfully clear: Facebook is not worth the time and effort.

"Facebook has designed a system in which the best way to “win” is to appeal to the Edgerank lowest common denominator.  Unlike other networks where you can do whatever you like and succeed based on your brand, the merit of your content, or your storytelling, Facebook has built a system in which the only way to get visibility is to acquire the social signals they deem important, or pay for it."