If you are in the social media business and have a valuable service platform, there might be an investor for you. In the 90s investors were involved with investing into potential internet sensations. What was known as the "dot com burst", many say it's back again; but in a more mature form. With the convergence of entertainment, telecommunication and media investors are seeking opportunities with top social brands. Recently Facebook and Groupon made news of big investments, others are being considered through secondary investing resources for a more cautious and regulated approached.
New York Times provides good insight in to the "Dot-com Boom, Then And Now"