1.) Register as a new user at Kaboodle (it’s free) and experiment with the social shopping Website. Briefly summarize how easy or difficult it was to join, discover products you were interested in, create a list, use the “Add to Kaboodle” button, and look at similar lists created by other members.
It is easy to register at the Kaboodle site. They ask for some information like your email address, password, username, and birthday. Then the site will lead you directly to some stores that you want to follow but it is optional.
2.) Based on your experience, what recommendations for improvements or new features do you have?
3.) Would you expect the number of members in social shopping Web sites to continue to grow over the next few years? Why or why not?
Yes, based on the case study stated above from 2 million unique visitors it exploded to 10 million unique visitors. Therefore it is expected by the following years the visitors and members will grow. For it is convenient to shop and easy to access.