“It’s funny how on MSN we used to say BRB, we don’t say that any more. Now, we live here”

For those of us old enough to remember, there was a time when speaking to friends happened on the phone during off-peak hours only to ensure minimal bills, sending postcards from holidays and then, later on, praying for your dial-up connection to be available to obsess over MSN. Now we are always connected. What was once a pretty empty space is now crowded with people and businesses. So what does this mean for a marketing strategy?