The Verge: Facebook rumored to launch redesigned, content-specific News Feeds on Thursday – Your Facebook news feed is about to change. Again. Expect about a week or so of people flipping out about the change then returning to their regularly scheduled status updates.

Mashable: Google+ Rolls Out Design Changes Ahead of Facebook ‘New Look’ Launch – Remember Google+? It just got a design change right before Facebook’s tweaks.

Social Media Examiner: Blogs Outrank Social Networks for Consumer Influence: New Research – When ranking sites that influence purchasing decisions, blogs rank third behind Retail and Brand Sites but just edge out Facebook. Twitter? Ranks 11th out of measured mediums, behind Pinterest and even Google+.

UXMagazine: The Five Worst UX Mistakes Websites Make – If you’re looking to make (or have someone make) a webpage, here’s a good list of user experience mistakes to watch out for.

Confession: My Relationship with Ebooks – As the technology improves, it gets smarter. Which makes it dangerous for people who want to find more books and are susceptible to the marketing suggestions of Amazon and others. Oh so dangerous…