How does TED Conversations offer an alternative online social experience to other sites and social networks?
a) How did you find out about TED Conversations to begin with?
b) What made you want to contribute to a discussion thread?
c) Do you participate in the discussion threads for the social aspect or the educational aspect?
d) Do you use general social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter? Why/Why not/How does that differ from TED conversations in comparison to discussing this on your facebook page?
For those who have never used TED and do for the first time under this survey:
a) Had you heard about TED Talks/Conversations prior to this?
b) Do you use social networking sites?
c) Would you be interested in participating in discussion threads on TED?
d) What do you believe is the difference between having these discussions on TED as opposed to other social networking sites?