In many ways, 2011 was the year of the tablet, while social TV and online video partnerships enjoyed a robust twelve months as well.

Looking ahead to 2012, keep an eye out for standards in tablet measurement, advanced online video deals in measurement and an increased use of social TV for Web TV discovery. Those are the 2012 predictions in the final installment of the New Media Minute this year.

-Daisy Whitney

Editor's Note:  Daisy's New Media Minute is published and sponsored separately from Beet.TV and we are pleased to feature it regularly on our network.  AP