Back in Mid-January, I gave a talk for the Social Media Club at their local SF chapter. As I mentioned before, I spoke with Jose Nuñez from Hiran and Brent Csutoras on the interaciton Social Media and SEO. Interestingly enough,...
Verizon Customer Service: Viral Video of the Day (February 5th) Today, the FAIL Blog website posted a humorous recording between a Verizon customer and a customer service representatives over a billing issue. As of the the time of this writing...
Via a blogger who linked to me, I found this incredible social media/new marketing webinar by the SocialRep CEO titled "Beyond Monitoring: Managing Social Media Engagement", which presents a wonderfully refreshing and wholistic look at Social Media ("The Conversation") vis-a-vis...
Google Analytics: Tracking Online and Offline Worlds For some time now, Google Analytics have offered the ability to track both website visits and television commercial impressions (views), if the commercial was bought via Google. The graph has always shown a peak...
SMS from Obama Campaign for Opting-In VP Notification Text Message As you may know, the Obama Campaign this week announced that supporters can sign-up to be the first to know about who Barack Obama's VP nomination pick is via text...
Random Friday Thought So who in 2005 ever thought that SAP, a gigantic enterprise software company, would be on a service called "Twitter" asking people what they think of a "Chumby"? Not me. See the second Twitter post below.
Jeremy Toeman, a fellow friend and colleague of strong opinion (I mean that in a good way Jeremy), titled a post "Stop Trusting the Internet!", a missive against rumors, misleading headlines, exaggerations and falsehoods that exist on...
Social Media : It's Powerful Because Our Minds Aren't Conversations image from b_d_solis Survey after survey have shown how word-of-mouth is a powerful force in helping people form decisions on what to buy or what to think of brands and products....
Happy Independence Day, My Fellow Americans! I know I've neglected this blog for awhile, blame it on an Attention Economy Crash, but with this Independence Day...You'll start to see this blog picking up speed and becoming insightful (I hope!) once...
Twitter - the mobile-based microblogging service - has become the new darling among social media marketers and internet geeks since the SXSWi conference in 2007. Lacking any kind of monetization model, Twitter seems a trendy but not sustainable company,...