The health dangers of sitting on our behinds all day has recently been in the news. One good answer for office workers is to move to a stand up desk. According to Mashable, a well known ad guy works at a standing desk, but not for health reasons. Rob Schwartz, chief creative officer of ad […]
Archives for April 2011
Brand differentiation is one of the cornerstones of marketing communications. John Jantsch of Duct Tape Marketing reminds us of this in a post with a funny title, “Is Your Business a Pork Belly?” Some businesses actually have a core differentiator or they think they do, but it’s either undetectable or based on the same thing […]
You don’t hear much from Shawn on ad-related things, but as our Publisher, he makes the wheels of AdPulp turn smoothly every day. Happy Birthday!
Apple’s iOS 4 operating system is secretly compiling its customers’ location data in a file stored on iPhones, 3G iPads and every computer that users use to “sync” their devices. So, your mobile knows where you are at all times, but can it also detect your mood (via iTunes) and offer you the perfect product […]
I started “Hungry for Gumbo,” a paid letter.ly newsletter last month, mostly as an experiment. Now that I’ve produced a handful of newsletters for a small group of family and friends, I’m starting to enjoy the format and the weekly, versus hourly, pace. I only charge $1.00 month. I might raise the price at some […]
“Climate science has basically been at the receiving end of the best-funded, best-organized smear campaign by the wealthiest industry that the Earth has ever known—that’s the bottom line.” – Professor Michael Mann The factors that ruin our air and drive the Earth’s temperature to dangerously high levels are also busy destroying our land and water. […]
BMW is combining consumer generated content and mobile marketing with consumer desire for greener cars in an Earth Day-ready campaign called Activate the Future. BMW is inviting prospective EV buyers to become “Collective Engineers.” By sharing driving data through the BMW EVolve app and the EV Dashboard on this site, prospects can find out if […]