Question: How do you know when the MSM gets social media? Answer: When they stop one-way broadcasting and start multi-way conversations.
Rex Hammock is Founder/CEO of the content marketing and media firm, Hammock Inc.
Amazon MP3 is paying attention to one of the basic facts of life—people love a deal. And they are using Twitter to convey their deals. I, for one, am in. Not only did I just pick up Death Cab’s record, I also scored Mofro’s new title track from their fourth album, “Orange Blossom,” for free. […]
BusinessWeek is taking notice of the growing legions of corporate Tweeters. A growing number of companies are keeping track of what’s said about their brands on Twitter. Comcast, Dell, General Motors, H&R Block, Kodak, and Whole Foods Market are among a handful of companies haunting Twitter to do everything from burnish brands to provide customer […]
First there was a Tweet. And thanks to it, we now have a Cherp, an agency that proposes to manage social media campaigns on Twitter. Chris Brogan, for one, “is all for nifty social media projects,” but this one has him wondering. The first person to comment on his post also wonders why you’d ever […]
Canadian photographer, Kris Krug, is in China for the Olys and Dutch beer. Uhm… God bless Holland. Heineken House rawks. More croquettes, frites, beers and blondes than I know what to do with. 😉 This video is the work of Robert Scales, another Vancouverite in China. I’m thinking Krug and Scales might know each other.
Biz at Twitter points to this excellent resource, detailing the use of Twitter by newspapers around the nation. I have to say, I enjoy updates from funny and interesting people, but many things I see in my feed are worthless. Not so, when the update is from a newspaper. Thanks to this list, I just […]
Jeffrey Zeldman is a lecturer and author on web design. He also runs his own web design studio, Happy Cog.
People are bitching up a storm about Twitter dropping followers. Witness: Julia Roy: I am so pissed at twitter. why cant you get your act together? and we are all still loyal. twittering away. amazing. Joseph Jaffe: wow, Twitter messes up again….big time….they’ve somehow lost hundreds of followers for various people including me. COMMUNICATE IDIOTS!! […]
Jeffrey Zeldman is the founder and executive creative director of Happy Cog, a web design agency with offices in New York City and Philadelphia. Clients include Advertising Age, AIGA, and Amnesty International USA.