Susan Bratton is CEO and co-founder of Personal Life Media.
Ian Schafer has figured out a way to monetize his Twitter feed. He’s conducting an eBay auction, where the winning bidder will be allowed to co-opt the background on his Twitter page and turn it into ad space. This one-month sponsorship includes replacing of the existing background image with the image(s) of your choice, as […]
Ian Schafer, CEO of Deep Focus points out that Avenue A has no business claiming legal rights to the term “social influence marketing.” Brian Morrissey of Adweek, in response to this says, “i must TM ‘digitalia’ before someone else gets to it.”
Ariel Waldman has a problem with Twitter. The reality of Twitter is that they refuse to warn and/or ban people who use their service to “abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate other Twitter users” (to quote their forth line item on their TOS page). What does this mean? In short, anyone can use Twitter to […]
Stowe Boyd can’t be bothered with long form come ons. So he invented the micro pitch, which he calls Twitpitch after Twitter, of course. I can’t believe what a pain in the ass it still is to do something as basic as trying to schedule meetings with startups at a conference. All companies who would […]
IsTwitterDown.com is a site with a singular purpose—to tell Twitterholics whether the service is down, or not. Right now, the answer is, “Yes,” Twitter’s down.
Joi Ito is venture capitalist with interest in Creative Commons, Digital Garage, Technorati, WITNESS and Six Apart.
David Burn is the editor of AdPulp, and a writer with a plethora of caustic tales to tell.
The Girl Riot is a first-year copywriter, with a style guide. Her blog, view from the bottom has an interesting pitch. YOU COULD BE GETTING YOUR ADVERTISING COMMENTARY FROM A MORE EXPERIENCED, HIGHER-PAID, AND PRETTIER AD EXEC. BUT THE DOWNBEAT AND BASS LINE ARE IN OUR HANDS– THE ADSTAR WANNABES CLIMBING THE CORPORATE LADDER. AS […]
Andy Stanford-Clark is a master inventor at IBM. His house, which sends automated messages regarding its energy use to Twitter, is located in Isle of Wight, UK. [via Earth2Tech]