Adtech San Francisco 2012

Spring is right around he corner and so is¬† AdTech San Francisco! Adtech San Francisco is an annual interactive marketing conference and exhibition that delivers an informative look at the world of digital media and advertising. The San Francisco conference will take place this April 3-4 at the Moscone Center… Read more“Adtech San Francisco 2012”

2010 in Review: A Breakthrough Year for Marketers and Consumers

As we get ready to to break out the champagne and prepare to toast to the new year–2011 is less than 48 hours away!–we’d be remiss in not looking back at how the internet evolved from another mode of communication into a highly influential branding platform. [ picture viagra pill… Read more“2010 in Review: A Breakthrough Year for Marketers and Consumers”

AM Affiliate: Yahoo!’s Top Searches of 2010, New Net Neutrality, + More

– “Like-Retargeting” on Facebook can mean higher offline conversions–a critical measure of success during the holidays–for brands. [ClickBooth] – You own Wikipedia. [Seth Godin] – Stop apologizing for incorrectly delivered email drops by testing. [MediaPost] – The World Cup, BP, and Miley Cyrus are Yahoo!’s top searches of 2010. [Mashable]… Read more“AM Affiliate: Yahoo!’s Top Searches of 2010, New Net Neutrality, + More”

Late-Breaking Links: Yahoo Suffering Identity Crisis?, Free Wi-Fi in NYC, + More

– That Facebook alternative we (and everyone else you know) were all abuzz about? The source code’s just been made public. [Mashable] – The alpha version of the software is available for download as well. [Diaspora] – Meanwhile Facebook’s job search application gets $6M in funding. [Mashable] – BP now… Read more“Late-Breaking Links: Yahoo Suffering Identity Crisis?, Free Wi-Fi in NYC, + More”

AM Affiliate: BP Photoshop Faux Pas, Facebook Loses Ground, & More

– BP has admitted to Photoshopping their images from the oil crisis. It’s how selective memory works! [Gizmodo] – Do you agree or disagree with this piece about how Google’s ever-growing influence as a search giant shouldn’t be subject to government review? [MediaPost] – Despite achieving predicted growth of a… Read more“AM Affiliate: BP Photoshop Faux Pas, Facebook Loses Ground, & More”

AM Affiliate: Infographic Breaks Down BP’s Long-Term Damage to Environment & More

– E-mail marketing as a more personal way of engaging with consumers where Facebook and Twitter may fail. [MediaPost] – Esquire takes us back to web 1.0 with 15 websites that were gone too soon. [Esquire] – Meet Wildfire: A Groupon-style app for brands on Facebook to present coupons to… Read more“AM Affiliate: Infographic Breaks Down BP’s Long-Term Damage to Environment & More”

AM Affiliate: Facebook Now Recognizes Your Face, Internet Marketing’s Survival Strategy, & More

– Sure technophiles may champion this as a landmark achievement for social media, but there’s still something unsettling about the fact that Facebook’s photo album application can now detect faces in uploaded JPEGs from its users. [Facebook] – Catharine P. Taylor argues that the world doesn’t need another Facebook–especially from… Read more“AM Affiliate: Facebook Now Recognizes Your Face, Internet Marketing’s Survival Strategy, & More”

AM Affiliate: Kevin Costner to Save World from BP, MySpace Seeks Reinvention, & More

– No affiliate marketer is ever too successful to heed this handy pie chart provided by Shawn Collins. The most alarming observations? That of the affiliates surveyed, the top two most important attributes in choosing which merchants to promote were payout and brand awareness. Least important attribute? The allowance of… Read more“AM Affiliate: Kevin Costner to Save World from BP, MySpace Seeks Reinvention, & More”

AM Affiliate: Duck vs. BP, Farmville Invades 7-Eleven, & More Apple Security Woes

– As a generation of web junkies, our ability to retain information is rapidly diminishing. [TECHi] – But on the flip-side, Monday also saw the graduation of the first class of Microsoft High School. [FastCompany] – This is “Duck vs. BP”–a free appavailable for download from the iTunes store. The… Read more“AM Affiliate: Duck vs. BP, Farmville Invades 7-Eleven, & More Apple Security Woes”