How Internet Marketing’s A Lot Like Internet Dating

Well, we were bound to end up here sooner or later. But it doesn’t come completely unprompted. Earlier this week, we were fortunate enough to meet with Outspoken Media‘s own Lisa Barone up at McCoy’s, a small, charming Irish pub in the heart of Hell’s Kitchen. Barone was (and through… Read more“How Internet Marketing’s A Lot Like Internet Dating”

AM Affiliate: The Perks of Niche Marketing, SF-Based ISP Offers Unlimited Bandwidth, & More

– With the CPA space getting more and more crowded each day, the success for new affiliate marketers lies in living on the fringes and banking on niche offers. [Finch Sells] – New market for affiliates promoting via mobile traffic? Research shows that 72% of all adults are text-messaging now…. Read more“AM Affiliate: The Perks of Niche Marketing, SF-Based ISP Offers Unlimited Bandwidth, & 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: iPhone 4G Offers Poor FaceTime, Mac Users Get Their Own Dating Site, & Google Gets a Jolt of Caffeine

As the commotion of Internet Week rolls on, the spectacle isn’t in seeing the shiny new objects being trotted out by overconfident developers, but rather, in seeing the chorus of second guesses from knowledgeable tech fans and bloggers who are never the easiest bunch to win over. – It seems… Read more“AM Affiliate: iPhone 4G Offers Poor FaceTime, Mac Users Get Their Own Dating Site, & Google Gets a Jolt of Caffeine”

Love In the Time of Search Engine Optimization

Maybe it’s just a matter of time before a pop singer warbles a ballad about keywords and pageviews entitled “Optimize My Heart,” but until then, this pithy write-up from online marketing firm Distilled‘s Tom Critchlow manages to hit all the major points of such a comparison. [ where to get… Read more“Love In the Time of Search Engine Optimization”