AM Affiliate: How to Think About Social Media, Demand Media Maybe-Sinks, + More

– We’ve all thought long and hard how to monetize social media and lost sleep over “social media ROI”–but maybe everybody’s going about it the wrong way: You can’t buy loyal influencers. [Seth Godin] – Demand Media has finally felt some deep repercussions of Google’s slash-and-burn of content farms. [Forbes]… Read more“AM Affiliate: How to Think About Social Media, Demand Media Maybe-Sinks, + More”

AM Affiliate: Fight for Mobile Ad Space Heats up, $37 Laptops Available, & More

– It shouldn’t surprise anyone that a new customer base is emerging on a variety of mobile-based social networking platforms, perhaps adding gravity to Google and Apple’s mobile ad space war. [MediaPost] – Witness, in the era of the iPad: The sudden availability of $37 laptops. [Mashable] – How e-mail… Read more“AM Affiliate: Fight for Mobile Ad Space Heats up, $37 Laptops Available, & More”

AM Affiliate: iPhones Break 2 Years After Purchase, Google Helps You Catch Your Next Train, & Arrivederci AffCon 2010!

– 26% of all iPhones break within two years of purchase. Smartphones, indeed. [Computer World] – Here is something that directly contradicts the claim that the mobile ad space might potentially be a dud. [Adotas] – Everyone’s trickling out of Denver and saying farewell to AffCon 2010. [Twitter] – A… Read more“AM Affiliate: iPhones Break 2 Years After Purchase, Google Helps You Catch Your Next Train, & Arrivederci AffCon 2010!”

The Google-Apple War Over Mobile Ad Space: Ultimately Pointless?

At Adotas, Peter Koeppel writes on how the Apple-Google war over mobile advertising space could ultimately prove to be an exercise in futility as that particular advertising niche could very well amount to nothing more than a dud. [ viagra pill | effects alcohol viagra | alternative drug new viagra… Read more“The Google-Apple War Over Mobile Ad Space: Ultimately Pointless?”