Affiliate Bites: #adtech New York Edition

» ad:tech New York is off to a start. Make a note of this afternoon’s keynote presentations, both which feature the FTC’s Jon Leibowitz among others sounding off on issues like consumer privacy and questions of data ownership. [ad:tech] » This is how affiliate marketers speak. [Internet Marketing Grind] »… Read more“Affiliate Bites: #adtech New York Edition”

AM Affiliate: Facebook Tries to Spotify, Most Entrepreneurs on LinkedIn Are 30ish, + More

» Facebook is chucking a music platform out into the world later this month. [Ars Technica} » Turns out thirtysomething Stanford grads from Cali might be the biggest segment of entrepreneurs on LinkedIn. [BetaBeat] » Is change afoot in the Daily Deals space? [Adotas] » Someone has filed a lawsuit… Read more“AM Affiliate: Facebook Tries to Spotify, Most Entrepreneurs on LinkedIn Are 30ish, + More”

The SEO Rapper Riffs on Rapping About Internet Marketing

In the age of Google, it was only a matter of time before someone like The SEO Rapper made his debut. The SEO Rapper, or Chuck Lewis as he’s known to his friends, started rapping about search engine optimization as a way to stand out at industry events. But little… Read more“The SEO Rapper Riffs on Rapping About Internet Marketing”

Billboard’s New Social 50: Is It Even Reflective of Social Media Marketing?

You’ve no doubt heard that the folks at Billboard, who comb over sales figures, music reviews, and other data to rank music in charts, are now dipping a toe in the social media pool. Only, a cursory glance at their Social 50 reveals that it’s not really all that different… Read more“Billboard’s New Social 50: Is It Even Reflective of Social Media Marketing?”

AM Affiliate: Google Celebrates the Wizard, Spectacular Social Media Songs, & More

– Neil Berman offers a little industry gold: “Jumping into an email marketing program without doing the necessary planning is a little bit like waking up married in Vegas.” [MediaPost] – Google celebrates the 71st anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with today’s logo. Their last notable logo foray included… Read more“AM Affiliate: Google Celebrates the Wizard, Spectacular Social Media Songs, & More”

AM Affiliate: An iPad Wedding, BP Gives Up on Containing Oil Spill and Contains Google Search Results Instead, & More

Welcome to your end-of-week AM Affiliate–today’s featured stories all underscore the expanding role technology seems to play in the well-being of people. – Not to be outdone by the Mac users-only dating website, a couple has had an “iPad wedding”–wherein vows were read from the iPad and then the groom… Read more“AM Affiliate: An iPad Wedding, BP Gives Up on Containing Oil Spill and Contains Google Search Results Instead, & More”