Posts Tagged ‘Starbucks’

AM Affiliate: No More Auto-Approvals for Affiliates, Hackers May Get 3+ Years in Jail, + More

» Vinny O’Hare predicts that by the end of 2011, the number of programs that auto-approve affiliates to run them will skew less than 10. [Vinny O'Hare] » Starbucks is the most popular brand on the web, apparently! [MediaPost] » An example of how savvy mobile marketing helped a coffeeshop stand out among its competitors […]

AM Affiliate: Security Holes in Starbucks’ New Mobile Payment? + More

- Another recap of Affiliate Summit West–this time of tweets that populated the hashtag #ASW11 during the conference. [Jonathan Volk] – Shady content farm Demand Media will go public next week. [AllThingsD] – Some interactive advertising trends to watch for in 2011. [MediaPost] – Yesterday was a big day for coffee giant Starbucks: They rolled […]

AM Affiliate: Advertisements Prevail on iPad, Starbucks Supersizes, + More

- If you’re sharing your physical address and other critical contact information on your Facebook profile, the social networking giant quietly made that information available to its wide array of app-makers over the weekend. [The Guardian] – Turns out that many iPad users prefer in-content advertisements to ad-free paid subscriptions. [AdAge] – We’ve talked a […]

AM Affiliate: Notes from ASW, Myspace Priming Itself For Sale, + More

- Mashable asks, “Are we too obsessed with Facebook?” and then answers, “Yes,” by way of providing a fascinating infographic about worldwide habits on the social media giant. [Mashable] – John Chow provides some great notes on A. Jeff Ifrah‘s FTC Prosecution of Affiliates for Advertising Claims panel from ASW. [John Chow] – One affiliate […]

ad:tech Adventures: 5 Great Things To Do While You’re In NYC

As with every tradeshow, even at ad:tech, the circuit of industry parties can get a little exhausting. But New York is unlike most other cities, in that it allows enough distractions that any digital marketer in need of a little thinking space need only walk or cab it several blocks (uptown, downtown, crosstown–that’s totally your […]

AM Affiliate: People Trust Politicians Who Tweet, Apple to Retract Previous Statements, & More

– Increased social media presence does the same thing for politicians that it does for businesses: It makes them appear much more credible and trustworthy. [Adotas] – Apple appears to be having a press conference re: iPhone 4G issues tomorrow. [Gizmodo] – Yet another dissertation about Facebook and whether it has any long-term sustainability (maybe) […]