How Social Media Is Changing Paid, Earned & Owned... →
The Modern Media Agency Series is supported by IDG. IDG research shows that IT professionals are both early adopters of social media and many use it regularly. Ninety percent visit at least one social or business networking site each month. Find out more about the report here. Click here to learn…
Does Social Media Have A Return On Investment? BY:...
This article was found on Fast Company, thought I would share it:) Do “likes” and retweets add up to sales? Who knows? And who really cares? We’re in the I Love Lucy era of social-media marketing, a golden age of unaccountability. THIS YEAR, AUDI RAN the first-ever Super Bowl commercial to feature a Twitter hashtag. Did you miss that watershed moment? Don’t feel too bad:...
Union Chairman: St. Paul Ford Plant to Close in... →
Stowe Boyd: What Twitter Could Learn From Tumblr →
stoweboyd: Twitter is on a fast growth path, as shown by recent data, but then the same data show Tumblr growing even faster. What’s the story? Twitter and Tumblr strongly diverge in their treatment of tags. Tumblr has implemented tags as first class metadata, explicitly supported by the Tumblr…
This is why I love Tosh.0-Not Mine
Combine Your Internet and Alcohol Addictions Posted by: Mike Pomranz | June 15, 2011 at 1:00pm A bar in Washington has created an Internet meme-specific drink menu. Where’s the Toshtini? They can’t get their hands on bottled water, tap water and Lymon? Or what about my new concoction, the Tosh.0 Blogger? 10 beers, 2 bottles of red wine, drink one after another at breakneck...
Has Facebook peaked? | The Economist →
joshbirkholz: Thanks: jnomics: But unofficial calculations, arrived at by using data from the advertising tools that Facebook provides, suggest that in the United States (as well as in Canada and Britain) the number of active users has recently fallen. Inside Facebook, the analysts responsible for these calculations, acknowledge that other third-party measures show Facebook continuing to ...
Infographics mocking infographics-Not Mine
This is one of my favorite infographs to date:) Enjoy!! Infographics mocking infographics Diagrams Rule by Think Brilliant This is my personal favorite, because it looks like there’s so much stuff going on, but there really isn’t. As you’ll see, most meta-infographics make the same jokes, not adding much that hasn’t been done before - which, of course, is appropriate. ...
Facebook's Growth Slows [REPORT] →
Facebook’s growth has become a thing of legend, but a recent report suggests it may have lost ground in parts of North America. The world’s largest social network soared past its competitors to reach half a billion users in July 2010, and fueled by strong international growth, it’s poised to reac…
jamesvandermemes: WATCH VANDERMEMES ON FUNNY OR DIE
LinkedIn Users: You’ve Got Klout →
Pandora IPO Now Worth $2.6 Billion →
Groupon and Living Social Valuation Bubble... →
joshbirkholz: Great take by kennethto: Is there a tech bubble? Possibly, but Groupon and Living Social are not part of it. That’s because they are not like technology companies at all in terms of business model. After all, Groupon is at its core a sales company that: Hires lots of sales people Gets sales people to contact small local businesses to offer step discounts and then asks...
Welcome to 720MEDIA: Web design & social media... →
720media: Join 720MEIDA on Facebook || Follow 720MEDIA on Twitter Read what David in Denver, Colorado had to say about working with @720Media on his new website design: http://fb.me/SIS4jRaN More new requests from Denver and Colorado Springs for websites that are easy to maintain!…
You Probably Can't Get Into the World's Most... →
Sorry, guys — unless you have a verified Twitter account, there’s no way you’re getting into this super cool, super exclusive website. And boy, are you missing out. Actually, we don’t really know if you’re missing out on anything, because we’ve only managed to go so far ourselves, thanks to e…
Another great info graph shared by Josh Birkholz, which style do you fit in? http://ping.fm/gBUPm
Apple Blesses Twitter, Makes It the Social Network... →
Jack Dorsey may have trouble defining Twitter, the information network he helped to create, but Apple seems less confused. The highly valued technology company has built Twitter into iOS 5, essentially making it the default social graph and social network on Apple’s iPhone, iPod Touch and iPa…
Woman Gets Facebook Friend Sleeve Tattoo [VIDEO] →
Each day, Mashable highlights one noteworthy YouTube video. Check out all our viral video picks. Friends are a many splendored thing — and it’s natural to carry them in one’s heart throughout one’s ever-storied life. It seems a little extreme, however, to tattoo them on one’s arm. …
jamesvandermemes: WATCH VANDERMEMES ON FUNNY OR DIE
Flash Mobs Are KIller
This is not my own, but rather found it today here: http://www.autoblog.com/2011/06/06/dodge-gets-in-on-the-flashmob-as-advertisement-thing-in-san-dieg/#continued here: Video: Dodge gets in on the flashmob-as-advertisement thing in San Diego by Jeff Glucker (RSS feed) on Jun 6th 2011 at 7:57PM Dodge goes the flash mob route in San Diego – Click above to watch video after the jump The concept...
I wonder how my Kia would look in this place:)
Transportation Secretary: Social Media in Cars Is... →
As more automakers move towards adding social media in cars, Transportation secretary Ray LaHood, has a word of advice: Stop. Speaking to The Wall Street Journal, LaHood said he is lobbying automakers not to add features that could distract drivers. “There’s absolutely no reason for any person…
Social Media Experts: May Not Be Rocket Science... →
This is a great article that continues to discuss the ongoing debate over Social Media Experts. After reading it, I am proud to say that I am a professional or a student of Social Media, I refuse to say I am an expert, ninja or a guru:) enjoy….
Women in Social Media [Infographic]
socialmedia-infographics: via bitrebels.com
Top 20 Most-Shared Video Ads This Month →
It’s not so hard to make your ad go viral. All you need is access to Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber. It also helps if you’re Google. At least that’s the conclusion we’ve drawn from the Mashable Global Ads Chart Top 20, a new monthly rundown we’ve created with Unruly Media. However, if you can’t g…
Mid-Life Crisis Mobile?
Ok so I am not a huge GM product or sports car Fan but I kinda like this ride:) Chevy Mi-ray wins “Best Concept Car” award at Seoul Motor Show by Eric Loveday (RSS feed) on Apr 11th 2011 at 9:52AM Chevrolet Mi-ray Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery Last week, General Motors unveiled its radically styled Chevrolet Mi-ray Concept at the 2011 Seoul Motor Show. The...
The first 500C arrives at Maranello Fiat….Kinda love this car:) http://ping.fm/Ab08e