Everyone is trying to do social media marketing. Every player in every industry seems to have heard the message loud and clear. Recently I’ve been looking around to see how social media is being executed in the dental field. Obviously there are many dentist offices and a wide range of dental providers. They are all […]
The Internet is an awesome thing but its not always a nice place. There are trolls, jerks and sock puppets to content with. So who are these and how do you deal with them? How to Deal With Online Trolls, Jerks, and Bullies from MarketingProfs
Facebook EdgeRank explained infographic by CopyPress.
I get asked this question quite a bit when I tell people I do digital marketing strategy for a living. Even those who have an idea of what digital marketing is about still find it hard to place a finger on what the term “digital marketing” exactly means. I was grateful to find a blog post asking and answering […]
So Facebook introduced a new search engine. It was all over the news a few weeks ago and so I signed up for the beta version. From the news coverage it was made out to be the equivalent of Facebook declaring war on Google in an attempt to win the search war. Well, let me […]
Responsive web design is a web design technique where the website automatically adapts based on the device. I always show people the BostonGlobe.com website when explaining responsive design. Visit the website on a desktop browser and resize the width of the browser. As you will see, the content re-prioritizes itself based on the width. The idea behind […]
This is a form of the individual mandate, whereby an online retailer imposes a tax on IE 7 users (for not using an upgraded browser) : An online retailer has pledged to attach a 6.8 percent tax to any purchases made from the Internet Explorer 7 browser. The added fee went into effect yesterday on […]
I just read an article whereby a Microsoft exec claims Bing as good or better than Google Microsoft’s internal testing shows that Bing’s search results are quantifiably as relevant or, in some cases, more relevant than those from Google’s search engine. I just read on GeekWire where a Microsoft exec claims Bing is as good or […]
Saw this infographic on Mashable (via HighTable.com) and was facinated by the numbers. Take a look: The mobile web is exploding. Every business strategy decision needs to consider the mobile web moving forward and for many brands there is little time to waste.
Very interesting to see the correlation between tweet volume for a URL and its position on search. Full analysis on Marketing Charts.
I have been blogging a lot more at my company’s blog, The Inside Lane. Topics I would normally include on this site I’ve been posting there. As you can imagine I wouldn’t think to duplicate the content here. That is why you may think I have been neglecting this blog. So, let me get you […]
WordCamp Phoenix 2012 was an extremely valuable learning experience for me. I have been using WordPress for a long time and consider the software to be extremely powerful. This weekend I just realized just how powerful. Aside from the technology the presentations was very good as well. I was impressed with the passion, enthusiasm and […]
Twitter is fun but there are certain things about how people use this tool that drives me nuts. Now there is research to confirm what makes a great Tweet. Here is a summary: Check it the full article. Related articles Tweet-ups: A worthwhile way to find new followers (b2bsocialmediaguide.com) What Say You About Scheduled Tweets […]
A few weeks ago I attend a SEMPO AZ event where Phillip Rather from Facebook presented. Phillip is Facebooks agency partner. His presentation had some interesting nuggets from both a social engagement and media presence perspective: SEMPO AZ Facebook Event – Phillip Rather View more presentations from sempoaz
The new xxx domain names for adult content become available to the general public later this year. The domain names went into operation on April 15th of this year and the sunrise phase is already under way (it ends on October 28). During the sunrise phase only those with trademarks can purchase the domain names. So if you are a […]