Archive for March, 2010

25 Websites That Changed the Internet

It was 25 years ago today – March 15, 1985, that the first dot-com domain name: Symbolics.com appeared on the Internet, ushering in the commercial age of the World Wide Web. Globally, .com and .net domain names are still the most popular accounting for more than half of the 200 million domain names registered worldwide.

Top 10 Social Networking Websites – February 2010

Top 10 Social Networking Websites & Forums – February 2010 MarketingCharts has recently become one of my favorite sites for; yes- charts! This month’s marketing chart is a reality check for those thinking Myspace is dead as a social network. It’s not, so rock on Myspace, rock on. \m/ I’m curious what social network YOU think will make [...]

Social Media & The Fortune 100

A recently released report highlighting the Fortune Global 100 companies and how they were using social platforms including: Blogs, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Hollywood’s Product Placement Bias

This past year Apple managed to get their product placed in over 40% of the movies that enjoyed at least one weekend atop the box office, Abe Sauer at The Awl reports in a great piece about Apple’s product placement success. Down from the year prior when it was in 50% of the top movies, but it [...]

Local Facebook Advertising Campaigns

Facebook just expanded its performance advertising program, to include “thousands” of new cities in its self-serve advertising tool, giving advertisers the ability to target users across the United States and around the world. For small businesses already using the service, this information could potentially help boost ROI (which is what we all want in the end, right?)