Social media is fast becoming a standard element in the marketing mix of major consumer brands. And with good reason: never before has such a creative landscape existed for people and the brands they love to interact, share stories and build relationships — in all directions. Read More
As Simon mentioned in welcoming me aboard, I have been writing an employment law blog for nearly 7 years now, which is hard for me to believe. At that time, there were only a few active legal blogs in Canada and over these past 7 years I have watched this space develop into a vibrant hub of information sharing, discussion and debate. So for my firs Read More
Obama girl's Final Destination video hit 1.3 million views in just 5 days. That would have been impressive if Shane Dawson's Final Destination five video series didn't hit 5 million views within a week! Read More
Many business owners are starting to realise that the online forums and communities created to help people stay in touch with family and friends are also highly effective as a means of online marketing. Take a look at these tips for utilising this new form of promotion. Read More
It's not often you find a business willing to admit to mistakes and candidly share what they learned from them. Cory Huff, of Netbiz, shares what Netbiz learned when it comes to online reputation management and listening to the online conversation. Read More
Google's YouTube monetization plan has took a great leap yesterday as it is currently in discussions with Hollywood studios to start an online movie rental service. Read More
Today, we received news that a woman from Missouri got conned to wire about $4,000 to a “friend” in England. This woman received a help request message from her “friend” saying that she and husband got detained in London and needed the money to be released. Read More
Few customers know what that means. But as a promotional effort, the strategy has worked -- primarily because the strategy itself is interesting, which makes for a good local news story, which generates publicity and traffic. Read More
Social Media as a Marketing tool is still quite new with people still trying to work out optimum expenditure on the medium and discussing the probability of fixing analytics on the medium. How much impact does a Tweet make? What's the return on investment? We recently did an article on social media and brand reputation. Earlier, emarketer has publ Read More
Social media moves so fast, it's hard to keep up. Here are the week's top stories in scan-friendly format: * Twitter is Bigger Than MySpace in Britain * Trying To Get Around Paying Taxes, Don't Boast on Social Media Sites * More Figures on Facebook's Worldwide Popularity * Boomers Feel Left Behind By Social Networks * Soci Read More

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