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There are several new ideas for capitalising on Twitter in the world of marketing.Cause-Related Marketing: companies and causes alike can rally Twitter users around their mission by tempting 'followers' through an eclectic mix of incentives. From Grand Prizes such as plane tickets and cruise getaways to charitable donations, advertisers and promot Read More
With Twitter's open API, a lot of new websites have flourished that provide additional services to the minimalism of Twitter. Because of the incredible popularity of Twitter, existing websites have added in 'tweet this' functionality, and new sites adding extra engagement built around the twitter engine. Following are a few of my favourites— Some Read More
The Paradox of Choice. Whether we buying a pair of jeans, ordering a cup of coffee, selecting a long—distance carrier, applying to college, choosing a doctor, or setting up a 401(k), everyday decisions - both big and small - have become increasingly complex due to the overwhelming abundance of choice with which we are presented. Read More
In this final post for the series I would like to look at the future uses for QR Codes. Technologically, QR Code readability is becoming a focal point, with Apple and Google heavily promoting this feature and the new Blackberry Messenger 5.0 has revealed the QR Code scanning is one of the key features. So if the technology is improving, then I thi Read More
We are finding that, just as in the old economy, brands are the source of sustainable, competitive advantage in the new economy. Real value is only derived through whole user experiences with products, price, place, people and promotion. Some of these experiences represent real value and provide for differentiation between competitors. Read More
Mobile marketing must take the cake for the most hotly anticipated 'next big thing'. 2003, back in the day, was going to 'THE YEAR', then 2004, and so on through to 2009 (which we're more than half way through). So has it arrived?? It's getting there, and the momentum is picking up. So rather than adding to the speculation and the predictions I th Read More
Twitter seems to be the buzz word of 2009 — who's twittering, tweeting, twamming, a twit— And many more words that have made their way into the Twittonary. But is it worth setting up a Twitter account and spending a countless amount of time sendings 140-character messages out into cyberspace? Read More
This week we're looking at QR Codes in Art and Fashion. Now, these worlds are renowned for taking something that the mainstream deems “ugly” and making it into something “beautiful”, which is why I'm not too surprised to see QR Codes popping up in these industries. Moreover, as art and fashion are constantly leading the way with new trends it's Read More
Customers take longer to find a solution than we think. Companies tend to focus on their initial contact with customers, believing that shoppers' experience with a product or service begins when they walk into a store or visit a Web site. In fact, their journey begins much, much earlier. The easy availability of information on the Internet today Read More
"In the coming decade marketing will be reengineered from A to Z. There is little doubt that markets and marketing will operate on quite different principles in the early years of the twenty-first century." Read More

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