Conferences

Make sure you buy your FastPass early

Josh has announced the dates for this year's BlogOrlando: September 25th - 27th. Registration will be happening soon. Having attended last year's version this is one I'm looking forward to quite a bit, especially since this year Josh says there's some even cooler stuff going on down there. Reconnecting with the people I saw last… Continue reading Make sure you buy your FastPass early

Media

Making it up as they go along

Shorter NBC announcement about how they're going to be measuring the cross-platform audience for the Olympic Games: "A little of this, a little of that, a touch of spackle and a whole lot of hoping advertisers don't ask too many questions."

Misc Marketing

Marketing News You Need: 7/7/08

We all want to hang with the cool kids Alan Wolk (Tangerine Toad to you and me) has a great piece up at Adweek about what consumers - particularly those that are super media-savvy - really think about brands and advertising. He has some interesting observations about the usage of social media tools, but the… Continue reading Marketing News You Need: 7/7/08

Online Insanity

“…mostly invisible…”

Steve Hall becomes my personal hero for this post that calls bullshit on the sudden upsurge in posts from Social Media All-Stars about how FriendFeed was gaining traction so much faster than Twitter. While his comments are dead-on in most regards, his scenario of what would happen should "the @aol.com or @hotmail types decid(e) to… Continue reading “…mostly invisible…”