Posts made in August, 2009

If popular websites were people, what would they look like?

If popular websites were people, what would they look like?

Mashable’s Stan Schroeder recently posted this short blurb and image from comic artist elontirien on deviantART. The image truly captures the essence of these websites… so now you can put a face to the name! Who’s the Bigger Nerd: Wikipedia or Google?: “If popular websites were people, what would they look like? If you’ve ever wondered, an artist’s rendering gives a really cute...

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What is Consumer Engagement? And what does it mean to you?

This is an excerpt from Forrester’s Marketing Forum in Los Angeles. Senior Analyst Brian Haven talks about the four I’s – involvement, interaction, intimacy, and influence — provide a framework for better understanding and measuring consumer engagement with your customers....

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Learn Guy Kawasaki’s Twitter Tips To Market Your Business

Learn Guy Kawasaki’s Twitter Tips To Market Your Business

Guy Kawasaki gave a rare, totally live presentation of his personal techniques on using social networking for business marketing. The presentation was made to a “standing room only” crowd of over 600 attendees during the June meeting of the San Diego Venture Capital Group. The world famous author of “The Art of the Start” and “How to Drive Your Competition...

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Learn Guy Kawasaki's Twitter Tips To Market Your Business

Learn Guy Kawasaki's Twitter Tips To Market Your Business

Guy Kawasaki gave a rare, totally live presentation of his personal techniques on using social networking for business marketing. The presentation was made to a “standing room only” crowd of over 600 attendees during the June meeting of the San Diego Venture Capital Group. The world famous author of “The Art of the Start” and “How to Drive Your Competition...

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Majority of US Consumers Peeved by Internet Ads

Majority of US Consumers Peeved by Internet Ads

At the same time as many internet advertisers are ramping up their web advertising efforts, the majority of US consumers say they are very frustrated by many common types of internet ads, according to a recent study by Harris Interactive, which cites pop-ups, ads that are “moused over,” difficult-to-close ads, and musical ads as some of the worst offenders. Ads that spread across the page and...

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