Blog posts about: marketing

Here you'll find blog posts that I've written about marketing.

Being an influencer in popular culture

From and via the wonderful Jailbreak blog INFLUENCERS FULL VERSION from R+I creative on Vimeo.

Social Media, Crowdsourcing & Crisis Management

This blog post was originally a guest post over at the Cubeworks blog – Nothing like starting with a bang! Here are 3 bleeding edge buzzwords of the modern age that have their own heady mix of excitement, confusion, science fiction & reality. I’m a Generation X’er and therefore grew up with the evolution […]

Radiohead Crowdsourced [VIDEO]

From the fantastic PSFK blog: In August last year, a group of die hard Radiohead fans recorded footage of the band playing in a live concert in Prague. The fans captured the concert from several angles and have now made the entire recording available as a free download in multiple formats. Radiohead also contributed to […]

Transmedia: story telling, cross platform and beyond

I first read about transmedia in Wired, and since it seems I’ve been talking more and more about with people (anyone who can get their noodle round it) I thought I’d quote the parts from the article (all of which can be read here). Esther Robinson got off the R train in Astoria, Queens, and […]

Digital Darwinism – Booz & Co./Strategy + Business

I’m reading a 10 page article over on the fantastic Strategy + Business website of the global consulting company Booz & Co. and thought I’d share my thoughts and some snippets. The article is in reaction to a global survey conducted across the worlds advertising and marketing agencies and speak authoritatively about the challenges the industry […]

Brian Solis on Social Media and the SME

I’ve watched this Brian Solis video a couple of times as it’s a good one for beating SME’s into submission when it comes to doing Social Media. He’s also a stat-meister. Here are some of the best case studies he cites: The Creme Brulee Cart – tweets which street corner he is on in San […]

How Digital Strategy is changing

It’s been a whirlwind visit to the Marketing Week live! event at London’s Olympia but there’s been enough time to see enough speakers to help crystallise some thoughts about how digital strategy for business is changing. I’ve been working with digital for 15 years now. I started out as a web designer and am now […]

Marketing Week live! – Digital Strategy Panel – #MWL2010

I was fortunate enough to arrive just in time to catch the best panel of the day at the Marketing Week Live event today. It was a rare opportunity to hear the combined comments of some of the greatest strategic thinkers in the digital space right now in the UK. The panel included Julius Duncan […]

What’ Google testing now?

Check out this new highlighted background in the SERPs I spotted today… admittedly for a very specific query but the first I’ve seen it. It’s odd that it’s such a long way down the SERPs and seemingly irrelevant… any ideas? PS If anyone knows of a Chrome plug in that lists Page Rank next to […]

Stephen Fry on the art of being happy [VIDEO]

Lovely sentiment here, particularly on why planning is important when establishing goals. STEPHEN FRY: WHAT I WISH I’D KNOWN WHEN I WAS 18 from Peter Samuelson on Vimeo.

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