links for 2008-12-30

December 30th, 2008

Using Twitter as Your Focus Group - Advertising Age - DigitalNext (tags: Twitter focus groups research consumer insight technology social media)

links for 2008-12-29

December 29th, 2008

Best of the Web 2008 (tags: video online viral technology social media YouTube)

links for 2008-12-24

December 24th, 2008

More Readers Are Picking Up Electronic Books - NYTimes.com I am a fan of the Amazon Kindle. (tags: Kindle Amazon technology reading books digital) Online v. print reading: which one makes us smarter? : Scientific American Blog (tags: reading books online technology computers screens internet media news research education)

links for 2008-12-20

December 20th, 2008

10 Random Observations on Ads, Advertising and Ad People - Small Agency Diary - Advertising Age (tags: Top 10 Liist advertising observations marketing)

More Shoe Throwing

December 19th, 2008

Another brand takes advantage of current events.

Zappos Throws Shoes

December 16th, 2008

This is how a brand should use social media. Zappos, known for their vast shoe catalog, taps into the news of President Bush ducking shoes thrown at him in Iraq and creates their own video. And, they post it immediately to make it relevant.