Is This the Murderer’s Motive?

The face of a murderer – distorted from the original and yet all too recognizable  Is This the Murderer's Motive?originally published in MediaPost's Social Media Insider  I woke up yesterday morning to a report from NY1 that it could take months before we learn the motive of the Aurora, Colo. murderer. Then I arrived at […]

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How iOS is WeOS

How iOS is WeOSoriginally published in MediaPost's Social Media Insider  Instead of waiting for the so-called ‘Facebook phone’ to come out, there’s already a pretty decent mobile handset running an operating system that’s somewhat social today and will be far more social this fall. It’s called the iPhone, and the upcoming software update is so […]

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10 Social Marketing Lessons from The Hunger Games

10 Lessons from The Hunger Gamesoriginally published in MediaPost's Social Media Insider  When you read or watched “The Hunger Games,” did you catch all the lessons for social media marketers? Any story about a post-apocalyptic society sacrificing 23 teenagers annually was clearly written with marketers in mind. Maybe that’s not the case, but there’s still […]

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The Curse of Meh

The Curse of Mehoriginally published in MediaPost's Social Media Insider The app Oink just joined the great pigsty in the sky, or wherever apps go to die. While many apps deserve to be put out of their misery, oftentimes I don’t have the heart to delete an app. The app may have something appealing about […]

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The Chosen Media

The Chosen Media originally published in MediaPost’s Social Media Insider (update: for the benefit of the Walgreens representative who commented below, and the benefit of anyone else who may be confused, this entire column is an opinion, as is everything else on this blog) “Now therefore, if You will obey our voices, and keep our […]

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