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Business Ethics Matter 0

Business Ethics Matter

W e’ve all seen the news about Facebook recently and how they enable businesses willing to spend money with them, including foreign governments and sleaze bag firms like Cambridge Analytica, err, Emerdata, will do...

When Will The Media Wake Up? 0

When Will The Media Wake Up?

HI! It’s been a while. I have a lot to share but am going to do this in a measured way so I don’t end up writing posts until 3 AM to catch everyone...

Charlottesville, Skinheads, White Supremacists, Trump and Idiocy 0

Charlottesville, Skinheads, White Supremacists, Trump and Idiocy

I’m having a lot of emotions about what took place in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend. None of them are good or positive for the direction of the United States. The GOP rode a media...

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Companies Should Avoid “Socialteering”

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, I’ve seen brands doing Like or retweeting promotions whereby they’ll donate money to the Red Cross et al for each action followers and fans take. Don’t. Please, don’t....

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Fake Facebook Likes and Twitter Followers — And the Implications for Brands

This post originally appeared on the Large Media blog.There’s been a lot of talk about Twitter followers lately, including both presidential candidates, celebrities, musicians and the like utilizing services to game their numbers. Specifically,...

Understanding Ethical Blogger Relations 0

Understanding Ethical Blogger Relations

I can’t believe I’m writing this post in 2012 but as recent events have come to light apparently some advice about ethical blogger relations needed to be published as a reminder of what it...

As Predicted, iOS Brings Twitter to the Masses 0

As Predicted, iOS Brings Twitter to the Masses

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo recently revealed some startling numbers about the microblogging service at Web 2.0 in San Francisco that will blow your mind. 250 million tweets are being generated each day, new user...

Seven Mandatory Things To Do At SXSWi 0

Seven Mandatory Things To Do At SXSWi

I recently saw an infographic about 10 “awesome” things you should do at SXSWi and felt it was lacking several key ingredients of not only the conference but the Austin experience (side note: celebrity...