It feels right to once again remind my site visitors and valued clients of what’s happening with the Google search results (at an ever increasing pace.) I’m seeing Google+ being used more often to vet sites for their appropriateness at the top of search engines. Brands that are not bothering with social signals are […]
We are a nation that carries tasks from screen to screen, using desktop PCs, laptops, TV, smartphones and tablets. According to new research from Google, 90% of people move between devices to accomplish a goal. Google’s research set out to understand this inter-device reltionship. There are 2 primary ways we “Multi Screen” “Sequential screening” […]
Most businesses I talk to have no idea that Facebook scrubs content. In fact, on average, only 16% of fans ever see posts made by brands “for various reasons, like the number of times you log on and the number of people and brands in your network” according to Facebook. This sums up this post […]
Today on the Facebook and Journalism page, a really great note was released aimed at helping news organizations optimize the effectiveness of their Facebook Pages. I found that the information was probably applicable to any sort of published content, whether or not you are a news organization. I quote heavily: “Top Stories: Readers are reacting […]
I’ve written many times about mobile marketing, and even (along with others, I’m sure) predicted foursquare-type business marketing many years ago. Does anyone remember my “senseweb” idea? Probably not, it was pretty far out at the time… But in the past two years, having met with many clients and associates, I realize that almost none […]
Local TV ads seem to do very little to link the awareness-generating power of television with the engagement opportunities of the web. Local businesses would do well to stop depending on TV scripts from the 1960s and begin to entice customers to company-owned, information-rich resources that save them time and worry.