Tag Archives: Social media

Quotable Quotes

With the announcement that Getty Images is going to release 35 million stock photos at no cost for non-commercial use, Jonathan Klein, the CEO of Getty Images says, “images are the communication medium of today and imagery has become the … Continue reading

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Communication breakdown

People may be more connected than ever before because of the internet and social media, but we are not communicating as well as we used to. Using a keyboard results in either a shallow message or one that can easily … Continue reading

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Self obsession

Just after my last post I read a news story that the Oxford Dictionary folks had proclaimed “selfie” as the 2013 Word of the Year. A selfie is a picture someone takes of them self using their smartphone or tablet. … Continue reading

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The glow of social media

When sitting in a restaurant waiting for a friend I tend to pay attention to who and what is going on around me. For me, guessing the dynamic between the people at different tables is an enjoyable way to pass … Continue reading

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Bragging rights

It doesn’t happen very often but I’m going to claim them. At least for a day! On February 5th, 2013, just after the Super Bowl, in a blog post on this site, I stated that Oreo Cookies was the best … Continue reading

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Social work

From a marketing point of view, for a business, social media is a lot of work. The required heavy lifting isn’t getting done, so things get stale. If you’re not current the perception is you don’t really care or in … Continue reading

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Pinterest

Pin this memo where you can see it. This year, 2012, will be this social media darling’s coming out year. Now go find a board to pin it on.

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