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Match.com, You’re on Notice!

As an online marketing professional, I’ve been reading a lot of buzz about how Pinterest is the next big thing for social media. From the articles, I just wasn’t getting the the concept – pinboards where you pin stuff you love… Sounded simple enough but how could that compete with …

Christmas-a-la-commode

Christmas-a-la-commode, a photo by hobbit_fan_74 on Flickr. Apparently there’s an inside joke amongst the ladies in the office dealing with empty toilet paper rolls. This beauty of a tree was presented to my friend Christine in the cubicle next door. This is the most brilliant and creative Christmas tree I’ve …

advertising that’s too smart?

  I was annoyed by Wendy’s this evening. I’m sitting there eating my spicy chicken sandwich and there on the sack it says “Xy – We figured out that there are 256 possible combinations to enjoy your hamburger. Luckily someone was paying attention in Math class.” or something very close …

my favorite nut snack

Viral marketing is an interesting concept. Is it even possible to deliberately plan a viral marketing strategy? Frito-Lay pulled one off with their new product, True North. At least I think they did… That’s the brilliance of viral marketing done right – the audience doesn’t even know it’s marketing or …