Browsing all posts in September, 2008.

Common Craft: Videos that Make You Smarter “Web Search Strategies in Plain English”

I am a huge fan of <a href=”http://www.comoncraft.com”>Common Craft</a> because they make great simple video that make people smarter and help folks better understand online and social media. Their newest video is out and as always it is a great one. I suggest checking it out. <br><br><br> <object width=”350″ height=”225″>    <param name=”allowfullscreen” value=”true” />    <param [...]

Nintendo Wii Gets Viral Video Right!

Many marketers work really hard to make videos that will spread and become watched by hundreds of thousands that may want to purchase their product.&nbsp; Most videos fail at this. Yesterday though Nintendo kicked ass with this viral video:<br><br> To watch the video visit: <a href=”http://de.youtube.com/experiencewii “>http://de.youtube.com/experiencewii</a> <br><br>It is amazing what they did in just [...]

Want People To Like You?: Then Make Them Hate You

<p>I was watching a video of <a href=”http://www.garyvaynerchuk.com”>Gary</a> from <a href=”http://www.winelibrarytv.com”>Wine Library TV</a> giving his keynote at Web 2.0 in New York. (I have embed the video below. It is a must watch) </p><p></p> <object width=”325″ height=”244″><param name=”movie” value=”http://www.youtube.com/v/EhqZ0RU95d4&hl=en&fs=1″></param><param name=”allowFullScreen” value=”true”></param><embed src=”http://www.youtube.com/v/EhqZ0RU95d4&hl=en&fs=1″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”325″ height=”244″></embed></object> <p>As I was watching the video something became clear [...]

Why Olympians Should Use Social Media

I recorded this video last week right after the Olympics ended because I believe that Olympians have a lot to gain through community building via social media. <object classid=”clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000″ width=”337″ height=”270″ id=”viddler”><param name=”movie” value=”http://www.viddler.com/player/af8d649d/” /><param name=”allowScriptAccess” value=”always” /><param name=”allowFullScreen” value=”true” /><param name=”wmode” value=”transparent”/><embed src=”http://www.viddler.com/player/af8d649d/” width=”337″ height=”270″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowScriptAccess=”always” allowFullScreen=”true” wmode=”transparent” name=”viddler” ></embed></object>

Best Practices In Social Media Marketing: Listen and Create Value

Mitch Joel has started a fun meme on the Best Practices of Social Media Marketing and then the brilliant Jason Falls tapped me to chime in on the subject. I will admit it, I love a good meme and I hopefully this one will stir some good discussion and help improve the young social media [...]