When Reputation and Social Site Bugs Collide

If you’re like me, you rely on social media sites for promoting both your company and yourself. You post videos to YouTube, you find friends at crowded events using Twitter, and maybe even stalk your friends on Foursquare. But what happens when a site goes down...

FourSquare: fun while it lasted.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA – March 22, 2010 – FourSquare, it’s been real. I started using FourSquare right from its inception. It was fun: seeing where my friends were, letting them see my travels as well. It was tied into my first forays to...

iBurglar!

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, USA – January 7, 2010 – Sitting here in the CES Blogger Lounge around a small round table with a couple of other guys, I started up a conversation with two bloggers covering the show, Euwyn Poon and Dale Wick. Talk inevitably turned to...

In the Defense of Marketers

Marketing in its traditional form needs to change. Social media, now at the end of its hype curve, was not the magic bullet. What will save marketing will be selling and proving our value. At year’s end, people tend to come out with numerous predictions for the...