Digital strategy for the world we live in

Write Me a Guest Post

Over the years I have had a few people write guest posts here, but it is not something that I have pushed. Recently I thought it might be an interesting experiment – so I asked some folks on Twitter and received positive feedback. What got me excited about the idea was sharing in your creativity. Like a zombie, I am interested in your brains. But then it got me...

Are You Contagious?

Each year, Contagious Magazine take a look at the top trends, most popular products, experiences, slick style-focused devices and all the other virtual and tangible accoutrements that help us define our lives. The Most Contagious 2010 is the place where you can download the report or just browse through the site, catching a nuevo-retro glimpse into the just...

Complex Problems? Join the Bucket Brigade

Over the last few months I have been on an adventure. More precisely, I’ve taken a seat on an adventurous journey. Our guide into the unknown is Bud Caddell who is not only driving the bus – he’s building it from the wheels up as we go along. What does it look like? Well, there are a bunch of emails, some discussions, input, thinking and creative stimulation....

Age of Conversation 3: From Social Media Theory to Social Media Practice

We have seen an incredible shift in the role of social media over the past three years. It has moved from an outlier in the marketing mix to one of the strategic pillars of any corporate marketing or branding exercise:  — Drew McLellan.   Three years ago, I began a conversation with Drew McLellan on the topic of social media and crowdsourcing. Thousands...

Social Media is Like Whack-a-Mole

Social media is a world of open doors. Wherever you look, you will see opportunity, challenge and a rush to fill the empty space. Sure you can plug the gap with a Facebook page, a Twitter account or even a blog. But in reality, social media shifts and changes with a surprising velocity. No sooner do you get a fix on the latest suite of applications, tools or...

Group Posterous at the MarketingNow Conference

After a whole day of social media discussion, I thought day 2 would be interesting if we could get some of the audience contributing to a group Posterous blog. It is like live blogging but from multiple perspectives. If you want to check it out, visit marketingnow.posterous.com – or contribute via post [at]...