Social Media

Tips from Social Media Smarties

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Women In Television & Film meeting where they had panelists discuss best practices and offer advice on how to handle social media for your business, your passion, and yourself. Mark Baratelli, the founder of TheDailyCity.com and Food Truck Bazaar, spoke about how everything he uses social media… Continue reading Tips from Social Media Smarties

Social Media

Finding good dogs homes through social media

Nemo has come into my life.  He’s a black lab mix with a white chest and he’s super smart.  We’ve been thinking about getting a dog since Ad 2 Orlando worked with Pet Rescue By Judy last year for our public service campaign.  We visited her facilities and came up with a new ad campaign… Continue reading Finding good dogs homes through social media

Media, Online, Research, Social Media

More of us spending more time on social sites, but we tend to be the most social creatures anyway

comScore and Pew Research have posted separate reports on social media and its users.  comScore focused on actions taken by users and time spent on social networks, Pew looked at users psychographics and habits. Combing the data gives a good picture that while people are spending more time on social networking sites (one of every… Continue reading More of us spending more time on social sites, but we tend to be the most social creatures anyway

Online, Social Media

Facebook knows your face; Advertisers know your habits; Americans don’t care

As most of you may know (well, if you have a Facebook account), whenever you upload photos from last weekend’s fun, Facebook offers you suggestions on who they think you were hanging out with based on their facial recognition software.  And since my blog post about behavioral targeting some weeks ago (you can revisit here),… Continue reading Facebook knows your face; Advertisers know your habits; Americans don’t care

Marketing, Social Media

A media nerd’s perspective on social “media”

This week’s post is inspired by a conversation I had with a MAIP (Multicultural Advertising Intern Program with the AAAAs) candidate and an article from Smartbrief on Social Media, SmartBlog on Social Media’s "Why are entrepreneurs so worried about social media?” I was asked by the Interviewee, “what is the trend that is affecting the… Continue reading A media nerd’s perspective on social “media”