Document-oriented (or schema-less) databases such as CouchDB and MongoDB have received a lot of attention lately in the form of the NoSQL movement and many new articles, books and websites.
A social network service focuses on building and reflecting of social networks or social relations among people, e.g., who share interests and/or activity
As you can see it’s a very broad topic. I will explain how it works in the interests of most consumer product marketers and the relationship of social networking to their consumers...
A few months ago I got the opportunity to attend an event at CUNY Brooklyn College called AdVersity featuring guest speaker Creative Director/Writer Kash Sree, with work to the likes of Nike(A lot of Nike), Nintendo, Vaseline, De Beers, Purell, Visene, Kleenex, Neosporin. A couple TV Spots that he was Creative Director for you may be familiar with is Nike – Tiger Woods Hackey Sack, Nike “Tag”, and Nintendo “School’s Out”… the list goes on. His speech really altered my perspective on advertising and the whole industry in general.
According to Dr. Alloway, Facebook can help improve your memory skills while micro-blogging and texting could weaken those skills. Go figure!
Of course the Buzz on the internet these days is Microblogging and Social Networking but what about good old fashioned Blog Marketing. Newsflash…it hasn't gone anywhere and is still impacting the internet market significantly.
The best form of advertising is "word of mouth" advertising, also known as the personal referral. Bottom line, word of mouth works. Especially for creative businesses, or any businesses that are just starting out.
Your company's website is going to do one of two things. One, your website will instantly encourage confidence and trust to your potential customers.
In the early days of the internet, the first brick and mortar businesses to implement websites usually gained increased revenue and brand awareness. Today's internet does not provide the same easily gained opportunities.