Monthly Archives: September 2010

YouTube videos to be featured at Guggenheim

The Guggenheim and YouTube are teaming up. A Biennial of Creative Video has been announced! Selected from more than 23,000 submissions from 91 countries, the 125 shortlisted videos can now be seen on the YouTube Play Channel. The jury will … Continue Reading

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Bankruptcy for Blockbuster

It’s official: Blockbuster has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company made the filing Thursday morning, asking for protection against its almost $1 billion worth of debt as it works on its restructuring plans. The company isn’t closing up shop. … Continue Reading

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Brand Interaction on Facebook

Want deeper insight on consumer interaction with your brand on Facebook? Check out these recent findings and helpful tips from ExactTarget here.

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Buy directly from YouTube videos

French Connection has created the first online store within YouTube in the UK, allowing customers to buy directly from videos. The French Connection YouTique will allow people to click on items shown in a video to buy them from the French … Continue Reading

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It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s… a rocketman?

To help launch the much anticipated Halo: Reach video game, a professional stunt man dressed in Halo body armor and accompanied by two armed friends jetted into the center of Trafalgar Square in London. The stunt was a 30 second … Continue Reading

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Fashion Week: Tips for New Companies on How to Get Noticed!

If you’re an emerging company in the health and beauty industry, Fashion Week is a great place to gain some exposure. Inc.com gives 8 Ideas for Rocking Fashion Week, by tapping the strategies of some of the best young companies … Continue Reading

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F*** Cancer

If you or a loved one is suffering from or has suffered from cancer, instilling you with an overwhelming urge to curse the disease out, you’re in luck. F**ck Cancer, a non-profit foundation, has launched a month-long campaign called F-tember … Continue Reading

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Baby Carrots TV Spot

In follow up to the baby carrots post earlier this week, check out the campaign’s tv spot! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8bhq_NL6jL0

Wish you were here..

Send an even more personalized letter to friends with Map Envelope. The site that lets you type in your location and brings up a map in the shape of an envelope – so simple. You can type in your exact … Continue Reading

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Source Facebook Likes On-pack?

We can all admit the social media craze is huge. Sourcing Facebook fans/likes via on-pack messaging? Now thats new to me! One would think packaging should communicate product benefit messaging or perhaps a promotion to win the consumer at shelf. Would … Continue Reading