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  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
    [Media] Is Your Teen A Master Of Their Money? Or Slave To It?
    From lemonade stands to mowing lawns of the past to internet marketing and social media services of today, encourage the young people in your life to find creative ways to start their own businesses. by Sharon Lechter, founder of Pay Your Family First. The teen jobless rate is two to three times worse than the national average. Nothing good!
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2011
    [Media] Do Agencies Need A Moral Compass?
    They don’t care that your media team has the flu. by Uwe Hook, BatesHook. Many people in our industry are thinking about the future of agencies. Mitch Joel wrote a nice piece. spoke about it before. The majority of pundits agree that any successful agency has to be agile. That’s where the moral compass comes in. Period.
  • ESCAPE FROM CUBICLE NATION  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2011
    [Media] Side Hustle and Flow Interview Series: Alexandra Levit
    Later, I moved to Chicago and became a vice president at Edelman, a top global PR agency, and focused on creating online campaigns in the early days of social media. So far we have profiled Chandoo , Willie Jackson , Dan Schawbel , Laurie Gay , Carmen Sognonvi , Desiree Adaway , Gwen Morrison ,  Jenny Blake and Glen Southern. Why or why not?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2014
    [Media] Dot-Com Era Coupons.com Files for IPO. It's About Time
    The site, founded in 1998, delivers digital coupons from 2,000 brands and more than 700 package-goods companies to consumers on the Web and via mobile phones and social media. Even without profits, the digital coupon provider hopes to raise $100 million on the public markets. It''s also seen significant losses recently. billion currently.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2015
    [Media] Work Smarter (Not Harder) To Simplify Business Processes
    Lewis Robinson  is a business consultant specializing in social media marketing, CRM, and sales.  He’s begun multiple corporations and currently freelances as a writer and business consultant.  . by Lewis Robinson. Business processes are often mired in unnecessary details and procedures. Tighten process and scheduling systems.
  • STARTUP PROFESSIONALS MUSINGS  |  FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2013
    [Media] Why Would a Business Avoid any Internet Presence?
    In fact, you can set up a web presence these days on social media alone, by creating a company page on Facebook, company profile on LinkedIn, or a free blog with static pages on WordPress. These days, if your startup does not have an Internet home base up and running, you are not ready for business or potential investors. Marty Zwilling.
  • THE NEXT WEB  |  THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2013
    [Media] Achieving hyper growth from Europe: Lessons from SoundCloud and Klarna [Video]
    At last week’s The Next Web Conference in Amsterdam, Liam Boogar from TNW media partner Rude Baguette moderated a panel discussion on ‘Hyper Growth from Europe’ with a pair of Swedish entrepreneurs, SoundCloud co-founder Alex Ljung and Klarna co-founder Niklas Adalberth. Top image credit: Thinkstock.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
    [Media] Who's Managing the Reputation Managers? (Avoid Bogus Reviews and Bottom-Feeders)
    Schneiderman’s announcement today that 19 firms would be fined $350,000 for posting completely bogus reviews on such social media sites as Yelp and Facebook. I have to believe even legendary huckster P.T. Barnum would be appalled by New York State Attorney General Eric T. Let me be clear about bottom-feeders such as Main Street Host.
  • STARTUP HOUSTON  |  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2012
    [Media] Houston Startup District 2.0
    Mass Relevance, a fast-growing social media marketing startup, has leased 12,000 square feet at 800 Brazos St. There’s an interesting conversation that just started on Facebook by Hesam Panahi about creating a Startup District in Houston. Here’s what we have so far: Hesam Panahi   about an hour ago  near  Houston  ·. Hopefully.
  • STARTUP HOUSTON  |  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2012
    [Media] Houston Startup District 2.0
    Mass Relevance, a fast-growing social media marketing startup, has leased 12,000 square feet at 800 Brazos St. There’s an interesting conversation that just started on Facebook by Hesam Pahani about creating a Startup District in Houston. Here’s what we have so far: Hesam Panahi   about an hour ago  near  Houston  ·. Hopefully.
  • STARTUP HOUSTON  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011
    [Media] December Startup Events
    Social Media Breakfast Houston – The Gift of Guidance – Friday Dec 9 8:30am Canopy 3939 Montrose. Who ever says that things slow down for the holiday season hasn’t looked at the Houston tech calendar lately (probably because there isn’t One, single calendar – but that’s a rant for another day.
  • STARTUP HOUSTON  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011
    [Media] December Startup Events
    Social Media Breakfast Houston – The Gift of Guidance – Friday Dec 9 8:30am Canopy 3939 Montrose. Who ever says that things slow down for the holiday season hasn’t looked at the Houston tech calendar lately (probably because there isn’t One, single calendar – but that’s a rant for another day.
  • VC CAFE  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2011
    [Media] Highlighting Israeli Q2 2011 Israeli VC Investments
    Happy to see a large number of consumer apps on the list, which was historically not the strongest side of Israeli high tech: Taykey – backed by Sequoia, provides ad targeting solutions based on trend analysis in social media. Gizmox – working with Microsoft on web application design software. Comes very handy from what I hear.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
    [Media] Seven Common Small Business Mistakes and How to Deal With Them
    Shop the competition, stalk their social media pages, and keep a radar on emerging businesses invading your territory. Keep in mind that more start up businesses fail than succeed, but those who follow this advice are more prepared to ward off unnecessary blunders than wind up in bankruptcy. growth model. Not Raising Enough Money. Price.
  • SEEING BOTH SIDES  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 2014
    [Media] Fred Wilson Attends Harvard Business School
    Below is a Storify of the tweet stream. If you want to see how this year differed from previous years, go to: Fred Wilson at HBS: 2013. Fred Wilson at HBS: 2012. Fred Wilson at HBS: 2011.  . Related articles. Fred Wilson Returns to HBS. Fred Wilson Visits With the HBS Start-Up Tribe. Fred Wilson comes to Harvard Business School
  • HUNTER WALKER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013
    [Media] Waving Goodbuy: Facebook’s Big Whiff on Traffic of Commercial Intent
    “ Commercial Intent almost never exists on Social Media.” ” What a crock. Every day my Facebook and Twitter feeds are full of discussions about music, fashion, electronics, travel and other highly valuable verticals. This is a $1000+ purchase. High value and I’m at a point of research. What could they be doing?
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2013
    [Media] Microsoft Gives Finland A Chance To Move On
    If you''re located in the Nordic region I think it''s impossible it hasn''t popped on your social media already, but Microsoft has bought Nokia''s devices and services unit for $7.2 billion. Just like it sounds, Nokia the phone manufacturer''s days are limited, by the end of 2015 they can no longer sell phones under their own name.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2015
    [Media] Our magazine, CoFounder, hits 100% on Indiegogo!
    That doesn''t mean this campaign is over - there are still four days left to make your mark and help build a european-focused media on startups. Now we truly understand the excitement behind those "we hit our crowdfunding target" press releases that are piling up in our inbox. You can find our campaign page, here.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
    [Media] What to Do When a Good Cause Goes Bad
    If you partner with a major brand that has a great reputation, how will your customer and the media view it if you end the relationship? Cause marketing seems so simple. until it's not. How Susan G. Komen could have avoided a public relations disaster. Cause marketing seems so simple. until it's not, and then you're in crisis management mode.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
    [Media] 3 Simple Ways to Empower Your Customers to Sell For You :: Small.
    SIMPLE, EFFECTIVE AND AFFORDABLE SMALL BUSINESS MARKETING Home About Consulting Products Programs Workshops Blog Resources Contact Subscribe by RSS Subscribe to Duct Tape Marketing by Email Small Business Week 2011 Our winners! The Referral Engine – Teaching Your Business to Market Itself – by John Jantsch. Now that’s a happy customer!
  • BRAD HARGREAVES  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 2010
    [Media] The NYC Startup Drink List
    Brad Hargreaves | startup adventures in nyc a blog by Brad Hargreaves HOME Me Press HOME Uncategorized The NYC Startup Drink List The NYC Startup Drink List I hosted a party with Superconductor’s Matt Brimer a couple weeks back. Click to enlarge] They tried to capture the spirit / theme of each startup in the drink. Or something like that.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2012
    [Media] 2 Women Serial Entrepreneurs Tell All
    Fitton described how she met social media expert Gary Vaynerchuk, who was thronged by admirers at a party following a presentation. Susan Leger Ferraro, founder of an early-childhood schools chain, and Laura Fitton, digital business owner, irreverently detail what has helped them most along the way. Keep your equity in your pocket. Volunteer.
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2014
    [Media] Are You Ready for Equity Based Crowdfunding?
    Most of your network’s retention and growth presumably will come through your interactions and networking on social media platforms, such as Facebook, Google Hangout, and Twitter. Accordingly, your business may continue to use social media to build relationships and circulate information. Equity crowdfunding vs. donation crowdfunding.
  • THIS IS GOING TO BE BIG.  |  MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2011
    [Media] Meet Waldo, Head of Corp Dev
    Those are the types of partners--media companies, publishers, etc. Back in 2005, when I was with Union Square Ventures, we changed our brochureware homepage into a blog. A few other VCs had been blogging before, but no one had gone as far as to make the whole front facing effort of their firm into something so interactive.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014
    [Media] 3 Ways to Be a Popular--and Effective--CEO
    Today we are thriving and just launched the biggest email and social media marketing software release in our company''s history. As a CEO or leader, it''s your job to move your company forward. But you can still balance that with being liked by the people you lead. Chief executives at LinkedIn, Ford Motor Co., Empower your people. For real.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014
    [Media] Bridging the Small Business Marketing Gap
    Dan is a sought-after speaker on this topic at Internet marketing events, startup conferences and business workshops across the US, and he has been featured on media channels like MIXERGY and GrowthHacker.TV.  Bridging the Small Business Marketing Gap written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
    [Media] Inspire Olympic-Size Team Spirit in Your Employees
    The marketing team corresponds with our users on social media networks about what's going on, and the engineering team adds messaging in the application (which is the dashboard that pops up after a user logs into our platform) with the latest updates. have a ton of respect for Olympians, no matter what their sport of choice.
  • ROB GO  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014
    [Media] Using Capital as a Weapon
    These companies drive up the cost of customer acquisition for everyone, drive up the cost of acquiring talent, soak up the attention of the media and BD partners, drop prices, scare off other VC’s who don’t want to short fund the #2 player, etc. Raising venture capital is not an end to itself. Capital Capital is an enabler.
  • HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2013
    [Media] APE: Author, Publisher Entrepreneur–How to Publish a Book now available in softcover
    Entrepreneur explains how to market and sell your book  with an emphasis on social  media. Amazon start selling the paperback edition of my latest book,  APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur. APE explains how to publish a book by breaking the process down into three stages: Author explains how to write a book. .
  • LOS ANGELES STARTUP NEWS  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2011
    [Media] LA Startup Personality: Brock Batten of Mobile Roadie
    Musicians are inherently surrounded by media, which translates perfectly to mobile apps. The Startup Cafe Get Covered! LA Jobs LA Events Academy The home for Los Angeles startups and entrepreneurs. This week we were lucky to score an interview with Brock Batten the creative director for Mobile Roadie. What was the idea behind Mobile Roadie?
  • FORCE OF GOOD: A BLOG BY LANCE WEATHERBY  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2013
    [Media] Cloning A Clone
    In every large fast growing market I have been in, Internet service, email security, social media analytics, and online deals, the market is flooded with competitors. Back in the day when deal sites were all the rage and Andrew Mason was still CEO of Groupon he would talk about "clones" all the time. Clones being competitors. And it works.
  • FORCE OF GOOD: A BLOG BY LANCE WEATHERBY  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013
    [Media] Twitter Is Overvalued
    The way that the company is positioned to complement traditional media creates more staying power than Facebook. I love Twitter. I was an early adopter of the micro-blogging platform. As a matter of fact today marks my seventh anniversary using the service. And today is a big day for Twitter. And the IPO is creating quite the noise. billion.
  • CROWDSPRING BLOG  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
    [Media] The United Nations and crowdSPRING
    The Campaign was developed to raise awareness around the opportunities and challenges associated with a world of seven billion people (we are expected to hit that mark around October 31, 2011), and to inspire governments, NGO’s private industry, media, academia and individuals to act in ways that would have positive social impact.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2013
    [Media] 8 Ways to Make Friends at Work
    It''s tempting to pretend you can use social media, email and texting to present a more attractive persona to the world. Technology has changed the rules, but the underlying truths remain the same. Making friends at work (or anywhere else) is easy. Here''s my take on this: 1. Smile, with your body and mind. Be genuinely curious. Be yourself.
  • FORCE OF GOOD: A BLOG BY LANCE WEATHERBY  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2011
    [Media] The Local Nut
    The point being that most forms of local advertising that used to be available via traditional media are going away. "We cracked that local ecommerce nut, and it’s a serious nut. There wasn’t even a good form of customer acuiqsition (sic) before the Internet, for local businesses. believe Mr. Mason is partially right. Yellow pages? Coupons. Display.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  SATURDAY, JULY 20, 2013
    [Media] Interview with Olivier Baudoux, Founder & CEO for DrivAd, Inc.
    Our first product was targeted toward outdoor advertising (a $7 billion market), before we expanded into online and social media advertising (a $150 billion industry). Banner ads, just like so many advertising media have become very expensive. When would you say you realized that you were meant to become an entrepreneur?
  • THEBAREFOOTVC  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011
    [Media] NYC 3.0
    NYC 2.0:   Post 2001 crash, the NYC tech community rallied, the tech meetup got started, as did a number of companies utilizing NYC’s domain strengths in financial services, advertising, media and mobile.  Given the state of the economy and dwindling resources, these mechanisms are more crucial than ever for future growth. NYC 3.0:
  • ACTIVE GARAGE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 4, 2012
    [Media] Thought Readership #7: How to Create a “Blue Ocean” Book
    Instead of the usual bio blah, blah, you can find an infographic depicting her communications career here , as well as social media links. Daniel Markovitz’s A Factory of One. Imagine you’re a performance coach or consultant who wants to write a book. What would you do when faced with that challenge? Throw in the towel? Not necessarily.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
    [Media] Spotify & Hbo, Rdio & Vdio Rumored To Be Bringing Music and Video Streaming Together
    This could all be the rumor mill grinding out some pure speculation, but lord knows I would pay for a complete media streaming service. Spotify may have a leg up in the Nordics, but they must realize that users will happily leave if a competitor comes along with a service that brings their favorite movies, TV shows, and music under one roof.
  • ACTIVE GARAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 18, 2010
    [Media] Author’s Journey #26: Speak your way to book publishing success
    Press and media. When appropriate, post a draft of your speech in your site’s press, or media, center, along with your photograph and a photograph of your book’s front cover. Speaking is one of the best ways you can promote your book while planning and writing it. Speaking builds anticipation for your book’s publication. Networking.
  • DSHEN  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012
    [Media] The Case for Hardware + Software + Internet Startups - DShen's Blogs
    betaworks - next generation media company. The Advanced Marketing & Media Group - helping marketers manage their data. Cucina Media - and its publishing platform, Public Square. Lotame - social media behavorial targeting. The Web and the World of Business. Observations on doing business in the world of Web 2.0. Yahoo!
  • DIEGO BASCH  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2015
    [Media] Pre-startup Advice
    Giving presentations, tweeting, perhaps writing articles and/or interacting with the media. It occurred to me that trying to give startup advice to a founder is somewhat like coaching a marathon runner during the race: it’s not completely useless, but you’d want to start months or years earlier. YC, AngelList, demo days).
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2015
    [Media] 5 Reasons You Might Not Qualify for an SBA Loan…and What to Do About It
    Behalf does purchase financing and mines the internet for social media and other data about your business to assess your creditworthiness. Loans that are backed by the U.S. See Also Bplans Small Business Loan Finder. So what’s not to like about SBA loans? Unfortunately, it can be difficult to get approved. Problem: You’re a startup. currency.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015
    [Media] Startup Extreme hits Norway this Midsummer
    And from the Media side at lest we'll be there, as well as Robin Wauters from Tech.eu - a full list can be found on their website. If you live here up in the Arctic region, you get a little cabin fever come the summer. That's the idea behind Startup Extreme taking place June 17-19 in the extreme mountains of Voss, Norway.
  • THE NEXT WEB  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012
    [Media] Science-backed TopFloor raises $6m from Google Ventures, others for social shopping play
    Investors include Polaris Ventures, Google Ventures, Crosslink Ventures, Rustic Canyon Partners, and, of course, Science Media. Los Angeles-based incubator Science is at it again, having launched a brand new company called TopFloor designed to change the way we shop online. Think of it like a rebooted version of QVC for the social web.
  • BOTH SIDES OF THE TABLE  |  SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 2010
    [Media] Launchpad LA – 10 Startup Companies to Watch
    Founded in 2009 by Candice Lapin, Para Ti Novia is part of a rapidly growing trend of bilingual media aimed at catering to both English and Spanish speaking Hispanics through both the web and mobile applications. We had executives from the studios like Fox, Warner Bros and Disney.  We had software executives from Google, Yahoo!,
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  MONDAY, MARCH 5, 2012
    [Media] 45 Inspiring Career Blogs For College Students
    The LinkedIn Blog : Social media-savvy students and pros might want to check out everything new going down at the insanely popular site, which also looks into some general business trends. Fortunately, blogs exist to help demystify the overwhelming amount of information applicants have to process. Career Girl : Like the title states, Ms.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2014
    [Media] Stockholm's Videoplaza acquired by Ooyala
    But today they''re making headlines again with the news that they''ve been acquired by Ooyala , a subsidiary of Telstra , which powers video for hundreds of broadcasters and media companies, with a focus on engagement and monetization. million since being founded in 2008 and are in the increasingly-important market of video advertising.
  • ONSTARTUPS  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2011
    [Media] Cult of Product: Marketing Isn't Just For Losers Who Pay For Sex
    It's becoming a cliche to say your product is your marketing, in an era where customers trust each other more than they do media. The following is a guest post by Mike Troiano. Mike is a former New York ad man turned venture-funded entrepreneur, now a Principal at Boston-based Holland-Mark. Product, product, product. And it's all true. Ready?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
    [Media] What Would Marissa Mayer Do? Advice for Everyone Else
    Yahoo’s Weather app, which was praised by the media and the general public, and which delivered on Marissa’s promise for a new focus on mobile. She''s about more than public opinion. Here''s how she''s transforming Yahoo. You don''t have to look far to find a Marissa Mayer-bashing article. Just last month, Inc. You do you.
  • BLOGTREPRENEUR | ENTREPRENEUR BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2015
    [Media] Purpose Will Save Your Business, Your Body & Your World
    Article contributed by Nick Seneca Jankel , entrepreneur, speaker, author, founder of ethical innovation and leadership consultancy WECREATE Worldwide  and  Ripe & Ready , whose purpose is to create enlightening and empowering media content that ensures the digital generations, and our world, thrive. This is not about smarts. Switch on.
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2014
    [Media] Dragons, Bootstrapping and Women in Tech
    Buffer  helps you with managing and scheduling your social media posts. Lindsay Nelson, CEO of Theme Dragon, Inc. It’s a story that many of us know all too well: a promising young college graduate sets out into the world- and finds that things are not as they once were. This life situation immediately pushed me toward entrepreneurship.
  • BOTH SIDES OF THE TABLE  |  SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2013
    [Media] Why Early-Stage VCs Should Be Careful About Intros from Bankers
    The sheer number of relationships I’ve built through being public, transparent and being willing to engage in comments and through social media has enabled me to get to know entrepreneurs even before they launch their next company. When I was new at Venture Capital I was trying to figure out the business. What stage? What price? Lovely.
  • SOUTHEAST VC  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
    [Media] WedPics CEO Shares Investor Email
    New Media Uploaded: M+ (+% growth year to year). Cumulative Media: M+. I referenced WedPics' CEO/founder Justin Miller in my last blog post. He sends a monthly email to us. His emails serve 2 purposes: 1) Keeps Justin and WedPics top of mind. 2) Shows off his continued success as he thinks about his next round.   Hey guys-.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2013
    [Media] Why Every Small Business Needs Great Content
    Maximizing Your Earned Media for Sales and Lead Generation Getting Better at Getting Email How to Get More Social Mileage Out of Video I Have a Web Site, What Else Should I be Doing Online 4 Using Facebook Graph Search To Help Your Business. To ensure a strong online presence, you need good content. Subtract the sales pitch. Use Hyperlinks.
  • STARTUP LESSONS LEARNED  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
    [Media] The Hacker Way
    The word “hacker” has an unfairly negative connotation from being portrayed in the media as people who break into computers. I don't normally comment on the day's news, but I want to make an exception today to share something from Facebook's S-1 filing. billion (!) in revenue, and their growth rates, too. Kudos to the whole Facebook team.
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
    [Media] Startups and Entrepreneurship: Beyond the Clichés
    In order to survive, a business needs to have somebody to make the product, to deliver the service, to manage the money, to manage the brand, the social media and so on. Don’t wait for ‘the big idea’ Ideas are cheap and the best ideas are not necessarily the most original. Just the best executed. Cliché 1: be your own boss.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
    [Media] A Novel Way to Think of the Future of Hardware Design
    When LittleBits founder Ayah Bdeir read that, she was unsurprised. "I hate to break it to you, but that''s already happened," she said Thursday during her talk at O''Reilly Media''s hardware-themed Solid 2014 conference. LittleBits founder Ayah Bdeir said that many of of today''s emerging technologies are too rigid and esoteric.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2012
    [Media] Connect Your Phone To TV Through Browser-Based Pult.io
    Pult has a team of five people with backgrounds in media and telecom, and had met by working together with someone from the team in previous projects. Co-founder Andrus Raudsalu was previously the CEO of Delfi-- a big internet media company in the Baltics. A new Estonian company that should be one to watch is Pult.io. Period.".
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014
    [Media] Week One Roundup from the Duct Tape Selling Blog
    When we bought media around big tent poles like new product launches, Grammy’s or the Super Bowl, budgets were huge and making an impact could be guaranteed solely by the ability to buy share of voice. Week One Roundup from the Duct Tape Selling Blog written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2012
    [Media] Facebook Growth Rate Slows
    The Facebook IPO frenzy has faded, but the social media site and its founder are still making news. In other news, rumors buzz around The Fancy after Mark Zuckerberg appears to have created an account. Here are a few of the latest headlines: Facebook's user growth rate in the U.S. is slowing. Roughly 71% of Internet users in the U.S.
  • ARCTICSTARTUP  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2014
    [Media] Sayduck raises €350,000 to augment your reality
    This latest round of funding should bring some good connections to the company, led by Arteel Ventures as well as Finnish media house A-lehdet, Finnish Design Shop founder Teemu Kiiski and Matteo Alessi among others. If you don''t like that sofa, you could then swap through all the other ones available through the brand or retailer''s app.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015
    [Media] Earning Referrals Takes More Than Luck
    Digital media has made this so much easier because your customers no longer need to be in the same room as their friends and family to refer you. Earning Referrals Takes More Than Luck written by Alex Boyer read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. photo credit: Four leaf clover via photopin (license).
  • VENTUREWOODS  |  MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014
    [Media] Lead Generation Strategies for Start-ups
    Social Media: Make sure you have a good digital marketing strategy, which includes promoting your product or service in all social media platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ etc. Being a young enterprise, you have a product and you have your first set of paying customers. This is where start-ups usually hit a road block.
  • SPENCER FRY  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 2014
    [Media] The Domain Market is a Mess
    For each domain name I would search on Domain Tools , I’d keep a list of available domains and make sure that their social media counterparts were also available. I’d only save names to the list if they were available for registration or for sale. About six weeks ago, I had an idea for a side project that I wanted to build. It wasn’t.
  • LOS ANGELES STARTUP NEWS  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2011
    [Media] BorderStylo Releases New Mobile App | The Startup Cafe
    While other applications can push individual pieces of content within one social network, Retrollect allows users to pull content from multiple sources and networks to create a &# social media narrative.&# “Sharing photos is great, but sharing a social media narrative via Retrollect is even better,&#  said Adam Sexton, CMO of Border Stylo.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014
    [Media] Why Most Data Is Drivel
    huge consulting company told us they were investing significantly in their social media presence because that''s where they connect with recruits. To truly understand your customers, you need to get an up-close-and-personal view of their experience that Big Data just can''t deliver. The average Inc. reader is positively drowning in data.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013
    [Media] Top 9 HR Fails of 2013
    Just like the AOL layoffs, someone in HR left a very important things off the layoff checklist: Either change social media passwords or make the company "tweeter" part of the layoff team. " We''re tweeting live from HR where we''re all being fired! Your social media person should never be surprised by anything negative. You''re fired!
  • CROWDSPRING BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JULY 15, 2010
    [Media] Crowdsourcing The Indian Rupee Symbol
    The new symbol will be included in the “Unicode Standard&# to ensure that it’s easily displayed in electronic and print media (this process can take up to two years). A few years ago, the British Royal Mint crowdsourced the design of new coins. That competition attracted 4,000 entries from 500 people.
  • CROWDSPRING BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JULY 15, 2010
    [Media] Crowdsourcing The Indian Rupee Symbol
    The new symbol will be included in the “Unicode Standard&# to ensure that it’s easily displayed in electronic and print media (this process can take up to two years). A few years ago, the British Royal Mint crowdsourced the design of new coins. That competition attracted 4,000 entries from 500 people.
  • IMMERSIVE WEB  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
    [Media] Mobile Measurement Failure: Comscore, Moody’s and the Tyranny of Standards
    The web is supposed to create transparency and be far more accurate in terms of audience engagement than traditional media. Immersive Web The news release that Comscore now includes mobile measurement is plain and simply embarrassing. Mobile usage has been around since 2008 and  growing exponentially since then. Please.
  • STARTUP MUSINGS  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2009
    [Media] Burger flipping – a real life example
    Category Cloud Customer research Engineering leadership mobile Product Development Product Management Small business Social media Software startup Top Posts Where should product management live in an organization? And guess who was at the end of the human chain? Click here to view my full profile. Blog at WordPress.com.
  • STARTUP MUSINGS  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2010
    [Media] iPhone, FINALLY
    Category Cloud Customer research Engineering leadership mobile Product Development Product Management Small business Social media Software startup Top Posts Where should product management live in an organization? Am I: In the early majority for smartphone technology, or In the laggards category for iPhone adoption? And the apps!
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
    [Media] The Key to Noodles & Company's Explosive Growth
    The privately held chain now has more than 300 locations. But it didn't get there through the traditional franchise route. Most national restaurant chains with hundreds or thousands of units are the result of franchising, the typical path to explosive growth. locations. There's a list of previous installments at the end of the article.) Loyalty.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2012
    [Media] Open a Hot Restaurant with $12,000
    It was really about building a brand via word of mouth and social media. We did zero pitching on any media we've received. In New York City? Really? Former advertising exec Nicole Ponseca explains how she opened Maharlika, and got great buzz and press from Day One. How did you go from ad exec to restaurant entrepreneur? What's next?
  • RECENT BUZZES - VC EXPERTS, INC.  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2011
    [Media] Venture Capital Deal Buzz - OnLive Inc.
    Investors, including AT&T Media Holdings Inc., By Erin Griffith, Contributing Editor. Gaming has come a long way since the days of plastic Atari boxes and Oregon Trail floppy disks, but delivery methods for both the television and computer games still face a great deal of transformation. OnLive, Inc., In October 2007, OnLive raised $16.5
  • STARTUPSTUDENT.COM  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 24, 2009
    [Media] What’s your idea that won’t work?
    Someone came up with the simple idea of creating a site that sold individual pixels on a page for $1 a piece.  There were 1 million pixels… so the site was worth 1,000,000 dollars.  Through purely viral methods the site exploded and many people bought the pixels for ad space. Is it time that you started your online Ethiopian cooking channel? 
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2013
    [Media] Reboot Your Business and Your Life
    Media must become both active and passive. Media must become both active and passive. Marketing podcast with Mitch Joel. I’ve been sensing a change these days. Actually, like most change, it happens in a way that is imperceptible, until you step back and look at something like a six month window. Then you can see it.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2014
    [Media] How Much Transparency Is Too Much?
    To some extent social media has forced organizations to be more transparent, because they no longer had the luxury of hiding behind press releases and company spokespersons. How Much Transparency Is Too Much? written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing Marketing podcast with Pat Flynn.
  • TIM BERRY'S BLOG - PLANNING STARTUPS STORIES  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2010
    [Media] Will Your Business Sink in a Technology Ocean?
    Where are you in social media? Geology is fascinating. If only we could speed up time, we could see mountains rising and being eroded into peaks and valleys, oceans ebbing and flowing, continents breaking up and moving around. Earthquakes. Volcanoes. Glaciers. Landscape in action. Great spectacle. Or it would be, if we could speed up time.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011
    [Media] 50 Great Ways To Use QR Codes In The College Classroom
    Connect on social media. QR codes were first created by Toyota to track vehicles in manufacturing, offering a small barcode that can be quickly decoded. That was 1994, and now, almost 20 years later, QR code technology is experiencing a revival — but not in the automotive industry. Contact. Vcards. Office availability. Polls and feedback.
  • ONSTARTUPS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 3, 2013
    [Media] 9 Reassuring Qualities Of The Truly Confident
    They can connect with almost anyone through social media. Note: The original version of this article was published as part of my participation in the LinkedIn Influencers program. The article was very well received. It got 1.1 million views and has generated 4,000 comments. This is v2 of the article with some minor edits. Dharmesh. Swell.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2014
    [Media] 5 Ways to Keep Employees From Becoming Competitors
    He started Avocado, a social-media platform that allows couples and loved ones to stay connected. To retain highly engaged, entrepreneurially spirited employees, you must learn what makes them tick. New companies aren''t built by tinkerers in garages. Instead, startups emerge from big established companies. They thrive on networking.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2013
    [Media] A Beginner's Guide to Market Research
    While Starbucks has gained a great deal of acclaim for its “My Starbucks Idea” campaign, you don’t need a fancy microsite or social media campaign to ask your customers to help you build a better mousetrap. Want to get to know your customers better? “Research is formalized curiosity. And further: Why? Lacking?
  • THE NEXT WEB  |  SUNDAY, MARCH 2, 2014
    [Media] How mobile games can make a global difference (and still be profitable)
    As with social media’s rise and its ability to connect with massive audiences at a reduced cost, mobile developers are now realizing the power their games have to engage with huge groups of people and influence users in real-world situations. Oliver Miao is the CEO of  Pixelberry Studios. Address the right issue. Sincerity matters.
  • UP AND RUNNING  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2014
    [Media] The 22 Best Blogs to Help Grow Your Business (That You May Not Be Reading)
    When Pamela Wilson isn’t busy as the Director of Special Projects at Copyblogger Media, she’s offering solid tips to improve your brand design and marketing strategy, often at the same time. Take a look at who made it on the list below, and if you have any more to suggest, I’d love to hear from you in the comments. Dig deep.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2011
    [Media] Facetones Brings a Social Element (and Pictures of your Mug) to the Smartphone
    What other social media sites does Vringo have in mind for future integrations? Rapportive adds social media data to the right sidebar of the Gmail window so you can see information about the person with whom you are communicating: a picture, their latest tweets, LinkedIn data – it’s all there.
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013
    [Media] [Interview] Epirot Ludvik Nekaj, Founder And CEO Of Crowdsourcing Week, On Crowdsourcing
    There are many ideas and movements that aim to get businesses or communities to act and put social media into a bigger and much better context: the sharing economy, access economy, collaborative consumption, co-creation, collaboration, open innovation amongst others. Do you think it’s a fad that will die down anytime soon?
  • YOUNGUPSTARTS  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 2015
    [Media] Our Obsession With The Ding: The Real Reason We Give Our Tech So Much Power
    If you constantly check to see who’s responded to your latest social media post or jump at the sound of an incoming text, then fine. By Deirdre Maloney, author of “ Bogus Balance: Your Journey to Real Work/Life Bliss “ My, how we love our technology. Those cell phones. Those emails. Those texts. Those instant messages. Less happy.
  • THE EQUITY KICKER  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 2013
    [Media] Delighting customers is the surest way to build long term value
    Bezos finishes his letter with a comment on the tension between constantly delighting the company and building shareholder value: Our heavy investments in Prime, AWS, Kindle, digital media, and customer experience in general strike some as too generous, shareholder indifferent, or even at odds with being a for-profit company.
  • THE PRODUCT GUY  |  SUNDAY, JULY 14, 2013
    [Media] The Deal with Agile
    The Deal is a media company owned by The Street (of Jim Cramer fame) that reports on M&A, Private Equity, regulatory issues, and restructuring. Guest Author: Jay Fox. Big week! Post-agile : No spec docs, just weekly product development meetings in which daily scrums between business and dev side were summed up and discussed. Any thoughts?
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013
    [Media] Peer-to-Peer Start-ups Joining Forces
    However, our request was apparently diverted to FitzGibbon Media, a Washington, D.C.-based What happens when your company''s business model doesn''t necessarily jive with local law? You go on the offensive. Companies in the "sharing economy" space are doing just that. source at ride-sharing start-up Lyft told Inc.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2013
    [Media] Coding Isn't the Cure
    Posts like these have spawned a whole cottage industry of media bloggers whose sole job, it seems, is to react to the daily absurdities of the smug Silicon Valley founders. A New York entrepreneur sets out to teach a homeless man to code. good-faith gesture, or an act of entrepreneurial hubris? digress.) Business is good. the list goes on.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2012
    [Media] You Hired Your First Marketing Person, Now What
    Social Media Training Course Beta Testers Needed You Hired Your First Marketing Person, Now What is a post from: Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. You’ve done it, you’ve worked and pushed and sold your way into the realization that you need help. And thankfully, help means – help marketing the business.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014
    [Media] Facebook Has Become the New Yahoo, And It's Obvious Mark Zuckerberg Knows It
    The social media giant''s mainstream user base limits innovation and makes the company vulnerable to nimble startups. One thing Silicon Valley industry insiders like to knowingly whisper to each other is that Facebook is the new Yahoo. Sunday, we reported a piece of news that indicates this may be true. The truth is, they tried to. Facebook.
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2014
    [Media] Why the Golden Rule Always Applies
    That changed quickly, however, after some less-than-flattering media accounts emerged. Making mistakes is inevitable. It''s how you fix them that matters most. In today''s people economy, the most successful businesses are human companies , not only in their brand but in their interactions with customers. It''s about how you handle mistakes.
  • DUCT TAPE MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2011
    [Media] 10 Apps I Use Every Single Day
    TweetDeck – This is my primary social media dashboard. 10 Apps I Use Every Single Day This content from: Duct Tape Marketing. More and more, we’re becoming an app happy world – Apps that run on our laptops, apps for the mobile and apps for the iPad or tablet. Here’s my Evernote routine in case your interested. Great time saver.
  • BUSINESS PLAN BLOG  |  SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2012
    [Media] Common Mistakes Made By Social Entrepreneurs
    As with any entrepreneurial venture, a social enterprise is bound to encounter some challenges in the process of starting up and becoming established.  Below are some examples of mistakes social entrepreneurs have made and how they have learned from these mistakes. Read the whole article. Marketing:   Your product will not sell itself. 
  • FRESH INC.: THE STAFF BLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2013
    [Media] Do Your Customers Love You More Today Than Yesterday?
    Yet almost no one (except Google, which does a new header every day) takes the few hours of creative thinking and organization to ensure a stream of content ideas that the entire rest of the entertainment, news and media world are engaged in promoting for them. Customer retention is the whole ball game. We hate to waste our time.
  • VENTURE HACKS  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 2010
    [Media] Which angels have taken meetings from AngelList?
    Thomas McInerney (Investor in Mochi Media). You already know about AngelList , our curated list of top tier angel investors. You also know that you can get in touch with these angels by sending us your pitch and, if it’s investment grade , we’ll pass it on to the angels. It’s a pretty awesome list of awesome angels.
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