Based on the aggregation of the more than 736 billion searches on Google in 2010 (that’s over 2 billion per day), Zeitgeist captures the spirit of 2010. It caps another exciting year of ups-and-downs, with the biggest search trends focusing around global events like the Vancouver Olympics, World Cup, Haiti Earthquake and BP’s massive oil Read More
This video reminds me of the last Affiliate Marketing conference I attended. It was impressive how many people were buying the “automated” turn-key Internet business courses from the on-stage Internet gurus (aka amazing salesmen) for upwards of $2000-3000. That always ends well.
Watching the new video for “White Knuckles” by OK Go tonight, I had an urge to go watch their brilliant last video “This Too Shall Pass” again. How they got the chain reaction perfect and everything to sync perfectly still blows my mind. I know it is a pretty bold statement, but I think “This Read More
Sesame Street has had a string of viral videos lately directed at a more adult audience. An extra-excitable Elmo dancing around and staring up Katy Perry’s skirt has over 6.2 million views on Youtube. Now, Sesame Street’s Old Spice Guy parody has the furry and lovable Grover, who always has a new word to teach Read More
I came across this excellent presentation today on Twitter by Jonah Peretti, one of the co-founders of viral content aggregator BuzzFeed. Pulling from his extensive experience both creating and organizing viral content online, Jonah attempts to answer the question, “How can you spread your ideas and make them ‘go viral’ on the web.” He doesn’t Read More