You're probably going to be watching a little football this Sunday right? Maybe you couldn't care less about the game, but are looking forward to the $5 million TV ads. Maybe, just maybe, you'd like to have your mortgage/rent and your car payments taken care of for a year. Sound good? All you have to do is play #SuperDuperBingo during the game.
Mistakes in business happen. We're human. Deal with it or learn from it. Your choice.
I know infographics have had their day, but sometimes they grab my attention, especially when they are relevant to me.
Samsung is pushing their "Next Big Thing" theme in a partnership with Foursquare through something called the Time Machine.
Here's my Time Machine.
I'm looking to make a move with my two-car situation. I'm not a typical sales target. I'm a social guy. I'm an online guy. I don't want to sit in a showroom and do the dance. However, on this particular day, I was in the mood. However, no one was listening.
Kids painted seashells. This is what I painted on mine.
No, this is not a post about the Harlem Shake. It's a post about how much fun I get to have at work.
We are a creative bunch. We pay attention to online trends. Lately, the Harlem Shake has been one of those trends we've been following.
We've been yapping about potentially doing one of our own Harlem Shakes. After a quick brainstorm -- and I mean like :30 seconds quick -- we decided to mash up the Harlem Shake with a flashmob.
I introduce you to the #BostonSHAKE:
Before the Blizzard of 2013 started, I asked the folks at the office to share their experience through social networks; using photos, videos, Tweets, etc. to show everyone how they are faring with this crazy storm.
Well, being the social media geek that I am, I threw together this Storify as a way to bring our stories together.
There is no explanation as to why videos go viral. They are either funny, dramatic, unbelievable or all of the above. What goes viral and what doesn't cannot be predicted. In fact, you can "make" viral videos. It has to happen naturally.
Take this video on Mashable, for example. It has to do with a little kid, a dog and poop. Yes, you read that right. Poop.
Then check the speed at which the video caught the attention of readers.