The Daily 12.02.09 Tiger Woods, Crazy Marriage, PETA Are Terrorists, Brangelina, And The AOL Enhanced Whielist

The Daily is a collection of links to articles, blurbs, etc. about Email Marketing, Deliverability, Social Media, technology, sports, and anything else that catches my eye on the Web. A couple updates their Facebook status FROM the altar.  The sanctity of marriage is hard at work. More Tiger Woods news, including a supposed recording.  Why get ...

Facebook Just Might Be Picking Your Friends 1

Facebook Just Might Be Picking Your Friends
You can pick your friends, and you can pick you Facebook friends — but can you really?  Facebook has made a subtle change recently that may be changing the way you interact with your friends.  The first major change that we all noticed was the News Feed vs. Live Feed.  If you are like me ...

The Future Of Social Media – Part IV: Let’s Be Friends

What could possibly be next?  If you look at a typical Facebook news feed or Twitter stream, the riveting information you will find is staggering.  Here are some, ahem, interesting tweets: omg I so wish I was there!!! you ever cried off some chaka khan?? Enjoying the world of fantastic food at jack’s place!!! i hardly ever ...

The Real Use For Social Media – College

Here’s a great collection of, let’s just say awkward, moments caught on Facebook.  I’m not sure how I got through college without Facebook… http://www.penn-olson.com/2009/11/16/college-humor-4-awkward-moments-on-facebook/trackback/

Worth A Listen – thesixtyone.com

Worth A Listen - thesixtyone.com
Yesterday, I talked about embarking on a journey of social networking discovery.  My first stop is thesixtyone.com, a site that reached out and grabbed me.  thesixtyone is all about music.  It features new artists that haven’t yet hit the big time.  Rating systems allow music to be elevated depending on recommendations from users.  The concept sounds pretty standard, but the originality ...

Buy.com Email – Not A Fan

Buy.com Email - Not A Fan
This is an article I actually hate to write.  I like shopping at Buy.com.  I have always received great service, and the prices on things I have purchased have always been greatly reduced.  Buy.com has run social networking programs in the past that I have written about.  The programs were edgy and exciting.  So, I’ve ...