You Don’t See This Coming – But It Is Incredible 1

I don’t want to ruin the surprise.  Watch this video.  It will leave you shaking your head. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrtvP6eZO5o&feature=player_embedded

Truth In Advertising And An Unfortunate Slip 1

I love local TV.  I love local TV because it is so very bad.  As I travel around the good ol’ USA, I am always fascinated by the ridiculousness that happens on the local airways.  From low quality production to uncomfortable banter between news anchors who think they are the next Regis and Kelly, it ...

The Daily 12.03.09 Google, HDTV Deals, YouTube, Gift Guide, The Hobbit, and a Orangutan on Facebook

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. Google Public DNS launches, and Google continues it’s planned take over of the world. A new study reveals that young adults who are in good shape have ...

The Bill Is In The Mail, Newegg

The Bill Is In The Mail, Newegg
Here in this humble space, just about a month ago to the day, I wrote a piece about Newegg.com and their email marketing programs.  Newegg is a company that I really like doing business with.  It offers computers and electronics.  The subject of the article was the unfortunate title and focus of their email marketing newsletter.  The ...

Dial-Up Internet Still Exists? 2

Dial-Up Internet Still Exists?
Today I went to my actual mailbox.  You know, the one outside on the pole with the flag on the side.  In the mail was one of those coupon mailers.  I like to thumb through those for the stray restaurant coupon that we might use.  Normally they are just chock full of home siding, lawn ...

e-Blast Is Not A Good Name For An Email Newsletter 1

e-Blast Is Not A Good Name For An Email Newsletter
Blast, Blast, Blast.  What do I think of when someone blasts something at me?  That I had better duck out of the way?  That I’m about to get a blast from a shotgun with hundreds of individual pellets coming at me?  That I’m about to get hit with huge blast of water that’s going to leave me soaking ...