Two recent developments point to what appears to be a shockingly unsophisticated online marketing effort by the campaign of the Republican candidate for president, Donald Trump: The roll-out of his Hillary Clinton attack site and his spamming of foreign legislators. Trump's Hillary Clinton Attack Site The first was the launch of the anti-Hillary Clinton website, … [Read more...]
Posts about text messaging from the eStrategy Content Marketing Blog.
Beyond Social Media Show, Episode 54 Worst Cases Gawker Decimates Yogurt Brand Skyr GM's New App Lets You Scan License Plates & Text The Drivers Clint Didier, Tea Party Candidate For Congress, Has A Win-A-Gun Sweepstakes On His Website Google Removing Authorship Photos From Search Results Google Hangouts Comment Tracker Problems Aaron Paul's Xbox One … [Read more...]
LISTEN: Octogenarians Gone Wild - No Pictures, Please & Everyday Effects [MP3] This week's highlights include Octogenarians Gone Wild - Taco Bell's Super Bowl Ad [WATCH]; No Pictures, Please; Everyday Effects; Cinegraphs, and much more. B.L. Ochman, @whatsnext, What’s Next Blog, Albert Maruggi, @albertmaruggi Marketing Edge Podcast & David Erickson @derickson of … [Read more...]
MILLENNIALS, HALFWAY Nielsen Mobile subscribers ages 12-17 watched 7 hours 13 minutes of mobile video a month in Q4 2010. That compares to 4 hours 20 minutes for the general population. In Q1 2011, teens 13-17 sent an average of 3,364 texts per month. That more than doubles the rate of the next most active texting demo, 18-24 year olds. While they make up just … [Read more...]
Scarborough Research: Hispanic cell phone use increased 25% since 2005, compared with 18% for all adults in the U.S. 19% of Hispanic adults live in a household that owns at least one smartphone, compared with 5% in 2005. Hispanics text at greater rates than the general market (64% vs. 56%). They download music at greater rates (22% vs. 15%). They play games more … [Read more...]
Linguist David Crystal discusses five myths about the effects of texting on children and teens’ language skills. This 31 minute video is worth a watch for anyone who believes text-speak will be the ultimate downfall of our society's language skills. Found at YouTube from theRSAorg via SwiftKick via Holy Kaw! … [Read more...]