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Knowledge and Experience Can Prevent Massive Mistakes

Posted by on September 19, 2013 at 12:35 pm

Facebook removed an advertiser this week. In a swift and very public move, Facebook permanently deleted advertising from an affiliate marketing website promoting Internet dating sites, ionechat.com/. Registered to an office in Luxemburg, ionechat.com advertised in over 35 countries, including Canada and the United States. The two page website provided information and links to Internet […]

HashTag Attacks (HashTagBombs)

Posted by on May 1, 2013 at 11:37 am

HashTag Attacks (HashTagBombs) – Simply Bad Marketing   Recently the weekly Twitter-Chat I co-host, #SocialChat, started trending on Twitter. While this made myself and co-host Michelle Stinson-Ross happy, we were surprised by one of the consequences. We knew #SocialChat had become very popular when various people started leveraging the #SocialChat HashTag to reach our audience […]

First YouTube Video is 8 Years Old Today

Posted by on April 24, 2013 at 10:43 pm

Jawed Karim and two other former PayPal employees named Chad Hurley and Steve Chen opened their new streaming video service YouTube for beta testing in May 2005. They spent the next six months bootstrapping their company as it grew by millions of new videos per day. In November 2005, Sequoia Capital invested $11.5 million. A […]

Webcology Episode #242: International SEO Roundtable Part 2

Posted by on April 18, 2013 at 6:41 pm

Webcology Episode #242: International SEO Roundtable Part 2 April 18, 2013 International SEO Roundtable Part 2 as Jim and Dave discusses the joy and pain of taking SEO overseas with American based SEOs Aaron Aders from Relevance, Frank Watson from Kangamurra Media, Dave Snyder from Copypress and David Portney from Portent Interactive. Conversation focuses on […]

Elements of Google Plus – Part Seven: Authorship

Posted by on April 12, 2013 at 12:00 pm

You’ve probably noticed that with certain search results, an image of the author appears directly below the link. This is known as Authorship, and is one of the most important elements of Google Plus. In this installment, we’ll look at the easiest way to establish Authorship in Google Plus, and explain why it’s in your […]

Skype & Ads

Posted by on April 8, 2013 at 2:41 pm

Here at Digital Always Media, we noticed today that Skype is now running ads during calls. While the ads aren’t appearing on every call, others have reported seeing them as well. When you click on them during the call they open up a browser window and don’t interrupt the call. What is unclear yet is (since I’m […]

Social Sharing and Values – A Very Real Story

Posted by on February 25, 2013 at 12:09 pm

I’m having a teary eyed moment as I write this post. An old friend of mine made a decision to have his chronically ill fifteen year old dog put to sleep today and I’m feeling a deep empathy with his sorrow. I know he loved his dog and that for the past decade and a […]

Webcology #230 – Google’s Eric Schmidt vs. North Korea

Posted by on January 24, 2013 at 4:56 pm

Kristine Schachinger, Terry Van Horne and Thom Craver join Jim Hedger to discuss Best Korea, the next generation of SEOS, and the world in general. Find it here.

SMX Toronto Live Blogging

Posted by on April 25, 2012 at 7:45 am

Welcome to Social Media Metrics: Drive with Care, Alan K’necht’s morning session at eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit Toronto 2012! Alan will be getting started any minute… stay tuned for live blog coverage from the event. [liveblog]

Vincent John Vincent – Gesturing our Way Through Social Media – Closing Keynote, Socialize Toronto 2012

Posted by on February 8, 2012 at 4:30 pm

Gesturing our Way Through Social Media Closing Keynote at Media Bistro’s Socialize Toronto 2012, January 27, 2012 Vincent John Vincent, Co-CEO, President and Co-Founder, GestureTek Inc. @vjvincent For more information, please contact the speaker or Digital Always Media