Welcome Home Facebook
6 years ago 0 0

Yesterday, Facebook announced the long awaited Facebook Home experience. As always with any social media announcement, our team was all ears, streaming the event on every computer in sight, live tweeting from every Twitter handle and providing some entertaining and insightful commentary. So, we thought we would share what we’ve learned so far:

Justin Timberlake: Read This Before You Re-Launch MySpace!
6 years ago 0 0

Saying ‘bye bye bye’ to the Old MySpace Dear Justin, I know it’s been a long time since I wrote you a letter. You may recall last hearing from me in the summer of 1994, when I proclaimed that you and Ryan Gosling were my favorite cast members on the new Mickey Mouse Club (that’s

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Web Buzzes Over Twitter’s New Look; Hardly Notices Klout’s Major Update
6 years ago 0 0

For most of us, it was a morning like any other morning: drop the attaché case, grab a cup of joe, settle into the executive chair, switch on the Macbook. Yet, this morning, something felt different. Something had changed. Those of us who automatically navigate to our social profiles first thing in the morning already knew

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Is this truly organic?
7 years ago 0 0

Prior to coming to Big Fuel as a Content Director, I used to work on social video for two major brands, ESPN and Red Bull Media House. During my time there we used to push our video content online and hope that it would be pushed virally through SEO techniques, posting on Facebook pages and

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Is it strange to love a marketing discipline?
7 years ago 0 1

I love social media. I’ve worked across many disciplines. I’ve worked at a sales promotion agency and got to figure out how to make beach towels into hanging displays. I worked at a design firm and learned how to distinguish 5 point type from 6 point type and how a lettershop runs. I had a

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#SM in 2012: Avoiding The Pitfalls While Pushing Forward In A Brave New World
7 years ago 0 0

Social Media Week 2012 NYC started strong on Monday morning with a keynote by David Eastman, CEO of JWT America and a thought-proving presentation by Ann Mack, JWT Director of Trendspotting. Both Eastman and Mack touched on the fundamental shift in the ways consumers are connecting with brands, while providing marketers with ways to prepare

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54% of US Internet users on Facebook, 27% on MySpace
9 years ago 0 1

Digital Beat’s LeeAnn Prescott recently posted a blog featuring some terrific data that shows the penetration rates of various social networks.  In her post she highlights December 2009 data from comScore that puts Facebook’s unique US visitor count at nearly 112 million. With a total estimated US Internet population of 205 million, that means that

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