Getting Better Content on YouTube

Click the image below for the full Businessweek story by Brad Stone and Andy Fixmer: “Late last year, Google’s video-sharing site announced it would spend $100 million to support video programming. YouTube is funding filmmakers, artists, writers, and proven online hit makers with grants that range from a few hundred thousand to a few million dollars. It will […]

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Could These Start-Ups Become the Next Big Thing?

     Click the image for the full New York Times’ story This post is for you budding entrepreneurs. There is a lot of good information in this article about the following companies. I know you are familiar with Pinterest, but what about the other firms? Taskrabbit    Airtime   Square  Dropbox  Pinterest  Path  Quora  Pinwheel    […]

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Capturing the Value of Social Media Using Google Analytics

Google Analytics has a great blog (http://analytics.blogspot.com) devoted to helping online analysts do a better job of assessment. One recent post (http://analytics.blogspot.com/2012/03/capturing-value-of-social-media-using.html) — with terrific charts — dealt with the topic of social media: “Measuring the value of social media has been a challenge for marketers. And with good reason: it’s hard to understand exactly […]

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