Chick-fil-A Sues Vermont Artist, Invokes Streisand Effect

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Chick-fil-A’s legal team must be bored and have nothing better to do. At least nothing better than pursuing legal action against an artist for using a generic part of their tagline.

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November 29, 2011 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

A College Degree Is Hardly A Guarantee


The New York Times recently ran a story titled The Dwindling Power of a College Degree. This is news to me as someone not quite 30, but at one point, according to The Times, a college degree apparently provided a virtual lock on a well-paying job.

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November 28, 2011 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Facebook’s Flawed Logic: We’re Safe, The Rest Of The Web Is Dangerous


Anil Dash has an unmissable post titled: Facebook is gaslighting the web. We can fix it. Indeed, if this description of Facebook’s latest actions is accurate, it should be cause for concern among all web content producers.

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November 22, 2011 Author Adam Singer In The Social Web

When Your Social Media Marketing Is A Facade

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Nothing frustrates me more than poorly executed or disingenuous marketing and PR efforts. That’s one of the reasons I’m motivated to blog: I’m irrationally committed to seeing brands implement quality, useful marketing programs.

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November 21, 2011 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Your Brand’s Facebook Updates: Still (Mostly) Ignored


Previously we noted that your brand’s Facebook updates were pretty much ignored and poked a bit of fun at those who considered that a “shocker.”  Well, more research continues to prove what we’ve been arguing for ages.

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November 16, 2011 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Use Of Twitter (Or Any Social Platform) Is Not Black And White


Mathew Ingram at GigaOm recently (re) shared some data from PEW Research Center, and added his own commentary on how media companies are still “doing it wrong” on Twitter.

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November 15, 2011 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR