Essence and Awesomeness: How to Win at Instagram

Essence and Awesomeness: How to Win at Instagram

Unlike other social networks and photo/video apps, Instagram is where we go to look at beautiful things. Inspiring things. Awesome things.

This is how you win Instagram.

My Favorite Quotes from Peter Thiel's Zero To One

My Favorite Quotes from Peter Thiel's Zero To One

Founders. Hipsters. Consultants. Salespeople. MBA-types. Conspiracies. Baby Boomers. China. Baristas. Lottery tickets.

These are just a few of the things Peter Thiel (and Blake Masters) wrote about on Zero to One

It's a good read. Here are some of my favorite quotes.

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An Analysis of Facebook's First Forty-Nine Acquisitions

An Analysis of Facebook's First Forty-Nine Acquisitions

Since 2007, Facebook has acquired nearly 50 companies. This infographic is an analysis of Facebook's acquisitions from Parakey in 2007, to ProtoGeo Oy in 2014.

Facebook is a Pay-to-Play Marketing Channel, So Play Wisely

Facebook is a Pay-to-Play Marketing Channel, So Play Wisely

For brands, spending on Facebook is no longer an option. Facebook is a pay-to-play marketing channel. The question is... How well will you play the game?  

Q&A with Sonic Notify Co-Founder Alex Bell

Q&A with Sonic Notify Co-Founder Alex Bell

Interview with Alex Bell, Co-Founder of Sonic Notify, a tech startup that enables proximity-based marketing. Sonic Notify's enterprise solution offers beacons, a robust CMS platform, an SDK and support. In this Q&A, Alex shares about his company and its role in transforming how people interact with brands in physical locations.

The Geeks Shall Inherit the Metaverse

The Geeks Shall Inherit the Metaverse

As Facebook announced its acquisition of Oculus VR, Esteban Contreras pondered on a South Park episode that helped him imagine a Facebook-powered "Metaverse." In this post, he analyzes some of the important implications for the tech industry, the marketing world, and society at large.

4 Reasons Why SXSW Interactive Matters

4 Reasons Why SXSW Interactive Matters

In the context of the festival's past and present, there are four main reasons why South By Southwest Interactive is a must-experience for those looking to innovate in tech and marketing.

Ten-Year-Old Facebook Shows No Signs of Exodus

Ten-Year-Old Facebook Shows No Signs of Exodus

Facebook Teen Exodus? Not so fast. The social network has had unparalleled growth each and every quarter. Here's the evidence.

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