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Regulations may be coming for paid social media advertising from the FTC

Last week the U.S. Food and Drug Administration wagged its finger at more than a dozen pharmaceutical companies over their use of paid search advertising. In one day, the agency sent an unheard-of 14 warning letters to pharmaceutical companies regarding their use of search ads on behalf of more than 40 drugs. The list of […]

Webby nominees announced

It’s that time of year, and the long list of nominees for a 2009 Webby Award has been released. (13) and (12) come out with the most nominations.

More trouble for Microsoft Silverlight

Trouble first started with the 2008 Sumer Olympics for Microsoft Silverlight, The MS alternative to Adobe Flash. NBC choose Microsoft Silverlight to transmit it’s tv coverage of the Olympic games to the web, at the time, leaving older apple and linux users without a player to view the video streams, and countless headaches for  windows […]

Twitter Traffic Explodes…And Not Being Driven by the Usual Suspects!

Comscore reports    Twitter seems to be just about everywhere these days, infiltrating pop culture and challenging traditional communication channels as people answer the simple Twitter question, “What are you doing?” Many people have hopped on the Twitter bandwagon – from businesses to celebrities to professional sports players to President Obama. Over the past several months, we at comScore have watched how […]

Top publishers introducing larger ad units

Adweek reports that we will soon start seeing larger ad units appear on sites that belong to the Online Publishers Association. Site like the The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, ESPN and a dozen more will test the new ad units.  The three new sizes are: A fixed panel, 336-by-860-pixel banner that is wider […]

Tracking Twitter

As with any social media tracking your brand identity online is important. With the current flood of traffic on the social site twitter, people are mentioning aspects of their everyday lives and posting interactions with brands and places. A marketer with concern over how the public views their brand or if those that are using […]

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