Articles tagged advertising

Super Bowl XLVI: Commercial Success?

If you’re like me and are more jazzed about decorating chocolate covered strawberries to look like mini-footballs than about the big game, here is a list of some hotly anticipated things to look forward to when the ole’ pig skin is taking a breather.

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Stop Tweeting Sh%! and Buy This

They say art imitates life, but so does advertising. What does that mean when we live our lives online?

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15 Jul 2011 // 5:00 AM

TV’s Most Memorable Commercials

This year is the 70th anniversary of the first TV commercial, so we cast our glance back at the some of the most memorable ads of all time.

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The New Influencers: A Marketer’s Guide to the New Social Media by Paul Gillin

Paul Gillin writes with an almost feverish, utopian optimism about the "endless possibilities" of Web 2.0 that becomes irritating.

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13 Apr 2009 // 9:59 PM

Catalog by Robin Cherry

Absurd as they frequently are, catalogs have a good chance of surviving longer than the magazines of which they have long seemed so derivative.

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5 Feb 2009 // 5:10 AM

Word-of-mouth advertising gets boost from networking sites

BOISE, Idaho - With little money for marketing, specialty food maker Donya Schweizer struggled to spread the word about the products in her Donya Marie’

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2 Feb 2009 // 5:36 AM

Not much was expected of the Super Bowl ads this year. Recession. A national mood of hyper-rational un-exuberance potentially rendering the usual collection of bathroom

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1 Feb 2009 // 5:02 AM

Every winter, we look to the splashy Super Bowl commercials for their entertainment value. But this year, with the economy in tatters and so many

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30 Jan 2009 // 3:19 AM

There is good news and bad news about being a Super Bowl advertiser. The good part: People actually watch your ad. And the bad? People

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16 Apr 2008 // 3:20 AM

Advertisers are eyeing your cell phone

For many of the 255 million Americans with cell phones, the gadgets are indispensable for everything from tracking appointments to taking photographs to telling time. Now,

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Brand New China by Jing Wang

Written like a college textbook and packaged like a novel, this book blurs the line between storytelling and statistical analysis, making for an interesting, complex read.

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19 Feb 2008 // 6:34 AM

by Edward WassermanMcClatchy Newspapers (MCT) Beneath the somber tales of shrinking revenues and staff cuts is an even more somber reality about the news business:

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19 Sep 2007 // 2:00 AM

Newspaper or Viewspaper? Advertising or Editorial? The blurring of categories.

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20 Apr 2007 // 1:54 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Recent research shows that money won’t necessarily make you happy. But it turns out that making other people happy, or

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17 Apr 2007 // 3:32 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Twelve newspaper companies have joined Yahoo in a joint effort to sell ads and help readers find local news online, representing

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14 Apr 2007 // 11:26 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Google has once again thwarted Microsoft’s Internet ambitions, announcing Friday that it has agreed to buy DoubleClick, a maker of

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22 Mar 2007 // 11:00 PM

‘That Ain’t Right!’

The news, television, and films all reinforce the idea that there is something wrong with even the hint of homosexuality.

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Truth and Other Restrictions: 'True Detective' - Episode 7 - "Black Maps and Motel Rooms"

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"Series creator Nic Pizzolatto constructs the entire season on a simple exchange: death seems to be the metaphysical wage of knowledge.

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