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So Easy Even A “Weird Al” Can Do It YouTube

I have to admit – I am a huge Weird Al Yankovic fan. Have been since ’83, when I not only owned the self-titled debut cassette but sheepishly admit to performing the songs (“Gotta Boogie” and “One More Minute” were my personal faves) to my…

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Friday Night Fun with Social Media Taglines YouTube

I thought this would be a fun exercise is un-spinning the spin of the various 2.0 properties that’ve popped up over the past few years. It’s pretty simple — Take a web property and assign a tagline based on it’s actual use, not what they…

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NBC/Fox video partnership announces new name YouTube

Sure, it’s a week late, but WTF everyone deserves a break for Labor Day. NBC and FOX announced the name of their new video site, Hulu. Huh. Hula? Nope. Hulu. As Techcrunch points out, it has some, um, interesting meanings in other languages. For example,…

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Why NBC/NewsCorp partnership will fail Google, YouTube

Mark’s excited about the NBC/NewsCorp partnership. I’m not. As we know, it’s not just delivery of the content that counts. Google gives away server space so the argument that they’ll lose audience because their clips are 10 minutes or less is bunk. Don’t be shocked…

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Well, there’s always advertising advertising, YouTube

From the Holy Crap, It’s not 1965! Guide to Advertising, Marketing & PR: When a fake two way conversation fails to help paint the company in a positive light, switch to good old-fashioned one-way ads. Unfortunately there are places like YouTube and the tools like…

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YouTube is the new picket line social media, YouTube

Ok, maybe it’s not that far, but the old days of standing on the street corner with signs is over. Take, for example, the video that Miller employees have posted on YouTube, protesting the potential freezing of their pensions. Enough blog posts and YouTube comments…

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Once again Web activity drives print media YouTube

By now everyone has seen the SNL sketch with Justin Timberlake called “Dick in a Box”. It was sent to me by 5 different people last Monday, so it’s no shock that my local rag is finally doing a report about it 5 days later….

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