Monthly Archives: February 2011

Brilliant Branding

Now back to this whole idea of branding… Commercials use several different tactics to attract their target market, but sometimes there are other ways to market a product. Take the Motorla Xoom for instance. (For all of you who live under … Continue reading

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“Baby, I’m Me, So Who You?” -Weezy F. Baby

This week in my Social Media class we discussed personal branding once again. We focused on several different examples. Chris Brogan and Julien Smith are the authors of our book for class (Trust Agents), so we highlighted their main characteristics. I’ve … Continue reading

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NOT My Wisconsin

If you’re from Wisconsin, you know the whole issue with Governor Walker and his plan to take away collective bargaining from public workers. I’m not one to discuss politics publically, but I can’t hold back on this one. For something that … Continue reading

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No Limits

  I just got done scoping out those Old Spice ads that have gone viral. Clearly I’m a woman and have no use for their product, but that doesn’t stop me from viewing their commercials. Their wit and humor just suck … Continue reading

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Cow Branding Burns Just as Bad…Be Careful of the Brand You Create For Yourself

I’ve been paying a little more attention to personal brands lately. Certain celebrities are notorious for certain characteristics, whether they want to be or not. Social networks, such as Twitter are a good way to gain a feel of one’s … Continue reading

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Missing the Good Ol’ Days

Connecting with friends just isn’t the same as it used to be.  Everything is online now. Everyone is connecting with people on social networks. I would love to go back to how it was for me in 5th grade, right … Continue reading

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Forced to Get On, Now Can’t Get Off

Twitter has been around for about five years now and I have never seemed the least bit intrigued by it, but I’m required to have an account for a class I’m taking, so a couple weeks ago, I made the big … Continue reading

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