Soccer Is Life: Possession In Football/Soccer Is Useless As A Measure For Dominance

In the aftermath of the Champions League clash between Manchester United and Real Madrid (1-2) the discussions are heated. Reporters, fans and otherwise acknowledged experts debate who deserved the win. One word that comes repeatedly to the surface is “possession”. Here is the explanation of possession in football/soccer: Continue reading

Arianna Huffington: What’s HuffPost’s Secret Sauce

Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post, talks with Bloomberg’s Jon Erlichman about crowdsourcing, the Huffington Post’s readership and Yahoo’s all-hands-on-deck strategy. They speak on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Is Facebook Suppressing Unpaid Posts?

Nick Bilton, a columnist for the New York Times, and Hunter Walk, former director of product management at Youtube, discuss the possibility that Facebook might be suppressing unpaid posts. They speak on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Popular Regional Social Networks Compete With Facebook – Infographic

Where are all the cool kids from the Netherlands hanging out online? Hint: it’s not Facebook. This snack-size infographic shows which regional social networks are popular in different parts of the world. Continue reading

How To Advertise On Pinterest – Infographic

Pinterest combines the beauty of flipping through a glossy magazine with the instant gratification of a Google search, which could be a game-changer for marketers who are looking for new ways to reach people online. Continue reading

The Social Marketer’s Urban Twictionary – Infographic

Ever wonder how a word gets into the Merriam-Webster dictionary? It’s one of the most popular questions facing their editors on a daily basis. The answer is quite simple actually: usage. Each day these editors devote several hours to scouring published text in search of new words to mark and record new words along with the appropriate context and insight into use and form. Continue reading