When recommendation algorithms don't quite hit the mark: 4 quick questions to keep in mind

As I was prepping for this week’s blog post, I noticed that WordPress recommended that I purchase another domain name. I laughed since it seems the automated recommendation algorithm came up with the combination of terms of Batman and Robin and thought I’d be interested in purchasing BatmanYap.com for $18/year. First off, GoDaddy is . . . → Read More: When recommendation algorithms don’t quite hit the mark: 4 quick questions to keep in mind

Your Swag is You! Comparing Conference Swags (Giveaways, Freebies, and what not)

From the Networked Learning Conference in Aalborg Denmark May 2010

From MESH 2010 Conference in Toronto, Canada June 2010

If you look at these swags (giveaways, freebies, whatever you want to call them) you can immediately identify all the marketing focus and weight of these conferences, correct? But does popularity of the conference . . . → Read More: Your Swag is You! Comparing Conference Swags (Giveaways, Freebies, and what not)

Budapest’s Funzine Advertisement Idea

Being on the lookout for new or revisited old school ideas from various sources that can be incorporated into training materials, I found this advertisement from a Budapest magazine intriguing. What do you think of this add-on? And can this be incorporated into a training material? If you said yes to the latter, what . . . → Read More: Budapest’s Funzine Advertisement Idea

Idea from Jersey Boys’ Postcard Marketing

Saw Jersey Boys’ (Musical about the Four Seasons) in Toronto recently and got this postcard along with the show’s playbill. Enjoyed the show and got an idea from the postcard. What similar ideas have come your way lately? Post it here.

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Want loyal users? Publish their names | Review of Schmap

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Desperate Housewives’ [Season 4, Episode 1] denigrates Filipino Doctors

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Digitally integrated teens

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It’s been a crazy busy week, how was your week?

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Picking up your litter is hip

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Stop! Don’t click “I Agree” before you read the Terms of Service

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