Case Study: Promoting a brand through social media & widgets

Washington, DC is known as the nation’s capital, but also has tried to extend itself beyond the travel and tourism clutter and become a popular destination…and for good reason. It has historical monuments, world-famous museums, international cuisine, galleries & theatres, embassies, and much more. But what has DC done to help promote it online? Aside… Continue reading Case Study: Promoting a brand through social media & widgets

Seesmic your videos on your website

Did you know that Seesmic had jumped on the widget bandwagon? I found out through Loic’s YouTube video and of course I’d love to post more videos on Seesmic (it’s a more viral network than YouTube!), but while Seesmic is still a “private” network, let your videos propogate throughout the world by having people view… Continue reading Seesmic your videos on your website

Sprouting content throughout the web

Creating a widget has never been easier. Just today, Jeremiah Owyang listed on Twitter some great articles on Business Week that talks about the future of marketing being widgets. And why not…widgets are the new buzzword of the year. Everyone basically has a website now and is rapidly poaching on the social network as I… Continue reading Sprouting content throughout the web

Widgets: 2008’s glamour word

What is a “Widget”? Wikipedia defines it as portable chunk of code that can be installed and executed within any separate HTML-based web page by an end user without requiring additional compilation and this seems to be the “IT” concept of this year. And it’s no surprise. A couple of years ago, it was blogging,… Continue reading Widgets: 2008’s glamour word