Archive for May, 2012

39;T'weetour' to trap more visitors from Mice sector

Written by Local Marketing on May 31st, 2012. Posted in News

BUSINESS TOURISTS from Britain or more specifically the meetings, incentives, conferences and events? sector are the focus of Tourism Ireland’s latest Twitter marketing venture, which it is calling a t’weetour?.

5 Hot Facebook Marketing Trends

Written by Local Marketing on May 31st, 2012. Posted in News

The Facebook Marketing Series is presented by Webtrends , helping brands acquire, engage, nurture and optimize Facebook fans. Get the Social Medi

Responsys names Della Penna senior VP-emerging channels

Written by Local Marketing on May 31st, 2012. Posted in News

San Bruno, Calif.?Email marketing company Responsys has appointed Michael Della Penna to the newly created role of senior VP-emerging channels.

Needed: courage to shape digital video future

Written by Local Marketing on May 30th, 2012. Posted in News

I nvent it.? Those are powerful words, inspirational words. Who among us hasn’t sometimes dreamed of being an inventor? They’re also scary words. Invent it.? It’s easy to say, harder to do. Because invent it,? by definition, means change.

Pinterest users scrutinize repinning

Written by Local Marketing on May 29th, 2012. Posted in News

Copyright restrictions have Pinterest users looking closer at the images they repin. 

Google gone in 5 years – Forbes

Written by Local Marketing on May 28th, 2012. Posted in News

Technology has become the new giant killer. Last month Kodak declared bankruptcy, Sony's share price is a quarter of its value a decade ago and roughly where it stood in the mid-1980s, and Blackberry's future is uncertain.

Tracking children's web surfing with your router

Written by Local Marketing on May 28th, 2012. Posted in News

Q.Each of my kids has a computer. I'd like a way to monitor what sites they go to without installing software on every computer. Can my router log the sites they visit?

Couple produces film on Egypt

Written by Local Marketing on May 28th, 2012. Posted in News

With some gift money left over from their recent honeymoon, Johnny and Rebecca Weixler decided to take another trip. To Egypt. To make a film. "When we heard about some of the positive demonstrations of Muslim-Christian unity in Egypt, we were inspired," Johnny wrote in an email this week.

Swift's final column: Thank you for coming along for the ride

Written by Local Marketing on May 27th, 2012. Posted in News

I always said that when you wrote a column about writing your column, it was time to hang up your pen.

Samsung Galaxy S3: Pop-Up Stores to be Launched in London

Written by Local Marketing on May 26th, 2012. Posted in News

With the launch of Samsung's Galaxy S3 in London just days away, the device has created quite a buzz.