YouTube Reaches 14.6 Billion Videos Watched for May

U.S. comScore video metrix stats are out today,with the number of video viewers rebounding in the month of May. According to the web metrics company, 183 million U.S. Internet users watched online video during the month compared to 178 million in April. ComScore reports that YouTube saw record viewership in May with an all-time high of 14.6 […]

Social Media Monitoring Tools – Get to know them.

What we came to know as social media a few years ago isn’t exactly what we’d call it today because of how fast it’s managed to evolve. Using social media to stay connected and up-to-date is a thing of the past, we now use it to market ourselves, businesses, and services. Which as designers is […]

Playing Marketing Games on Twitter

How small businesses can create treasure hunts and other games on the social networking site to boost sales Debby Icide had never used Twitter, but all it took was one tweet to boost sales at Gaia Essentials, her small boutique in Moss Beach, California, that sells homemade organic soaps and all-natural skin care products. The enticing missive, which […]

How to Use QR Codes for Small Business Marketing

A Quick Response (QR) code is a two-dimensional code that can be scanned by smartphone cameras to automatically pull up text, photos, videos, music and URLs. These codes have become mobile-friendly ways to point people in the offline space to online resources. While already popular in Japan, consumers in the United States are just now […]