Graphics Interchange Format

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There’s something fascinating, almost therapeutic, about watching Graphics Interchange Formats. I don’t know whether it’s the short looping nature of that small little choppy image that relates to our ever diminishing attention span or the fact that we find it funny that someone can relate a 3-5 second clip to basically anything we do on a […]

Social Media Day 2014

Social Media Day - 2014

Monday marked the 5th annual Social Media Day, initiated by Mashable “as a way to recognize the digital revolution happening right before our eyes.” With the average person spending 1/4 of their time on social media each and every day, that’s 1,095 hours spent on social media EACH YEAR, no wonder there has been a day dedicated to […]

It’s a Nice Day for a Hashtag Wedding

It's a nice day for a Hashtag Wedding

  This passed weekend two of my good friends got hitched on Vancouver Island in gorgeous Shawnigan Lake, a village just north of Victoria, BC.  Everything was perfect; the sun was shining, the lake was calm and good friends had gathered. The only imperfection was that I wasn’t there, well physically.  In the midst of […]

Is there still a place for Print Media in a Digital World?

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There have been many discussions to whether or not there is a foreseeable death sentence for print media, in the up and coming future.  Will we all be completely  converting to digital mediums for things we’ve relied on paper for, in our day to day lives? Or, are people just succumbing to the mindset of […]

Teens a Powerful Force in Mobile App Use

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Teens are highly regarded by marketers and advertisers for their disposable income and potential lifelong brand loyalty, thus making them one of the most powerful consumer markets. Teen use of mobiles and tablets is growing significantly year over year.  Today 68% of teens use mobile devices to access the internet. A recent report conducted by GlobalWebIndex assessed the most […]