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How Digital Media Will Impact the 2012 Presidential Election

How Digital Media Will Impact the 2012 Presidential Election

According to a recent study by Digitas, both social media and digital media will play a significant role in getting a candidate’s message across in the upcoming 2012 election. Jordan Bitterman, SVP at Digitas, stated “JFK is considered the first television President. Next year’s victor may well be determined by the impact of Facebook and Twitter.”

The study found that of social media users, 63% of users expect candidates to have a social media presence and 88% have mobile phones. In […]

Nov 14th, 2011Comments Off on How Digital Media Will Impact the 2012 Presidential Election

2010 Holiday Preparations

According to the Google Retail Team, it’s now time to begin preparing for the upcoming holiday season. Below are highlights from 2009 insights. (via Google)

1. 44% of shoppers already started their shopping and researching as of August last year.
2. Searches for ‘promo codes’ increased by 55% year-over-year.
3. Searches rose 20% year-over-year as consumers go online
4. Two of the top three days for online purchases were Mondays
5. Half of all new internet connections will come from mobile phones.
6. […]

Jun 15th, 2010Comments Off on 2010 Holiday Preparations
Verizon Launching New Devices in Code Name 6

Verizon Launching New Devices in Code Name 6

News around the web is showcasing a photo of an internal Verizon communication suggesting that they will be launching new devices “really” soon.  Some are linking the communication to the much anticipated release of the HTC Incredible, while others are speculating a number of other devices are to be included in the release.  Rumors are surfacing that the Incredible will be released to the public before the end of the month – April 29th (just 10 more days for those […]

Apr 17th, 2010Comments Off on Verizon Launching New Devices in Code Name 6