playfulm

26 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 3 Following | 1 Follower | @playfulm | Keep up with playfulm on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “playfulm”

Webydo Makes It Easier For Designers To Build Websites By Creating The Code For Them

Webydo is a cloud-based SaaS for designers who want to be able to sell their website design services without having to get their own hands dirty doing any coding or hire a developer to do it for them. The system offers a custom CMS where designers can build the website. Once they’re happy with the …

Comment on Facebook Advertising / Marketing: Best Metrics, ROI, Business Value by Avinash Kaushik

<strong><font color=blue>Alex: </font></strong> I suspect Facebook has articles that detail why their data would have discrepancy with Adobe …

Analytics

Eight Silly Data Myths Marketing People Believe That Get Them Fired.

It turns out that Marketers, especially Digital Marketers, make really silly mistakes when it comes to data.<p>Big data. Small data. Any data.<p>In the …

Marketing

Building A Culture That Works: The CEO As The Cultural Epicenter

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Peter Levine is a partner at Andreessen Horowitz. He has been a lecturer at both MIT and Stanford business schools and was the former CEO of XenSource, which was acquired by Citrix in 2007. Prior to XenSource, Peter was EVP of Strategic and Platform Operations at Veritas Software,</i> …

Marketing Tools

A robust tool that helps you gauge trends by city, region, and season with search volume data for more than 6,000 products and services.<p>A real-time …

Ad of the Day: Coors Light

You're hanging out at the pool, just trying to relax on a sunny Florida day and say hi to some foxy babes, and you say to yourself, "Hey, I'll get a …

Why You Should Try Sketching (Even If You Can't Draw)

Sketching is one of the fastest ways to communicate an idea, but many of us don't do it because we're not really good at drawing. As video game …

In Search of the Next Big Thing

Photography: Timothy Archibald<p>Marc Andreessen knows both sides of the start-up game. As freshly minted university graduates in the 1990s, he and his partners went hat in hand to venture capitalists in Silicon Valley to fund their new project, the breakthrough web browser Netscape Navigator. Within …

The State of Pinterest: What Content Marketers Need to Know Now - Copyblogger

The buzz about Pinterest seems to have calmed down a bit in the last few months, but it’s still a very powerful tool for content marketers.<p>According …

Infographics

Do Customers Actually Care about Your Company's Values? - Copyblogger

There’s a lot of back and forth about the value of online “engagement” for businesses.<p>Do customers want more engagement with the businesses they …

Employee Engagement

Are You a Marketing Artist or Scientist? - Copyblogger

Let’s face it, you already know the answer to that question.<p>Instinctively, you know whether you belong with the black-clad Bohemians sipping coffee …

Marketing

Seth's Blog

Why prefer Coke over Pepsi or GE over Samsung or Ford over Chevy?<p>In markets that aren't natural monopolies or where there are clear, agreed-upon …

Seth's Blog

"I'm only going to tell you this once..."<p>There's a lot to be said for conditioning your audience to listen carefully. If they know that valuable …

Real Glass Filters Turn Your Camera Into An Instagram App

It’s funny: Back in high school I had a project called "Mount Julie" (which Julie never knew about), and now here in 2013 we see a new project called "Mount July." Coincidence? Probably…<p>Anyhow. Mount July will be a set of camera filters for film, stills and video which will add Instagram-like …

Mobile Photography

Young Adults With Autism Can Thrive In High-Tech Jobs

The job hunt is complicated enough for most high school and college graduates — and even tougher for the growing number of young people on the autism spectrum. Despite the obstacles that people with autism face trying to find work, there's a natural landing place: the tech industry.<p>Amelia Schabel …

Managing Online Reputation: What to Listen for, and Where

The cost of managing an online crisis or reputation issue can seem limitless: PR, advertising, loss of sales, lost productivity, distracted …

#SocialSkim: Ebert, Government Vines, Facebook and Millennials, Twitter CVs, Branded Blockbusters

Death was a big social theme this week with the passing of two cultural icons; learn how their departures played out across the social Web. See how …