Beyond Social Media Show, Episode 31
Worst Digital Cases
The Beyond Social Media Show covers the best and worst campaigns in social media, plus shiny new objects you’ll want and stats you need.
It’s presented each week as a 1/2- hour live GooglePlus Hangout on Air. Co-hosts are:
Here are the topics we covered this week. Playlist with links to the sites is below.
- B.L. OCHMAN: Mashable’s Link Bait GooglePlus rant by an author who doesn’t use GooglePlus. Sheesh!
- B.L. OCHMAN: Facebook Jumps the Shark (really!)
- DAVID ERICKSON: Dennis Rodman’s incoherent, drunken rant to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un
- B.L. OCHMAN: Target disses PlusSize models with offensive product description
- B.L. OCHMAN: Shoppable Hangouts Come to GooglePlus, led by the fashion industry
- B.L. OCHMAN: Schwartz Flavor Shots createss a sonic flavorscape to demonstrate The Sound of Taste in videos reminiscent of Coke & Mentos.
- B.L. OCHMAN: IKEA social media catalog crowdsources Instagram photos of products entrants want to win from the print catalog. Dear IKEA, the campaign did not cost nothing.
- B.L. OCHMAN: Seth Godin is teaching a Skillshares course for startups and would-be startups
- B.L. OCHMAN: The Girl Scout Cookie Finder App is here. You know you want it.
- B.L. OCHMAN: Medical Glasses allow nurses to see your veins before they draw blood tests.
- DAVID ERICKSON: Google Glass fitness app Race Yourself lets you race friends and even virtual reality zombies.
- DAVID ERICKSON: Daily Numbers: Top reasons US smartphone users play mobile games. Number One: Stress relief.
PLAYLIST, Beyond Social Media Show Episode 31, with links to original stories
- Mashable’s Link Bait GooglePlus rant by an author who doesn’t use GooglePlus. Sheesh!
- Facebook Jumps the Shark (Really)
- Dennis Rodman’s Incoherent North Korea Rant
- Target disses plus-sized models
Best Digital Cases
- Shoppable Hangouts are Here
- Schwartz Flavor Shots: The Sound of Taste
- IKEA Crowdsourced Social Catalog on Instagram
- Seth Godin’s teaching a Skillshares course for startups
Shiny New Stuff
- Official Girl Scout Cookie Finder Mobile App/li>
- Medical Glasses prevent multiple sticks for blood tests/li>
- Google Glass Race Yourself (and zombies) app