Rolling Words: Snoop Dogg’s Smokable Notebook!

From countless songs about the habit to smoking weed on stage (almost in every concert he holds), we can always count on Snoop Dogg to bring the offbeat into smoking up.

I’m in no way endorsing or encouraging the habit of smoking grass, but his newest creation may have just hit the genius/awesome line. Continue reading

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Skype Rips Through Facebook & Twitter in New Ad Campaign

I’ve always been a huge fan of provocative advertising. Those old Pepsi v/s Coke ads never got old, so did the billboard feud between Audi and BMW!

This time around, the campaign is more “Social”. The all-famous SKYPE is taking shots at the most prominent social networking websites of our time (Facebook & Twitter), deeming them un-human and reclusive, and positioning their video calling service as more “human” and in touch with reality.

Check out the ads below and let me know what you think!

 

 

 

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Happy New Year: My Blog’s Year in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 13,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 5 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

Click here to see the complete report.

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Forget Reindeers, Christmas Puppies Are What You Should Be Looking At!

‘Tis the season! And with it comes all sorts of festive sights and scenes. From the trees and lights to the colors red and green almost overtaking the universe.
However, for my festive post I will not go for any of those. To wish everybody a very Merry Christmas, I picked this adorable video that will make your heart melt right onto your desk (or bed, or lap, or wherever you might be seeing this).
So, and without further ado, here are the Christmas puppies unwrapping presents:

Have a pleasant and happy holiday season everyone!

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You DON’T mess with Haifa Wehbe…

I’ve neglected my blog unintentionally for the past 6 weeks due to a very hectic schedule and lack of inspiration one way or another. However, I stumbled upon a tweet today by the  Lebanese self-describedPlatinum Selling Recording Artist. International Diva, Entrepreneuress , Jet Set Fashion Muse” who happens to “make a song or 2 to keep the world dancing“, Haifa Wehbe.

The hilarious reply that spared no room for mercy ignited my curiosity and pushed me to scan through Haifa’s twitter account in hopes of finding more replies to the haters who keep hating on twitter. Continue reading

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Content is king, and you know it!

That crucial piece of the SEO puzzle cannot be overlooked! Content is key, content is KING and it’s no secret to anyone who is doing online marketing. The value of the articles, photos, videos and any other form of available content is not to be under-estimated. By not filling those accounts and pages in the digital sphere properly, one risks failing miserably!

Below is a great infographic that showcases just that!

Agreed!

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Social Media Week Beirut Is Upon Us… And It’s Looking GOOD!

Following the announcement that Beirut will be getting its very own Social Media Week thanks to 90:10 Group’s efforts, the digital / social enthusiasts have been waiting anxiously to see what this global event will be like when done locally.

I, of course, was one of them. I didn’t blog about the announcement since it had its share of blog posts but I cannot help but share my excitement for the upcoming line up starting the 19th of this month! The diversity of topics and industries covered will make SMW Beirut one of the most complete and comprehensive coverage of how social media is affecting every single sector of the market. It is a MUST-SEE for anyone who has anything to do with doing business in the new age of marketing, customer relations and PR.

The line up of speakers includes everything from representatives of digital giants such as Facebook and Google to exciting and super-promising start-ups that are all set to make a difference and a big fat splash in the market such as Mistile.


So if you haven’t registered yet, you still have the chance to do it now. Just visit the schedule page here, choose the panel you would like to attend and REGISTER! It’s free and there are no hidden fees upon your arrival, just a lot of interesting and educational panels that are bound to give you valuable insights on how companies in Beirut are using social media to advance and push forward their products, strategies and communications.

See you all there!

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