• 20
    Aug
    2010
  • 17
    Aug
    2010

    I love it when someone builds a new Facebook app that takes a web-based function and re-creates it inside of the Facebook architecture.  Whether you’re moving a product or driving advocacy-based action, addressing your Facebook audience with a tool that gets the job done without linking visitors to an outside website is the best way to go.

    That’s why I’m impressed by Delta Airlines new Ticket Window Facebook App.  You can actually search for flights and book tickets directly from the Delta Facebook Page.   The app is…

  • 16
    Aug
    2010
  • 11
    Aug
    2010

    Who knew the New Zealand Executive wing of its parliamentary complex was called The Beehive? Not I.

    Just like your average beehive, New Zealand’s one has a queen bee- Elizabeth II, Queen of the Commonwealth realms. Unlike most beehives, this one boasts marble, stainless steel, glass, and copper. Although I’d hate to taste that honey.

  • 09
    Aug
    2010

    “The Cat’s Out of the Bag” – this was a recent email subject line sent from ‘Share Our Strength’ following an accidental distribution of one of their test emails to their entire database list. We point out this error not to pile on to the poor staffer who pressed ‘Send’ when they should have pressed ‘Test’, but to praise ‘Share our Strength’ for owning-up to their error, writing quickly to their email recipients, and potentially turning an awkward situation into a positive PR moment. Please see the email…