MoveOn.org opens up a project for people to submit pro-Obama commercials. Whether you support (or agree) with MoveOn.org, it’ll be interesting to watch how many people submit, and how good the content will be.
A whole site dedicated to SXSW cool business cards. As a kid, I used to collect business cards. I was always fascinated by the really cool designs/shapes/textures. I wish I still had that collection!
One of the funniest LOLcats I’ve seen in a while. I’m still belly laughing about this one.
One of my favorite introductions from SXSWi this past weekend was Nikki and Todd from Daily Idea. Fantastic people!
“The Conversation Group’s Deborah Crooks interviews a selection of SXSW interactive attendees on their impressions so far of the conference.”
“…But the long tail is a decidedly mixed blessing for creators. Individual artists, producers, inventors and makers are overlooked in the equation. The long tail does not raise the sales of creators much, but it does add massive competition and endless downward pressure on prices. Unless artists become a large aggregator of other artist’s works, the long tail offers no path out of the quiet doldrums of minuscule sales.”
“But how do you measure a distributed web strategy? We looked to one of many attributes called ‘Velocity’.” I love this idea. In fact, I’ve talked a lot to clients about looking at the growth curve to measure community success first, total numbers second.