…as ‘Best Entertainment Indiblog’, Indibloggies 2008. If you haven’t seen Milliblog yet, please do! Thank you!
I tweeted earlier today – ‘Wondering if TV/ print ads should have a feedback sms no./ mail ID…’ Think about it…when was the last time you saw an ad in print or on TV that you thought broke new ground in the fundamentals of advertising? I remember some brands including a sms number or a mail ID for further product… Read more →
I have 2 reasons to be really, really annoyed with Cognizant, today. One minor reason – a Cognizant bus overtook me on the left, quite rudely. But I completely understand – the driver is just a contract employee and I don’t have a decent enough ground to blame Cognizant, the organization, for this. Where I do believe I have a… Read more →
If Twitter merely created a native retweet feature that mirrors how we have been using it, wouldn’t the world would go, ‘Bah, what’s new? We’ve been retweeting anyway!’?. And now, the world only seems annoyed. Why? Because, people do not have the freedom to add context! Seriously….you wanted to add context in 140 characters, after exhausting (often) multiple retweeter IDs?… Read more →
Organizations have traditionally thrived in a particular way of communicating with the world – using middlemen (PR/ advertising agencies), and in a language that, after the levels and silos, is quite different from the way normal people talk and understand. Social media is simply a platform which allows normal people to talk and discuss about anything and nothing in particular…. Read more →
(Apologies to Dachis Group, David Armano, Peter Kim et al.!) As I grudgingly got up this morning to attend an orientation session at my son’s school, I never knew that I’d end up blogging about the experience…let alone drag social business design into it. The grudge was due to the incredibly beautiful Bangalore weather, by the way; drizzly, cloudy and… Read more →
One of my recent tweets was, No more ‘How many you have?’. Its time for ‘How many have you?. Of course, its about twitter’s latest and greatest in massages – ego massage, that is – The Twitter List! It’s a brilliantly sneaky ploy, since lists have been in existence for quite some time now – thanks to third-party apps. But… Read more →