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Social media engagement is not scalable

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Remember the polls on television that allowed anyone to call a number and cast a vote on political, national and other topics? Where did they go? You can scale a lot of things – usually it requires bigger budgets and/or change in technology. You can buy audiences and make your […]

September 22, 2015

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Facebook events is a half-baked product – here’s why

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I love Facebook events. They let me and my friends to create and organize events, to keep track of any changes etc. Also, Facebook events are a great tool for our clients who organize various kinds of activities. That said, Facebook events are terrible for events that last longer than […]

September 22, 2015

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Foursqare, this is quickly turning creepy

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Foursquare, I have written some posts on you guys (How foursquare lost track and went for that “platform” thing) – it was a while ago, but in my opinion, still holds true. You know that you have done quite some things wrong – you tried to become a platform instead […]

July 27, 2015

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Olympics – participants per medal per country

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Since I don’t agree that comparing country results in Sochi 2014 by their population is fair, it was interesting for me to compile a table that represents the number of participants by country needed for one medal. Enjoy! These are the results after day 10 Data: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014_Winter_Olympics http://www.sochi2014.com/en

February 18, 2014

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How everyone overdid the mobile video

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  Lately, mobile video is all the craze. Youtube is still the king, but Instagram, Vine, Mixbit (child of YouTube founders) and others are entering the field to compete for the title of next big thing in video. Well what at least some of them have gotten wrong – video […]

August 19, 2013

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Twitter, where are the analytics?

Twitter isn’t the only one to blame on this. There isn’t a social network which (in my opinion) would deserve a nomination for “complete and understandable statistics”. For twitter, there are three numbers I would like to see. Sources of new followers A lot of things would be more clear […]

August 14, 2012

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