Real World Viral Marketing – SUNOCO’s Free Gas 5000

SUNOCO has figured out how to make their recent campaign go viral. The US-based fuel company has spread their brand rapidly by offering on lucky person 5,000 gallons of gas and 15,000 runners up $10 SUNOCO gift cards if their car is spotted with the SUNOCO sticker on it. This is a brilliant marketing ploy […]

Rules and Secrets of viral marketing

Several elements make up viral marketing. Not all of them need to be active in a strategy for it to be effective, but the more of them the better the results. Six main fundamental rules that should be followed to helpy our viral campaign successful: make sure there is an effortless transfer to others give […]

Is the Conficker Virus the NEXT Big Threat to Our Security. (60 Minutes)

Conficker is just waiting out there. Calling in daily to its master… waiting for instructions on what to do next. A sleeper cell of infected computers that could cause major problems when activated. What can we do. Watch the 60 Minutes segment and find out more. Post your thoughts in the comments.

Is Twitter a Black-hole and Dangerous?

On March 24th, David Sarno in his LA Times article “There’s Twitter the companym and Twitter the Medium” highlights some important concerns with the relatively new and booming microblogging service. Technology celebrities like Leo Laporte and Dave Winer have both addressed the need and appeal of Twitter as well as their concern about the closed, […]

Bird fishing like a human – Very Smart – Viral Video

Okay this is a bit off topic for this blog but very neat. The narrator is a little bit creepy but worth a watch. It put on YouTube by a usernamed Crazy Ass Videos. Pretty crazy if you ask me: <object width=”445″ height=”364″><param name=”movie” value=”https://www.youtube.com/v/UNTw7GH325U&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&border=1″></param><param name=”allowFullScreen” value=”true”></param><param name=”allowscriptaccess” value=”always”></param><embed src=”https://www.youtube.com/v/UNTw7GH325U&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999&border=1″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowscriptaccess=”always” allowfullscreen=”true” width=”445″ height=”364″></embed></object> […]