Five in the Morning After, 110508
November 5, 2008 1 Comment
It’s over. And I’ll bet a lot of folks aren’t getting up anywhere close to 5 in the morning!
Truth be told, I wasn’t up then either. Closer to 6 am. But here are your 5 fresh posts to start the day…
MarketingShift brings us two interesting lessons. British Airways finds out about the power of social networking (and not in a good way). And, by seeking to “do good” with free election day giveaways, did some companies “do wrong”? Didn’t see this one coming…(I did get a free cup of Starbucks yesterday…does that make me and a few million others accessories to a felony?)
Rohit Bhargava gives us a nice visual on how one Obama branding strategy was quite effective. I agree with him, though I am usually more of a branding/logo “purist” – what do you think?
Rick Turoczy drinks some Juice. Have you tried it yet? I plan to!
Seth Godin summarizes some interesting marketing lessons (yes, with “tribe” angles) from the U.S. election.
PLUS: The power of a simple graphic. Really neat. From Todd And’s blog.