Marketing Day: January 2, 2013

Here’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

From Marketing Land:

  • Google Glass Launch: Will Have An API, Won’t Have Ads

    Though an exact date is still unknown, Google Glass is still in progress toward a developer launch in the first half of this year. Babak Parviz, who founded Project Glass at Google, opened up a bit about what developers can expect with the first version of Google’s wearable computing device in recent interview with IEEE [...]

  • If 2012 Was “The Year Of Mobile,” 2013 Will Be “The Year Of The Tablet”

    After a year of massive growth in smartphone adoption nobody is questioning the importance of mobile anymore. Finally the tired conference joke, “Every year for the past ten years has been the year of mobile,” will be repeated no more (thank the lord). But even as marketers have yet to fully “get their heads around” [...]

  • Marketing Land’s Top Tweeted Stories of 2012: Content Marketing, Storytelling and The Google Dance

    From the Google Dance, paid inclusion and authorship to Pinterest, content marketing, storytelling, here are the top 20 tweeted stories of 2012. Compared to our most read stories, you’ll see that the list is quite different. 1. How Google Went From Search Engine To Content Destination (735 tweets) 2. Twitter Quietly Launches A User Directory [...]

  • Most Read Columns On Marketing Land In 2012

    What were our most popular columns on Marketing Land over the past year? Below, the contributed columns published in 2012 that were read the the most: Once Deemed Evil, Google Now Embraces “Paid Inclusion” 8 Great Ways to Use QR Codes for Marketing How Google Went From Search Engine To Content Destination 12 Content Research [...]

  • Relive The Year With Twitter’s Top Tweets of 2012

    Want to take a look at 2012 in 140 character bites? Twitter’s Golden Tweets of 2012 allows users to see the most retweeted updates of the year. Thanks to the U.S Presidential elections, Olympics and sporting events, 2012 saw the most Tweets in Twitter’s young history. So what was the tops of 2012? Here’s a [...]

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  • Jon Loomer

    Thanks for including me on this great list, Matt!

  • Matt McGee

    Sure thing, Jon! Feel free to ping me on Twitter when you have future articles you’re really happy with.

  • Jon Loomer

    I’m really happy with everything, MAN! Just followed.

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