Marketing Day: March 8, 2012

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:

  • How Apple Made Twitter The Poster Child Of Android’s Tablet Failure

    Seemingly taking no chances, Apple didn’t just announce cool features in the new iPad. It also took at dig at Android tablets, to show how the iPad is better than they are. Called on behalf of the prosecution: Twitter. Evidence? Twitter’s iPad app is beautiful to use, while Twitter offers no similar Android app. It’s a [...]

  • Interest Lists Add More Personalization For Users (And Visibility For Marketers)

    Last week we reported on Facebook Interest Lists that were reported in the wild. Today its official – Interest Lists have launched. In an effort to help users personalize, tidy up and subscribe to pertinent genres of information users can now search for and create custom targeted lists. When logged into Facebook, users will see [...]

  • E-Commerce On Twitter Brand Pages? Later This Year, Report Says

    Twitter users may soon be able to do business with their favorite companies from right inside the company’s Twitter brand page. E-commerce capability is reportedly one of several “big changes” that’s coming to Twitter brand pages, according to an Ad Age article today. Ad Age cites a trio of executives who say that Twitter will [...]

  • Apple Using OpenStreetMap With Its Own Tiles Instead Of Google Maps In Select Cases

    As you may have seen by now there were some new iOS screenshots showing maps that don’t look like they are from Google. Below are a couple of the shots in question (via 512Pixels and The Next Web). See update below regarding OpenStreetMap. There was also the discovery of code that suggested these maps were [...]

  • How To Integrate The Latest Platform (e.g. Pinterest) Into Your Facebook Presence

    You need to be where your consumers, fans and prospects are, but, with so many social platforms, it can be difficult to keep up and make sure everything works together. Ensuring the marketing, strategy, and consumer journey is consistent, fits together, and tells a story that ladders up to your objectives and goals is easier said [...]

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