icq pioneer joins the jajah board

jajah has launched its new web-activated telephony service last week. a simple website, where no headset, no download and no installation is needed to use the service. the steps towards reducing your phone bill are pretty easy: type in your own phone number type in the phone number you want to call press the call button and both phones will…

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dogvertising

as i wrote about sandvertising on friday i just found dogvertising. jung von matt neckar launched this dogvertising campaign promoting the alternative ad-free german radio station motor fm (100,6 mhz). they sprayed messages on dogs with washable colour: “no mainstream. motor fm 100,6” i like motor fm and this congenial idea. (via thespunker and trndblog) [tags: dogvertising, sandvertising, advertising, marketing,…

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bmw.de kicked out of the google index

the google blogoscoped blog reported about bmw.de using doorway pages some days ago. the google index is banning sites using doorway pages, keyword stuffing, or other seo tricks in order to keep the index as useful and clean as possible (see the google guidelines and seo). “in a nut-shell, google’s guidelines go back to a single philosophy: webmasters should optimize…

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the art of branding

i found this article two weeks ago and it is a must read for every marketer: In honor of the recent Macworld Expo and the upcoming Super Bowl (the two great branding exercises of every new year; one much more fruitful than the other), this blog entry is about the art of branding. My assumptions are that you don’t have…

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invisible boards

just found this incredible “invisible boards” clip and i love it. i found a shorter version for download only. the music reminds me to the sony bravia spot but the song is actually called “murderers” by john frusciante. (via rob forshaw) [tags: invisible boards, murderers, john frusciante, skateboard, board, skater]

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ub313 – 10th planet found

i was always fascinated by astronomy, also caused by our highly gifted and enthusiastic teacher of physics at school, and it was always a hobby of mine; i loved stephen hawking’s books. unfortunately i don’t find the time to stay up-to-date in this issue right now, but i read about “ub313” today – the 10th planet in our solar system:…

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future of marketing

if! is running a flickr photo-pool where marketing professionals and others are invited to submit their ideas about the “future of marketing”. i like the idea of “sandvertising” – highly visible, unusual, cheap plus the ecological message “please don’t litter”. (via adland) [tags: future of marketing, flickr, sandvertising, marketing]

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sesam katapult

unfortunately i don’t speak any norwegian, but you’ll like this nice flash game anyhow. when you enter the site, just press ‘musikk’ with music or ‘bare lydeffekter’ without music. then press ‘start’ twice, but read my instructions here first. to get the little sky diver off the catapult, hit the space bar, hold it and let it off when it…

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get in there and get even

dice launched a viral flash microsite called ‘being it‘: “it ain’t easy being the it guy, always getting picked on and criticized by every clueless tool in the office. but the it guy gets a measure of revenge in a new online game called being it, created by modem media for it job-postings site dice.com. you move around a virtual…

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