Played Joe the Policeman in the What's Going Down episode of That's My Mama.

Internet Ad Revenues Hit $31 Billion in 2011, Up 22% Over 2010 [STUDY] — Strong growth in display, video and mobile-based advertising prompted a banner year for U.S. online advertising as revenues topped $31 billion, a 22% jump over 2010 and a new record, according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB).

LinkedIn Tops 200 Million Users — LinkedIn on Wednesday announced it had passed an important milestone: 200 million members. The business-oriented social network had reported in its last earnings call on Nov. 1 that it topped 187 million members and had been growing at a rate of 10 million to 15 million users per quarter last year.

LinkedIn Now Has 175 Million Members — LinkedIn now has 175 million members, the company announced on Thursday. In May, the professional social networking service had claimed 161 million members, up from 150 million in February. The company announced the figure in its second-quarter earnings release on Thursday, in which it also reported earnings of $0.03 per share on revenues of $228 million.

62% Of B2B Marketers Say They’ve Improved At Content Marketing — B2B marketers are becoming more content with content marketing, according to a new study from Content Marketing Institute. In particular, 62% of the of 1,102 B2B marketers polled said that compared to a year ago, their organizations' overall approach to content marketing has been much more or somewhat more successful.

Meet The Brand Bots — When the next anniversary or birthday rolls around, you don't have to visit 1-800 Flowers' website to make an order. You don't even have to leave Facebook Messenger. In April, the company became one of the first brands to take advantage of the fact that Facebook had opened up Messenger to branded bots-software that performs automated tasks.

Mobile Ad Blocking A Bigger Threat Than Desktop Version? — Last September, shortly after Apple announced its support for mobile ad blockers in iOS9, Marco Ament, a developer known for being one of the first Tumblr employees, released Peace. The app, a mobile ad blocker, was a huge hit. But Ament pulled it a few days later.

Why Users Are More Engaged With Social Media on Fridays — Rebecca Black's not the only one who thinks there's something special about Friday. Two separate pieces of research out this week show that the end of the work week is the best time to get traction on status updates and tweets.

Old Spice's Latest Gambit: A Bear-Shaped Deodorant Holder [VIDEO] — Old Spice, looking to maintain the social media momentum that began with its breakthrough "The man your man can smell like" campaign from 2010, is making the leap from tongue-in-cheek advertising to tongue-in-cheek product releases. The product: A bear-shaped deodorant holder.

Gotta Catch ’Em All: Big Brands Missing The Pokémon GO Craze — Pokémon Go has been a runaway hit but also a huge missed opportunity for marketers. While local mom-and-pops have benefited from foot traffic generated from the game, it took a week or so for its publisher, Niantic, to consider adding "sponsored locations" for larger advertisers.

‘Mobile’ Poised To Take Gold At Rio Summer Olympics — Every four years, the world's top athletes converge to compete on the world stage. For marketers, this year's Games of the XXXI Olympiad, a.k.a. the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janiero, will find them vying in a media landscape that's very different from the 2012 games in London.
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Oct 19, 2016

RT @realDonaldTrump: Do you think Putin will be going to The Miss Universe Pageant in November in Moscow - if so, will he become my new best friend?

Oct 19, 2016

Breaking: Trump to bring Vince Foster’s corpse to tonight’s debate.

Sep 26, 2016

RT @joshuatopolsky: I feel like that 400lb comment just offended a lot of Trump supporters

Sep 20, 2016

Looks like @skittles hasn’t yet weighed in on this refugee thing. Probably a bad idea anyway

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