This ad will close in

Matt Wilson

9 Recent Stories

One Woman's Nasty Emails Go Public, So She Apologizes

One Woman's Nasty Emails Go Public, So She Apologizes

A Cleveland-area job list manager goes off on young job seekers who contacted her for help. Unfortunately for her, the internet can be equally as unkind.
February 27, 2014 in Marketing
On the Mac's 30th Birthday, Apple Does Some Horn Tooting

On the Mac's 30th Birthday, Apple Does Some Horn Tooting

The often tight-lipped company is having a relatively effusive celebration to mark three decades of its game-changing computer. It's even asking for some fan input.
January 25, 2014 in Office Tech
7 Idioms Almost Everyone Gets Wrong

7 Idioms Almost Everyone Gets Wrong

The English language changes constantly, but sometimes it retains sayings that use words and meanings that have fallen out of favor. That leads to inadvertent mistakes.
January 5, 2014 in Marketing Basics
The Promotional Power of 'Prankvertising'

The Promotional Power of 'Prankvertising'

More brands are buying into the pranking trend. Is it a sustainable model for drumming up publicity?
October 27, 2013 in Online Marketing
Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement

Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement

The social network announced its confidential filing for an initial public offering via a tweet. It's showing signs it learned from Facebook's IPO.
September 14, 2013 in Social Media
What You Can Learn From Ashton Kutcher About Public Speaking

What You Can Learn From Ashton Kutcher About Public Speaking

The 'Jobs' actor's stirring acceptance speech at the Teen Choice Awards is earning him considerable respect among speechwriters.
August 17, 2013 in Public Relations
Easy Tips for Avoiding Twitter Hacks

Easy Tips for Avoiding Twitter Hacks

How to steer clear of having your startup's account taken over by someone else.
May 3, 2013 in Security
Marketing to Teens? What You Need to Know About Tumblr

Marketing to Teens? What You Need to Know About Tumblr

A recent survey of teenage and young-adult social media users found that people in those age groups prefer Tumblr to Facebook or Twitter.
January 22, 2013 in Social Media
The Twitter Conundrum: Why Are So Many Brands Ignoring Tweets?

The Twitter Conundrum: Why Are So Many Brands Ignoring Tweets?

A recent study shows that fewer than one-third of big brands that have Twitter accounts answer customer tweets. They interact more on Instagram or Pinterest.
January 13, 2013 in Starting a Business