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Facebook's New Ad Plan Is the Web's Old Plan

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A year ago, in the run-up to its IPO, Facebook told the ad world that it had a new plan: “Sponsored stories” — ads that looked like “real” content, that would show up on users’ screens based on the way they and they their friends behaved on Facebook. New new...
Facebook's New Ad Plan Is the Web's Old Plan

Sponsor Post: There's Never Been a Better Time to Start Something on Your Own

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Editor's note: We offer our long-term sponsors the opportunity to write posts and tell their story. These posts are clearly marked as written by sponsors, but we also want them to be useful and interesting to our readers. We hope you like the posts and we encourage you to...
Sponsor Post: There's Never Been a Better Time to Start Something on Your Own
Thank you for not viewing: "Hidden" display ads hurt Web ad networks

Here's The Brilliant Way An Ad Agency Used LinkedIn Harassment To Win A&W Restaurants As A Client

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A small ad agency in Kentucky somehow managed to win a new client -- rather than a restraining order -- after "LinkedIn bombing" the company's president. When A&W Restaurants moved headquarters from Louisville to Lexington, local shop Cornett Integrated Marketing Solutions saw potential for a great partnership. The means Cornett...
Here's The Brilliant Way An Ad Agency Used LinkedIn Harassment To Win A&W Restaurants As A Client

Microsoft Tries, Tries Again to Take on Gmail, This Time With Outlook.com

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Microsoft has been making the same case for a while. Very little about Web-based email has changed since the arrival of Gmail, and it is time for something better. It’s the case Microsoft made several years ago when it overhauled Hotmail, and the same one it made when it offered...
Microsoft Tries, Tries Again to Take on Gmail, This Time With Outlook.com

Y Combinator-Backed Perfect Audience Makes Facebook Retargeting Easy (Even For Tech Bloggers), Raises $1.1M

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We’ve already seen that the new Facebook Exchange for retargeted ads is delivering impressive results for advertisers. Now a startup called Perfect Audience aims to make those campaigns accessible to a broad range of startups, small ad agencies, and other advertisers. Co-founder and President Brad Flora says the current batch...
Y Combinator-Backed Perfect Audience Makes Facebook Retargeting Easy (Even For Tech Bloggers), Raises $1.1M

Google replaces Reader ads in empty Gmail inbox with Google+

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If you ever happen to have no messages in your Gmail inbox, you might noticed Google’s subtle way of promoting Google Reader with the small ad for Google Reader (below). Now, Google has removed the “Try Google Reader” link and replaced it with a new message promoting Google+ (via...
Google replaces Reader ads in empty Gmail inbox with Google+
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