Last week Multiply.com’s CEO, Stefan Magdalinski, posted a letter on the site announcing that they would be removing the social networking functions of the site (blogging, photo sharing, etc) to pave the way for the complete transformation of Multiply into. . .
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Remember Chris Lao? Yes, we’re talking about the guy who became the victim of mob cyber bullying and bad reportage who then turned it around by becoming an endorser for a bank (lol). It looks like he has a new. . .
The Internet and mobile technology played a key role in the relief and rescue operations during the massive flooding in the Philippines. The one that stood out the most though was the “organized” effort on Twitter. Using the hashtags #reliefPH. . .
Multiply.com Philippines Country Manager Jack Madrid just posted a link to a special donations page for the Philippine Red Cross. I’m not totally sure if this is in response to the massive flooding that the Philippines is currently trying to. . .
With all the replies and updates @MMDA is giving out on Twitter, it was only a matter of time before they hit the daily limit of posts and get stuck in “Twitter Jail”. However, thanks to the efforts of Sarah. . .
The Internet continues to play a critical role in information dissemination here in the Philippines as massive flooding hit the country. The floods came as a surprise since it wasn’t brought in by a powerhouse named typhoon like “Ondoy” or. . .
Hot Air Balloon is a new integrated marketing communications start-up that has a strong focus on digital. While the name of the company is new, the people behind it are actually industry veterans. You have TJ Parpan, former Managing Director. . .
The start-up scene here in the Philippines is definitely on the rise. More and more people are getting into mobile and web app development and both telcos are also supporting the cause by offering their respective incubation and accelerator programs.. . .
Abe Olandres, more commonly known as “Yugatech“, is the new Country Manager for Nuffnang Philippines. Abe brings with him over a decade experience in professional blogging, digital marketing consulting, and conference/seminar workshops. He co-founded the Philippine Blog Awards and he. . .
It looks like August will be a very busy month for Digital Marketers since aside from SEMCON and the IMMAP Summit, there’s also the Open Mic Night! IMMAP officially announced the 3rd Open Mic Night, entitled “Open Mic Night Live”,. . .
The Spark Community Management and Building Workshop yesterday was a resounding success! Despite the bad weather, more than a hundred participants attended the event at Top Shelf, Fully Booked, Fort Bonifacio. We had a good mix of people from agencies,. . .
We were invited to be part of the digital marketing and social media panel for the 2012 Film, Animation, and Gaming Congress which was held in CCP last Friday, July 27, 2012. We didn’t actually present via powerpoint during the. . .
Two weeks ago I was invited to give a 1 hour lecture about social media and e-mail marketing to a rather intimidating audience. The event, dubbed “Maximizing Online Technology to your School’s Advantage”, was organized by AHEAD, one of the. . .
If there’s one thing you can learn from all the memes it’s that a lot of netizens are very creative, disruptive, and irreverent. They have an eye for anything they can twist and transform, which is the reason why the. . .
The Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines (IMMAP) is holding their 6th annual summit with the theme of “Hit the Heart of Digital” this coming August 23-24, 2012. To drum up more hype for the summit they recently. . .
The New Media (www.thenewmedia.com) is proud to announce that we are one of the media partners for the upcoming YOUNIQUE CONFERENCE by author and trainer Jayson Lo. The event will center around the DISC (Dominant, Influential, Steady, and Corrective) personality. . .
The 1st Catholic Social Media Summit was held last week, July 14-15, at Riverbanks, Marikina City. Over 400 delegates attended the summit which had a range of varied speakers like digital marketing professionals, missionaries, and priests. The keynote was delivered. . .
A few weeks ago we posted that we were working on an Android app focusing on the Digital Marketing Job Board. I’m very happy to announce that the app is now available for download (for free) on Google Play! With. . .
Meet the MRTtrackr Android App! Ever wished for a way to find out if the MRT is crowded or not? Or what time the trains will arrive? How about what series of trains to ride to get to your destination?. . .
Everyone here at The New Media joins the country in mourning the loss of the King of Comedy, Dolphy. The outpouring of grief flooded social networking sites and “RIP Dolphy” even trended worldwide. Several celebrities also posted messages on Twitter. . .