POSTS FROM OCTOBER 2012

  • INSTA-ACCOMPLISHMENT

    There's going to be a time when we'll look back at all the photos we took with Instagram and be embarrassed. Not for the thousand identical shots of our dogs sleeping or blurry plates of food that we will never, ever care to look at again, but because of the "retro" image filters that we lathered on them. Literally a... more

    GARY, PHOTO #146

  • DATABASE: WORD OF THE WEEK

    Database.  No matter what anyone tells you, a spreadsheet is not a database.  Like a replicant in Blade Runner, they may look the same – but they are not. Databases are repositories to hold data in a structured format, and yes, so are spreadsheets.  However, a spreadsheet is not a database.  A database has powerful relationships th... more

  • IF TAB CAN SURVIVE – SO CAN PRINT

    I love how print feels. But space wise you can keep hundreds of books on a Kindle Fire vs. your living room bookshelf. Side note though: John Waters and I agree – if you go home with somebody and they don't have any books – head for the door. The Internet is flooded (and awesomely so) with books, blogs, magazines and news. Digital media rocks fo... more

    MILWAUKEE MAGAZINE OCTOBER 2012

  • AUTHENTIC CONTENT MARKETING

    When I [am forced to] watch a traditional corporate marketing video, ion rays fly out of the screen and penetrate my soul stealing my dreams and replacing them with feelings of regret and shame, like when I reach that weird part of YouTube. I'll get right to it. One, we built the new website for About ... more

    NEW WEBSITE FOR ABOUT FACE MEDIA