Tumblr is very much worth your time
GWI has confirmed that Tumblr and Pinterest are currently the fastest growing social networks out there, even ahead of Instagram. Tumblr alone has seen 120% growth in the last six months. Will they sustain this growth? We’re not sure. Read more.
Facebook bolster their Insights service with Facebook IQ
Facebook is starting to push its newest insights creation to marketers – Facebook IQ. It’s a site full of useful content that perhaps should be taken with a pinch of salt, but can still make for very interesting reading. There’s also the option to sign up for a regular newsletter. Visit here.
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Harvey Nichols is making it clear this Christmas
Building on last year’s campaign, Harvey Nichols has created a rather sharp TV ad. Watch it here. However, the real genius comes in the follow-up social activation, which you really should visit here.
Canon go deer hunting in Essex
Canon has created a beautiful 90 second TV ad as part of its latest campaign. The beauty is that there’s a site sharing how to create a similar effect, giving viewers a compelling reason to pick up a camera this Christmas. View the ad and discover the techniques.
An insight into Spotify’s insights
An interesting look into what one can learn from Spotify data (involving comets), and a potential thought-sparker for an inventive idea or two. Could Spotify predict the next big thing in music? Read more.