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Entries from January 2010

links for January 15th

January 15th, 2010 · No Comments

Your Looks and Your Inbox « OkTrends Someone [who is rated as highly attractive] above gets nearly 5 times as many messages as a typical woman and 28 times as many messages as a woman at the low end of our curve. Site-wide, two-thirds of male messages go to the best-looking third of women. So […]

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links for January 14th

January 14th, 2010 · No Comments

Great Lake, a Chicago Pizza Shop, Enjoys Being Small – Question – NYTimes.com "We never intended to serve mass quantities and have our product available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We wanted to start a business so we could get some control in our lives." (tags: marketing pr nytimes food restaurant )

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links for January 13th

January 13th, 2010 · No Comments

The most irritating ads of 2009 | Marketing Magazine "once a brand has done its best to irritate consumers it is difficult to see where the creative approach goes next… ‘The standard of advert­ising has dropped as marketers increasingly believe they are working hard through excessive brand awareness'" (tags: marketing advertising brand branding marketingmagazine )

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links for January 12th

January 12th, 2010 · No Comments

Kingdom Of Style: Designers Hit Back It is a widely understood maxim within our industry that a large proportion of good design can only do its job properly by going unnoticed; providing important information in the most unfussy, functional way possible. (tags: design nhs uk journalism kingdomofstyle advertising )

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