Even blogs with just a few thousand readers can pay off for their proprietors, according to this article. While the sums generated by medium-sized blogs are by no means astronomical, the ad dollars they generate can more than underwrite the effort that goes into their production.
Facebook has started testing a new system that places an un-deletable icon for its mobile application on BlackBerry units that run on the T-Mobile USA network. The social network, which faced criticism from privacy advocates for an ad-tracking program, says the application remains dormant unless users choose to activate it, and that no personal data will be at risk.
When viewers watch TV shows online, they are 47% more engaged by the ads and 25% more engaged by the content, compared with traditional TV viewing, according to new findings from Experian Research Services unit Simmons.
E-cards, especially those originating from social-networking sites like LinkedIn and Facebook, are starting to catch on in the business world as an alternative to printed holiday greetings, according to this article.