For quite a while, I’ve wrangled with the challenge of physical books versus eBooks. On one hand, physical books just look nice on a shelf, especially if they are nice books to begin with. Plus, physical books are easy to lend when someone asks me if I have a suggestion on a good book on social media marketing, or content strategy. On the other hand, I can carry thousands of eBooks on my tablet and have them anywhere, any time. As time has gone on, eBooks are slowly winning out more and more for me. Read More
At this point, my feelings and frustrations with Kickstarter are well known. When you are an ecommerce driven organization with a wealth of historical trend data about a user, you’re simply throwing away opportunities at making money when you don’t use that data to your advantage. Today, I felt that feeling all over again. Today… was Prime Day.
I’m disappointed that it’s nearly 2012 and this is the best that Amazon can do presentationally with these “letters” from Jeff Bezos.