Give me anyone in this audience and $15 million and I promise you I can make 'em hot. That's easy. But social media is disrupting this model--creating brands + buzz with little investment...Social media is to Hollywood what Napster was to music.Other retweets throughout the day:
Trying to retract something from the internet is like attempting to remove pee from a pool. (Rohit Bhargava, Ogilvy)
The first social media manual was written in the 30s. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie. (Brian Morrissey, Adweek)
You can't optimize traffic until you optimize content! (Paul Beck, Ogilvy)
Dunkin Dave from Dunkin Donuts is an actual person. Who knew? (MC Hammer)
Barbie's Ken is going to be 50 in 2011! [say it ain't so!] Cynthia Neiman, Mattel
If Facebook was a country, it would be the fourth largest in the world: 1. China, 2. India, 3. US, 4. Facebook. (Ian Schafer, Deep Focus)
from Ian Schafer's keynote presentation. Which can be seen in its excellent entirety here.