Tag Archives: yahoo

Cold-hearted people cannot be effective content marketers.

10 years ago, I bled purple. On the Yahoo! campus, we had purple couches, purple cows, and even purple sprinkler heads. We had a Yahoo! running team and a Yahoo! cycling team, thanks to the generous support of my friend David Filo, who at the time was the richest man… Read more »

Business Insider says that Facebook is the new Yahoo! …I disagree.

Some similarities for sure in any set of companies that skyrockets to a massive user base and corresponding corporate baggage. However, I was part of the Yahoo! Data Team and can tell you that Facebook is FAR more aggressive with data than we ever were. The General Counsel of Yahoo!… Read more »

$100 million for Yahoo’s new ad campaign– it’s about YOU!

3 months ago Microsoft spent $100 million to launch BING search.  And now Yahoo! has followed suit, spending another $100 million for their own branding campaign.  All the while Google and Facebook are laughing at the big company mentality for marketing– to spend money on traditional advertising. If your search… Read more »