How To Be Creative <A HREF=" Widgets</A> Issue 6 | How To Be Creative By Hugh MacLeodPublished Oct. 19, 2004 6:00 p.m. MacLeod, an advertising executive and popular blogger with a flair for the creative, gives his 26 tried-and-true tips for being truly creative.
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Examples of online communities in the TV industry | FreshNetwork We return this week to our series of Online Community Examples. There is a lot of talk about the way ‘old’ and ‘new’ media combine – how newspapers are using Twitter and how television broadcasters and production companies are working with online media. So this week we take a look specifically at examples of online communities in the TV industry Online communities in the TV industry The TV industry has a relatively long history of online communities – both fan sites and sites sponsored by the brand itself. People like to discuss both within the fantasy of a programme (fan plot lines, character diaries and so forth) and also discuss the content itself – evaluating what happened, talking about the acting, new characters or a twist in the plot.
A Designer and Developer’s Dilemma: 9 Detestable “Requests” When the Internet was a new trend there was no such thing as a professional Web Designer or Developer. Individuals interested in making their simple sites prettier and more interesting can be considered the pioneer Web Designers and Developers. Because it wasn’t a popular or well developed profession at the time, everyone just needed to roll with the punches and do their best to design and develop their own websites with the software they could get their hands on. Today, the web industry has blossomed and grown so rapidly that more and more people have noticed this niche trade.
What is a Facebook Memorial? | Digital Memorials There are two common ways in which a Facebook memorial is created. The most common way seems to be through the application “Facebook Groups”. This, then, is the intentional construction of a social group around the combined memory of a specific person.