I Am Baconator | Twitter Account To Follow

Social Media Marketing Twitter

I am Baconator (@IAmBaconator) is more than just a hilarious Twitter moniker/alias. It’s a message to brands: Your products have identities. In this example, Wendy’s Social Media Management Team is using a single sandwich to garner a following of over 43,4k fans. And it looks like this trend is just getting started as well (photo proof below) This is a perfect …

Online Lead Generation Theory

Generating more leads online

Quick Link to Online Generation Theory Report Generating leads online is the lifeblood of businesses internationally. A few facts (from 2012) – 61% of global Internet users research products online. 44% of online shoppers begin by using a search engine. On average, we conduct 12 billion searches per month on the web in the United States. 50% of all mobile …

Your Brain, Our Universe, and the Internet

Organic growth online

Organic growth is a pattern repeated on many levels, including the cells in our brain, the shape of the universe, and the structure of connections across the internet. Another example of this growth pattern is in the world’s electricity system, which has millions of connections across the world, under the sea, and hanging 50 feet in the air by a road …

Thanks @FiveFour for Remarketing Me

Twitter Remarketing

If you ever see this on twitter, get ready to see some ads soon after. The marketing managers are plotting their onslaught of Remarketing ads and Retargeting strategies.

Microsoft Hololens on Adwords – You’re Doing It Wrong

Microsoft hololens

Even though Bing Ads has had a boost in search volume over the past 30 days, that won’t stop them from having a hard time advertising on Google Adwords. Anything with the word “hologram” in it is currently showing ads for Microsoft’s new Hololens. Placement also seems to be very competitive in the top 3 range across the nation. Nothing …

Currently Ranked #1 On Reddit /r/SEO

ranked number one on reddit

We are currently ranked #1 on reddit.com/r/SEO right now for our latest question regarding blocking bot traffic for SEO purposes. Bot traffic and click fraud are two huge issues with web marketing right now, and we at Code & Dev refuse to stand down and let large lumps of bad traffic hit our client’s traffic reporting. As the post gained …

Awesome Things Brands Did in 2014

Awesome things brands did

If you have an product, a service you offer, or just an idea, we can help you push it towards marketability. We are happy to help! Original post by @AishwaryaNotRai of unmetric.com

Facebook at Work is Yesterday’s Yammer

Facebook releases Facebook at work and beats Yammer

For years, Yammer has been the “Facebook for Business“. With new popular apps arriving and taking dominance in the space like Slack and HipChat, Yammer’s growth has stifled. Meanwhile, Facebook continued on it’s path of social dominance, avoiding exposure to the industry specific social media network space. Facebook announced last week that this is set to change, and now Yammer …

Google Exposes Microsoft Security Hole. Again.

microsoft and google

Microsoft can’t seem to keep it’s brand out of the mud. After the NFL required millions of dollars in training just so they called the Surface Pro 3 NOT and Ipad, they also required help from Google, with a similar effect. Looks like Microsoft is still leaning on Google to help patch up weaknesses in their technology. Considering the competitive …

Hearing Aid Advertising. You’re doing it wrong.


Answers.com has evolved from a bad version of Google with forum posts filled with wrong answers, to a weird new platform, where answers don’t even matter anymore. Why would anyone ever go to this site? Social Media posts built to get clicks, for instance: As you can see, the post is 1) sponsored, or paid for with advertising dollars, 2) …