3 Ways Your Local Business Can Take Advantage of Pokémon GO

If you’re a local business owner and haven’t kept up with the recent buzz surrounding Pokémon GO, there may be a good reason for you to tune in. The augmented reality game has taken over the digital world in the past week with over 15 million downloads. It’s installed on more devices than LinkedIn, and…

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How Facebook will be committing “commercide” on July 1st

Link: How Facebook will be committing “commercide” on July 1st “‘Commercide’ – to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in online gaming by deciding to impose a restrictive commerce platform on your content producers.” “There are many fascinating parallels between the explosion in downloadable casual gaming in the early 2000s and the explosion in…

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Ifeelgoods Aims To Help Retailers Replace Traditional Incentives With Virtual Goods

Link: Ifeelgoods Aims To Help Retailers Replace Traditional Incentives With Virtual Goods “Here’s an interesting one: a new startup aims to help retailers replace traditional promotions and incentives such as coupons and discounts with virtual goods and virtual currencies for a wide range of social games and networks. The American/French company, dubbed Ifeelgoods, is launching…

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FarmVille (on Facebook) vs. Real Farms [INFOGRAPHIC]

Link: FarmVille (on Facebook) vs. Real Farms [INFOGRAPHIC] This InfoGraphic contains some very interesting, albeit unexpected, statistics comparing this very active online game to its real-life counterpart, on many levels (real stats). I found the large orders of magnitude quite telling. by Shane Snow on @Mashable

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