Archive for November, 2006

CNET Seen As Top Small-Cap Internet Stock (Forbes)

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

A Citigroup analyst said the Internet media company is likely to benefit from increased online advertising this year.

Sector Wrap: Online advertising (Sharewatch)

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

Shares of digital marketing services company ValueClick gained 30 cents to end at $24.87, after setting a new year high of $24.94 earlier in the day. The stock replaced Questar Corp. on the MidCap 400, in a move announced last week.

Sector Wrap: Online Advertising (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

Shares of online advertising companies gained for the third straight session on the Nasdaq Thursday, as ValueClick Inc. joined the Standard & Poor’s MidCap 400 after the market closed.

Netflix, Amazon mull partnership (CNN Money)

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

DVD rental firm says buying advertising space with the online retailer would be an ‘ideal’ arrangement.

Video Now Rivals Music in Online Popularity (SYS-CON Media)

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

iCrossing, a leading digital marketing agency, today announced the results of ‘How America Searches: Online Media,’ the fourth in a series of studies commissioned by iCrossing and conducted by Harris Interactive(R).

What’s a little Hitler joke among friends?

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

A print ad featuring a retouched photo of Tony Blair has stirred controversy in the U.K., which was no doubt what its creators, NO2ID, had in mind. The black-and-white effort shows the PM with a barcode mustache and includes the…

Animal passion under the mistletoe at TBWA

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

TBWA\Vancouver celebrates one of the guilty pleasures of the season in this 2005 video. Clients who see this may decide to skip the agency’s holiday party. Via Adverb. —Posted by Tim Nudd…

A whole other kind of burning sensation

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

So, how about that subtlety? The goal of this ad is to link smoking to erectile dysfunction. The way these people tell it, “smoking and erectile dysfunction have often been associated … with plaque build-up in the arteries. … The…

The worst video-game ads you’ll ever see

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

The folks at 1up.com have done us all a favor and selected the worst print ads that have run in their print publication, Electronic Gaming Monthly, over the past few decades—in their words, “the absolute cream of the crap.” The…

Hold my calls, I’m too busy blogging

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

This ad guy is so tied up with blogging, he won’t even take a phone call from Donny Deutsch. From PhilTube via Golden Fiddle. Also check out PhilTube’s Alex Bogusky T-shirt. Read more about PhilTube over here. —Posted by Tim…