15 years ago, the term social influencers wasn’t even on most people’s marketing radar. Social media was just a baby in 2003. The only sites worth mentioning were Myspace and LinkedIn until they were joined by Facebook in 2004. How things have changed. Show More Summary
The last time the Philadelphia Eagles were in the Super Bowl, we only just started using MySpace and the iPod was still some newfangled thing. So it's no wonder the city was extra careful in the lead up to the Eagles NFC Championship...Show More Summary
Austin Butts, aka Asspizza, sat down with VFILES to discuss everything from airport holding cells and MySpace to being the first person to listen to Soulja Boy’s mammoth hit, “Crank Dat.” Asspizza is best known for his whacky clothing – he pissed a lot of people off when he used to paint over hyped Supreme pieces – as […]
Do you have a residence repair business? Are you thinking about starting a blog or perhaps creating a Facebook or myspace page but have no idea how to start? Having a occurrence on the Internet is the best way to gain new clients and update existing ones about your business. The hard part is finding [...]
They started performing when they were just 14 and 16 years old, after a clip they shared on myspace went viral. Now the Swedish sisters Johanna and Klara Soderberg have toured the world and played in front of their idols, Emmylou Harris and Patti Smith.
In a move that sends a subtle signal to US travel titans Expedia and Priceline, Chinese travel giant Ctrip has bought a tiny US startup called Trip.com. Trip.com was founded in 2010 by former Myspace exec Travis Katz and employs 25 people...Show More Summary
More than 450 million recent visits to Time, Inc owned MySpace were bots defrauding advertisers like Coca-Cola, Verizon, and State Farm. [ more › ]
Judd Apatow’s film and TV catalog all share carefully curated soundtracks with spot-on song choices, whether it’s the rebellious opening of Freaks And Geeks or in the James Taylor/MySpace party scene from Funny People. In the video above, Apatow details his five favorite musical influences, which include The Who,… Read more...
While Facebook should be an essential part of any music marketing plan, so much about this and any social network is beyond your control. Remember MySpace? But you email list is yours, and yours only. Here's how to grow your email list: ____________________________________ By Chelsea Ira of New Artist Model...
Ah, 2008: Where MySpace still reigned supreme, people were doing that Soulja Boy dance, and an Australian teenager with yellow sunglasses named Corey Worthington had the wild house party of your dreams. That was nearly 10 years ago, and such a milestone calls for a celebration. Show More Summary
Oath is finally putting the little yellow running man to bed. Before there was Twitter or Facebook or Snapchat or MySpace, there was AOL Instant Messenger--the social network of choice for many millennials and Gen Xers throughout the 1990s and early 2000s. However, the Verizon-owned service is shutting down after 20 years, on Dec. 15....
It's always interesting to see an arena-sized band strip things down enough to do something self-consciously small. Case in point: Nashville rockers Paramore, rulers of the mid-'00s MySpace emo moment, are the latest participants in NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts series. They busted out three songs from their '80s-pop-informed LP After Laughter, including the fired-up single…
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Sounds like: Antwon, Father, SpaceGhostPurrp, Clams Casino Song: Lil B - Still Run It What's so good? Lil B has come a long way from his MySpace & Datpiff glory days, and so has rap music. Despite his impact, paving the way for many...Show More Summary
Former Maker, MySpace Music and MTV executive Courtney Holt is finally moving his career past the letter "M" to head revamped video efforts at Spotify. The news comes on the same day the music steamer announced bundled discounts with video streamer Hulu. ______________________________________ Courtney Holt has been hired as Head...
Remember when you decided not to delete your Myspace page and now there's peace sign mirror selfies of you floating around? Well, unless you want that to happen with your Facebook, you'll need to know how to permanently delete your profile (and all of those alcohol-induced pictures you posted during college). Show More Summary
I grew up in the age of loud modem sounds, Myspace, and The Facebook; I vividly remember the glorious day I could finally stop three-way calling on silent to determine whether a girl liked me because we now had Instant Messenger. The...Show More Summary
The flagship game from Los Angeles-based mobile game developer Jam City, Panda Pop, has reached over 9.3 million monthly active users and climbed above its 100 millionth download. The tentpole game for Myspace founder Chris DeWolfe’s latest LA-based juggernaut of a company has certainly had its moment. Read More
Appellate court rules that Facebook friends aren't necessarily "friends." If they're in your Top 8 on MySpace on the other hand.... [Law.com] Guy drove a car into a crowd holding vigil over a trans woman killed by police. But, you know, there was violence on both sides... Show More Summary
Ross Levinsohn is used to tough jobs. He tried to salvage a business out of social media site Myspace, and managed Yahoo during a tumultuous period when the Internet company was reeling from a management scandal and struggling to find its way. But this week, the 54-year-old digital media executive...