Nick Perold: If You're A Marketer, You Need To Be... →
This is a great analysis of how OkCupid encourages users to login frequently to find a statistical match. I would also add that they often send you messages indicating that someone has rated you 4 or 5 stars!! #notthatimauseroranything nickperold: The free dating website OkCupid! is by far one of the best executed user-experience, CRM, and re-marketing examples out there. Let’s look at what...
Crowdtap Sees Strong Member Growth
I just got a newsletter from Crowdtap CEO Bradon Evans citing their amazing achievement of reaching 100,000 members. One interesting part of the email was that it included what my user number was. With a little math I figured out that since May 2 Crowdtap has seen user growth of 13%. That’s 13% growth in 42 days! Way to go! Crowdtap Member Growth
This is my planned route for Friday’s Walkabout NYC #walkaboutnyc. I’m starting at 2 PM at Shapeaways finishing at Wanderfly at 5:30. I plan on heading South, and will try to hit all of these spots! If you care to join shoot me a message on Twitter (@zacharybk) or follow my progress on foursquare. Here is a link to the interactive map, and below is a list of the companies and the...
Free WiFi in 20 NYC Parks, Thanks to AT&T
This is such a great idea and will make the time that I spend in parks even more productive, thanks Bloomberg! nycdigital: Today we joined Mayor Bloomberg in East Harlem’s Thomas Jefferson Park (shown below) to announce that AT&T has agreed to sponsor WiFi in 20 New York City parks for the next five years. Find parks with WiFi near you or check out the upcoming list sponsored by AT&T....
Finding Tech Events to Attend
I was out recently with a friend for a cider tasting / dinner and during our conversation he remarked how I always seemed to be attending and talking about Tech Events in the city. It made me realize that unless you know where to look they’re not always that easy to find. Here is how I find the tech events which I attend in NYC. First and foremost, I subscribe to curated lists. It lets...