Their are two types of people in the world: those who are irritated by the first word in this sentence and those who didn’t notice the mistake. I’m the first type of person. In fact, purposefully typing the wrong word was the most difficult thing I’ve done today. However,...

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Condescending Wonka has a point – memes are anything but new, and they are much more than a trend. In fact, memes have been around in some form or fashion for much longer than the Internet. And yet, many brands use memes all wrong. This ends up doing more...

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By: Mackenzie Maxwell On: August 26, 2015 In: Advertising & Marketing, Blogging, Social Media Comments: 0

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who take online quizzes and those who scoff at the very idea. Admittedly, I am one of the former. I enjoy knowing what Hogwarts house I would be sorted into (Gryffindor, duh!), which hunky celebrity is my soul mate,...

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By: Mackenzie Maxwell On: August 13, 2015 In: Advertising & Marketing, Pop Culture Comments: 0

What would you do with an extra $100 or more in your pocket every month? You could go on a nice date, buy some great shoes, or beef up your savings account. Well, 7.6 million people in the United States have found a way to do exactly this. They...

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By: Mackenzie Maxwell On: August 07, 2015 In: Blogging, Blogs, Pop Culture Comments: 0

If sites like BuzzFeed and WatchMojo are any indication, the Internet loves two things: mashing two words together with a capital letter in the middle and lists. You’ve seen the lists taking over your Facebook feed. 28 Things Only 90s Kids Remember. Top 10 Disney Princesses. 10 Reasons We...

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By: Mackenzie Maxwell On: July 22, 2015 In: Advertising & Marketing, Pop Culture Comments: 0

Since it’s founding in 1994, Amazon has completely changed the retail world. The online store is almost single-handedly responsible for popularizing internet shopping in recent years, and there’s no doubt every other retailer in the world has taken notice. Amazon is truly a powerhouse. So, what does a company...

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