Talking About Transportation with Providers

Ari Herzog

Representing organizations I invited to attend a transportation roundtable yesterday morning, 16 stakeholders arrived and actively participated in a candid discussion about how to improve transportation services for city residents and commuters: Harold Congdon, Port Taxi. Campaigning in support of smart transportation last fall, yesterday’s meeting was history in the making. Talking About Transportation with Providers is a blog post from: City Councilor Ari Herzog.

How Stockholm Transport Improved Its Brand Image Through Facebook

Mindjumpers

Tweet Stockholm public transport created a unique campaign at Stockholm Pride Parade to improve the image of public transport in Stockholm. Get people thinking about public transport in a positive way. Solution: Made public transport a part of the local event.

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

In other news, Hendricks Gin have started the “Hendricks Ministry of Marginally Superior Transport”. Hendrick’s Ministry (Of Transport). Tweet them for marginally better transport! The post Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

In other news, Hendricks Gin have started the “Hendricks Ministry of Marginally Superior Transport”. Hendrick’s Ministry (Of Transport). Tweet them for marginally better transport! The post Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #404

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It's been encouraging: For example, with Minister Marc Garneau , an astronaut, in charge of transportation, the department is really trying to understand emerging tech and ready itself for change. transportation.

Android Facebook Messenger Users Can Send, Receive SMS Messages

SocialTimes Facebook

You’ll have to use regular Messenger to send GIFs , send money , make voice and video calls and request transportation. Facebook is giving Messenger users with Android devices the option of accessing their SMS messages via the application.

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MBTA Singles Out Newburyport Line on July 4th

Ari Herzog

One of the blogs I follow belongs to the state Department of Transportation, and their latest post details subway, rail, and ferry schedules for July 4th. Tags: Uncategorized transportation I emailed my legislative contact at the MBTA for clarification — because the below stinks. In particular, every commuter train leaving South Station and North Station has its final departure at 11:45 p.m., or 30 minutes after the fireworks conclude.

Rethinking the Streets of Newburyport

Ari Herzog

Tags: Neighborhoods transportation

Tired of Inserting Money into MBTA Slots?

Ari Herzog

From the Department of Transportation’s blog post on the announcement : Beginning Friday, July 23, a simpler system for parking lot payments will allow daily commuters and visitors to use their mobile phones and an online account to pay for parking at MBTA lots. Tags: Uncategorized transportation The MBTA has introduced Parkmobile, a service that lets you pay to park by cellphone.

We Are Going To Shove Augmented And Virtual Reality Down Your Collective Throats

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While the adoption of this technology is growing is specific areas like B2B manufacturing, healthcare, transportation, etc. transportation. It's happening. It's going to happen. Brands, be prepared. It's a binary world when it comes to those who believe in augmented and virtual reality. Many business professionals believe that this is all hype. Many business professionals believe that it will change everything. I'm bullish on VR and AR. Very, very bullish.

We Are Going To Shove Augmented And Virtual Reality Down Your Collective Throats

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While the adoption of this technology is growing is specific areas like B2B manufacturing, healthcare, transportation, etc. transportation. It's happening. It's going to happen. Brands, be prepared. It's a binary world when it comes to those who believe in augmented and virtual reality. Many business professionals believe that this is all hype. Many business professionals believe that it will change everything. I'm bullish on VR and AR. Very, very bullish.

MBTA Bike Car Comes to Newburyport

Ari Herzog

Tags: Transportation biking

A Ticket To Discovery

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transportation. atickettodiscovery adventure blogpost brand content contentcreation curation entertainment montreal onlinevideo publishing serendipity train transportation travel twitterAt 5:15 am. My car drove alongside the train track down towards the highway heading to the airport for my early morning flight. This train track connects many suburbs to the downtown core of Montreal. It's at the end of my corner and you would never know it.

Open Government Directive Workshop Results in More Questions Than.

Social Media Strategery

Yesterday, I, along with 250 other people representing three dozen agencies, contractors, and non-profits, attended the second Open Government Directive workshop held at the Department of Transportation. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

So You Want to Bring Social Media to Your Organization?

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Bringing Social Media to Your Organization – a Playbook Mon, Oct 20, 2008 Best Of , Best Practices , Social Media I’m giving a presentation, “New Media to Reach New Markets&# at the California Association for Coordinated Transportation’s (CalACT) Annual Conference & Expo on November 6 out in Monterey, CA. I’ll be giving a presentation followed by a panel discussion on how social media is changing public transportation.

7 Ways to Improve the Online Shopping Experience

Pixlee

As a consumer, step into a store and you’re transported into a world full of branded displays, service, and face-to-face interaction with products of interest.

Segway Company Owner Dead — That’s Funny S !

Socialized

In a show of incredibly bad taste, Jalopnik reports today that "Jimi Heseldan, the 62-year-old owner of the Segway Company, died yesterday when he accidentally drove one of the sucky two-wheeled gyroscope-controlled "future" transports off a cliff and into a river."

Internet Trends for 2014 Report is a must read

Dave Fleet

Industry disruption continues: Local industries (accommodation, food delivery, transport) are being disrupted by startups (Airbnb, Amazon Fresh, GrubHub, Uber). Tweet.

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Internet Trends for 2014 Report is a must read

Dave Fleet

Industry disruption continues: Local industries (accommodation, food delivery, transport) are being disrupted by startups (Airbnb, Amazon Fresh, GrubHub, Uber).

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#BotsInAction: Hobbynote talks customer service

Audiense

Months ago, we partnered with Transport for London to create a new experience to provide live travel information to all London commuters through Direct Messages , and notify them when there are severe delays on the lines they use.

How Flickr and Google Help Us Remember

Ari Herzog

The Library of Congress did not know the names of French brothers Michel, age 4, and Edmond, age 2, when the institution uploaded this photograph to Flickr in the summer of 2008. They knew the duo were Titanic orphans. They didn’t know anything else. The LOC now has that data.

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Facebook Live + 360 Video = Live 360

SocialTimes Facebook

Live 360 transports people into new experiences—right as they happen. There are Facebook Live livestreamed videos and 360 video 360-degree videos, and now, there is Live 360.

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Ads Worth Watching. And Spreading

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New Zealand Transport Agency - Mistakes. new zealand transport agency. Some ads are worth watching (again and again). Totally true. This week, I am attending the TED conference. TED has been working hard to highlight TV ads that are "ideas worth spreading."

The New Yorker Illustrates the Art of the GIF With First-Ever Animated Cover

Convince & Convert

The viewer is transported to a. Known for its artistic and unpredictable covers, The New Yorker is generating headlines this week with the debut of its first-ever animated GIF cover on its website and mobile applications.

Where Social Media and Reality TV Collide

Convince & Convert

kirishred Tweet This Branding a Marketplace uShip , for those who don’t know, is a C2C marketplace where customers can ship “the enormous and the eccentric” by finding transporters. Tweetable Moments Experiment, analyze, adjust.

Beer, Liquor Brands Partner With Taxi Apps To Get You Home Safe This Holiday Season

The Realtime Report

Brands including MillerCoors, Heineken, Ciroc Vodka and Patron Spirits are collaborating with transportation apps (Hailo, Taxi Magic, Uber) to offer discounts on your ride home ( AdAge ). Newcastle Cabbie Black Ale comes with a $5 cab fare credit for Taxi Magic app users.

Facebook Customizable Push Campaigns for Apps Are Out of Beta

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced earlier this week that the customizable push campaigns for applications that it introduced at F8 earlier this year are out of closed beta.

National Parks Project, A New Photo Gallery

Geoff Livingston

Though I am photographing people more often these days, I wish I could transport all of my subjects to mythical places that I have never seen like the Great Sand Dunes National Park or Denali.

Social Interview: An Innovative Recruitment Campaign

Mindjumpers

How Stockholm Transport Improved Its Brand Image Through Facebook. Tweet. We have come across a lot of innovative campaigns and written about an infographic on how recruiters look at social media profiles and Google you before interviews or after speaking to you.

Costa Rica your land of peace of mind

Social Media Network Marketing

Coldwell Banker Peninsula Trading Company Costa Rica - Fly & Buy: What’s more a transport airfare plus ground transportation from the airport of San Jose to their Costa Rican Real Estate Developments. No worry to find internal transport. Hello and welcome to a world of peace and wellness. I have found this website that actually takes you off into paradise. Costa Rica: if this is where you want to be then contact Coldwell Banker.

Profits and Losses: Keeping Your Business Supplied Without Losing Money

The Realtime Report

Sometimes you can even get financing for an amount larger than the purchase price, to cover transportation, installation, and training, for example. Profits and Losses: Keeping Your Business Supplied Without Losing Money.

Choosing An External Hard Drive That Will Complement Your Laptop

Idaconcpts

In fact, many such devices are now stylish and pocket-sized ; allowing for easy transport and storage. Thanks to modern technology and increased computing power, external data storage devices are much less cumbersome and unwieldy than only a few short years ago.

How Small Organizations Can Put the Environment First

SocialFish

Reducing packaging can minimize transport costs due to less waste and more efficient packaging.

The 6 Biggest Olympics Topics on Social Right Now

Simply Measured

"Police protests, the threat of the Zika virus, incomplete transport links and a "state of financial emergency" —… https://t.co/hMwzUof0Vb. A big deal … Transportation Poses Ordeal for Rio Games https://t.co/U74MmJrl6M

Are Mobile Apps The Future Of Online Marketing?

Small Business Mavericks

Food, alcohol, entertainment, accommodation and transport are typical businesses that have found apps to be essential for connecting their customers with the latest offers. Search and social marketing are often discussed on these pages mainly because they are have been the best use of a small business owners time and money. Both help businesses connect with potential customers and when successfully applied, help businesses grow and become stronger.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #179

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Here''s what happens when we hook data up to transportation, and see what happens. transport api. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

How Small Businesses Could Leverage the Digital Newsroom Idea

Proactive Report

Bridger Group: A crude oil transportation and logistics company that provides logistics solutions to the oil and gas industry – from truck transportation to pipeline injection stations. The concept of Digital Newsrooms is catching on.

Get The Perfect Tan With KFC And Celebrate Bank Holiday With #TryMeFree from Coca Cola

Audiense

With over 30,000 people signing up during National Blood Week last year, this year’s initiative has seen a number of brands including Microsoft, Tesco and Transport For London. — Transport for London (@TfL) August 17, 2016.

Remember Your First Times With Virgin’s New App

Mindjumpers

How Stockholm Transport Improved Its Brand Image Through Facebook. Tweet Today Virgin group of companies kicks off its social marathon –a global group wide celebration of the power of social media.

A Quick Guide to Creating a Great B2B Website in 2015

SocialFish

They’re a transportation company that sometimes has individual customers renting or buying a bus. If developers, marketers and designers can agree on one thing, it’s that the purpose of a website is to increase conversions.

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