Keanan Kintzel, Marco Victorino – Columbian Invasion!

Keanan: Stee-rike, Caramba! Um, okay, but now tell me why you came to America. Marco: To learn how to play golf. Keanan: I don't think Tiger Woods has to worry Keanan, like a lot of businessmen, likes to play golf. It provides the perfect place to get some exercise...

Zuckerberg Gives Us Facebook Safety Check

Social Media Really Engaging I still use Facebook a lot, and I know a lot of others who do too. Sure, there was some attrition, but it is still one of the most useful networks out there for connecting to a lot of people easily, Zuckerberg is a smart guy and is always...

Let’s Talk About Religion And Race

Why is it that some religions are loved more than others?  Why is it okay for societies to hate and attack other religions? What is it about skin pigmentation that bothers people?  Why do non-Euro-American people suffer more than the latter? These are questions that I...

13th Doctor Revealed & The Reactions

It's kind of interesting to watch certain sectors of fandom implode when something happens to their franchise of choice that they do not consider to be canon - these are the same kind of people who complain when a band releases an album that is different from their...

Keanan Kintzel And Family – Skateboarding With Rocky The Pomsky

Keanan Kintzel and his family all take turns walking Rocky the pomsky. Sometimes Rocky helps to make the walk even more interesting, by making it possible to skateboard while walking the dog. You have to keep your dog well exercised, and some days it can seem like a...

Repackage, Reimagine, Reboot – The Movie As Pre-Chewed Food

The repackage, the reimagining, the reboot - never the rehash, the refried or the reheated. For every original franchise that makes it to the screens, or into print, there is an equal, if not greater number of established properties that undergo a periodic rebranding...

Keanan Kintzel Of Buzzazz At The Martin Luther King Day Parade

Keanan Kintzel of Buzzazz is always ready to support any local activities that lift people up in the local community, and the parade on Martin Luther King's day is no exception. The parade, as one would expect, occurs every year, and always has a good attendance,...

The Marketing of Marvel

It’s hard to believe, but the first movie in Marvel’s Phase One came out seven years ago. For all of those people who just felt old, I apologize, but it’s the truth. Iron Man released in the spring of 2008 and started what can only be described as a cultural...

The PR of a Legend

PR of Total Football and Johan Cruyff Today is a sad day for two countries, millions of fans and world of football.  Not American football, but football.  The legend, the man who made popular the concept of total football, the man who helped give Pep Guardiola, Luis...

Alice’s Adventures In Marketing

Oh, You Can't Help That, We're All Marketing Around Here I’m a big Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland fan. I bought the nice, hardcover copy at Barnes and Noble on Sunset Point, and I quote it whenever I can. So, as you might expect, I saw the 2010 CGI movie by Tim...

The Future and Kickstarter

Forgive me for the pun, but Kickstarter kick-started something new.  It changed things, and there’s no going back now. More and more projects burst into existence from crowdfunding alone, and sites like Patreon and Indiegogo make it possible for people to turn their...

Marlboro Man: Up In A Puff Of Smoke

If You're Of A Certain Age You Remember The Marlboro Man The Marlboro Man in his adverts in Time Magazine and elsewhere, seemed so real that it was almost like a window into another world rather than an advert. I remember seeing the adverts for Marlboro all over the...

Advertising And Food, Is It Now Slimy and Greasy?

We Are Not Always Advertising The Most Wholesome Foods Advertising for fast food is so common we don’t even think about it anymore, do we? Who doesn’t know, like they know their own birthday, the McDonald’s jingle? Who doesn’t have any idea what a Blizzard is, besides...

To Duplicate Content or Not. That is the Question

Greetings, once again.  I've just come back from a lovely nap, and been notified that some of the entities wandering about in the Jungle are posting redundant pieces everywhere.  This makes me want to eat somebody!  I should clarify.  You all know how the Internet...

Trump – “The King of Branding”

Trump – “The King of Branding” The 2016 political season will be known for many things: some good and some not so good. However, one thing stands out more than others to me, and that is the subject of branding. Trump’s Make America Great Again will go down in history...

Promote A Better 2017

We Have To Promote Something Better Well, Carrie Fisher and her mother both passed away a day apart. And hopefully, hopefully, that marks a capstone on a year which some people on the internet refer to as a “dumpster fire,” though I don’t promote that label. But, if...

Drug Free America – Pam Bondi & Keanan Kintzel

Drug Free America Are Helping To Handling The Drug Problem! Drugs are a problem that affect a lot of people, and with the wide-ranging issues caused by the Opioid Epidemic, and the over-prescription of psychiatric drugs, it is not just recreational drugs that are in...

Star Wars: A Brief Talk About Marketing…From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

"Star Wars" - The Marketing Is Strong With This One. Where do I even begin? Years. I waited years for this. This rebirth. A green lightsaber toy--I’ve had since I was a child--held in my hand. A four-hour long wait in a line. Others, my friends, my fellow nerds,...

Election Convention PR

The PR of the National Conventions I have had multiple conversations about how the RNC and DNC conventions this summer are going to go.  One of the biggest things that keeps coming up in my conversations and those of others that I am reading on other news oriented...

Closure In Media – A Double Edged Sword

A Franchise Being More Driven By Money Than Narrative Might Never End When someone sits down and pens a hit song they are hoping that they might somehow stumble upon a formula - that they will make hit after hit ad infinitum; at least some songwriters hope for this...

NaNoWriMo Promoting Production For Writers

NaNoWriMo: A Massive Event Promoting Writing On An Even More Massive Scale It’s November, and if you are a writer, chances are you already know what that means: NaNoWriMo. Short for National Novel Writing Month. But, if you’re not a writer, some quick background data:...

Humanism, Posthumanism, and a Technological Revolution

Advertising a Post-Humanistic Society I just read the most fantastic treatise by Leon Wieseltier, published on nytimes.com, and I have to say that it truly speaks to me, and to many people around the world. Have you ever thought that technology was progressing far to...

Oscars, Birdman, Superhero’s and Admiration Marketing

Gotta Love Top Oscar For 2015 being Super Hero This year's top award goes to a brilliantly written, produced and directed movie that at its core is still based upon the type of fantasy we all grew up with loving - super heroes... Growing up, I was into swimming, hence...

Keanan Kintzel Of Buzzazz Business Solutions at MGE

Buzzazz Business Solutions works with many companies to help them to solve the problems that they are facing and to achieve their business goals. It is a purpose that they share with companies like MGE, who have done a lot to help Dentists to really expand their...

Juneteenth

America Has Many Great Holidays, Juneteenth Is Amongst Them Today is the celebration of a big day in the annals of American History, but it is unfortunate that not everyone knows about it. It is celebrated by African Americans especially, because it commemorates the...

Radiohead: Blank Screen Advertising

Learn The Game And The Broke The Rules Having an internet presence is one way to publicize yourself and generate interest. Erasing said web presence is an interesting twist on how to use that power. If you are big enough doing something like that would generate a huge...

A Sea Of Information – Navigating With Coolhunters

Some cultural commentators talk about the current lay of the land as if it were a vast and scary sea of information and they were an amnesiac Jason Bourne floating in it. All of the old signposts, signifiers, and landmarks are gone, so they say, but that is just a...

The Swedish Invasion Has Come

To start off I am not talking about an actual invasion of Swedish immigrates to 'Merica, one of the greatest countries on Earth. However, I am talking about the invasion of IKEA to America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Middle East and some parts of North Africa. IKEA...

Marketing For Businesses Should Conform?

Marketing Requires A Knowledge Of Collective Social Agreements. Too Weird Doesn't Sell. A company that fails is often guilty of not following the idea of supply and demand in either their marketing or their general practices. They do not do (or promote) what the...

Keanan Kintzel Watching Someone Boarding 2

Keanan Kintzel understands what it is like not to be able to find anything to do - this was part of the reason that, with his company Buzzazz Business Solutions, he decided to develop Wabamm. Wabamm is a local activity search engine that we built just for Pinellas...

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The Best Mobile Marketing Tips to Boost your App Downloads

The Best Mobile Marketing Tips to Boost your App Downloads

So, your business has reached a new milestone in the form of a mobile app. It has got everything in it; from great visuals to graphics, design, and interesting bits of information. Despite ensuring that your mobile app stands out from the rest, nobody seems to be...

What are the main Big Data challenges in the financial industry?

What are the main Big Data challenges in the financial industry?

With applications in all industries, Big Data is changing our society to its core. Maybe one of the greatest beneficiaries of Big Data applications is the financial industry. Today, players in the banking and financial sector can offer more flexible and personalized...

B.E. Kluttz Lumber Co Inc.

B.E. Kluttz Lumber Co Inc.

For 85 Years And 4 Generations, Kluttz Lumber Have Serviced Their Community Kluttz Lumber are a retail building supplier, and a supplier of building materials, that Buzzazz has worked with for over 5 years. They operate out of Concord, North Carolina, and have been...

A Sad Farewell To Filmstruck

A Sad Farewell To Filmstruck

Filmstruck Was An Unappreciated Gem I have heard people who say things like I won't watch it if it's in black and white. I move away from them while silently judging them. I know people who won't watch a science fiction movie because they have an amputated...

American Genius – Comics – Stan Lee

American Genius – Comics – Stan Lee

Stan Lee Gave Us So Much With His Characters I remember at one point thinking Stan Lee was a little hokey, and kind of resented the damned preamble to every story Marvel put out, because it was reminscent of a dog marking its territory. What did I know? Spotting Stan...

Cryptocurrency: Top 8 Women In Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency: Top 8 Women In Cryptocurrency

Before you start buying cryptocurrencies, there are a lot of thing that you should keep in mind. Over the past few years the process of buying and selling cryptocurrencies has become more lucid. Let’s illustrate how in some easy steps you can buy cryptocurrencies....

Stars, Stripes And Swooshes

Stars, Stripes And Swooshes

England is pretty secular in my memory - Blair's attempt to marry Labour values with religious ones never scanned that great. My mum was Catholic and my dad was Protestant, and they married in a Registry Office, which in some senses doesn't necessarily sit well with...

A Beginner’s Guide To Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology

A Beginner’s Guide To Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology

A cryptocurrency is a digital currency that exists in the virtual domain and is secured by cryptography. It is because of this security feature, cryptocurrencies are difficult to counterfeit. Moreover it is a decentralized system, where there is no presence of any...

Find Out More About Mold Zero

Find Out More About Mold Zero

Do You Have Mold In Your Building? It Needs To Be Handled All of our clients that we work with have one thing in common - they are providing a service or a product that is designed to help people, and Mold Zero are no exception. Using a patented dry fog technology...

An Interview With Deborah Traviss From Leapin’ Lizard RV Ranch

An Interview With Deborah Traviss From Leapin’ Lizard RV Ranch

Looking For A Great Place To Stay? Check Out Leapin' Lizard Deborah has been our client for nearly 5 years, and has been running the Leapin' Lizard RV Ranch for over 20 years with her husband. Deborah is always great to speak to, and we wanted find out some more about...

Marketing the Idea of Free Speech

Marketing the Idea of Free Speech

In this hyper partisan world we live in there is an endless stream of conflict and misinformation. And many are marketing the theory that banning speech from some online platforms is an encroachment on the First Amendment Rights of individuals. Take Alex...

Look For The Problem Solvers

Look For The Problem Solvers

Look For Those Who Offer Solutions It is pretty common for people to talk about the problems that exist out there in the world, and not so common for them to offer up a solution for the situation they have highlighted. When you consider the volume of information that...

An Interview With David Janer From Bay Furnishings

An Interview With David Janer From Bay Furnishings

Bay Furnishings Is A Veteran Owned Furniture Business That Can Service Anywhere In The Country! David is very enthusiastic in what he does, and he handles a number of different things in his company, doing each job that needs to be done with the same enthusiasm. We...

Interview With Tamara J. Archer

Interview With Tamara J. Archer

Photo Credit: Errol K. Archer T. Archer Design, Changing Lives With Interior Design When we transformed our office into an art gallery for an evening last month, as part of the Clearwater Art Walk, we created something really special, and got to meet some wonderful...

R.E.S.P.E.C.T – Aretha Franklin

R.E.S.P.E.C.T – Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin's Voice And The Way She Conducted Herself Truly Made Her The Queen Of Soul Well, we got a little warning, and with that another great has left the building. When great artists pass, especially ones who have had such a lasting and profound impact on the...

The Marketing Of Books

The Marketing Of Books

People Read - So How Do You Sell To Them? When was the last time you read a book? I don’t mean any judgment with that question: it’s simply to illustrate a point about marketing. While a television show, or a movie, can take only an hour or two to get through, books...

An Interview With Brandon Scott

An Interview With Brandon Scott

Brandon Scott Has A Compelling New Book Out! Brandon Scott has been writing for a long time, and as part of The Buzzazz Editorial Team he wrote a lot of really great articles. He has recently published his first book, and has taken his writing to a whole other level....

What Does The Collapse Of Dialogue Mean For People?

What Does The Collapse Of Dialogue Mean For People?

That Old Blue And Red Divide That Has Been With Us Since Rome The first thing to ask is whether there is a collapse of dialogue. Survey the evidence of the number of bipartisan conversations that don't descend into name calling and actually prove to be fruitful and...

Everyone is a Designer

Everyone is a Designer

I think it happens to be a bit ironic. Relevant, but ironic. When a client hires and Internet Marketer, they are asking them for their help to achieve certain goal, and I think that is indisputable. There is generally a contract in place to indicate what is expected...

The SEO Stats That Could Make Or Break Your Business

The SEO Stats That Could Make Or Break Your Business

SEO is something of a nebulous subject at times. It can be difficult to pin down exactly what is working for you and what is not. The main reason why you can’t always successfully determine your progress with optimizing your website is that there is too much...

From Arya Stark To Daisie – A Collaborative App For Artists

From Arya Stark To Daisie – A Collaborative App For Artists

Collaboration Over Competition Is Daisie's Philosophy It is always a great thing when someone takes their own success and parlays it into helping others. Who better than another artist to understand what  it takes to go from obscurity to fame, and who better to...

Where Are You At?

Where Are You At?

What's Your Job Title? What Is The Date? What's The Time? Do you know where you are? Do you conflate this job that you are doing with the last one you were at, or maybe some long ago job that this one reminds you of? That can't be much fun. Carrying all that baggage,...

Is An Online Store Really The Best Option?

Is An Online Store Really The Best Option?

Globally, eCommerce is pulling in $2.3 trillion a year. It could be a lucrative option for your business if you get it right. Online shopping can help you grow your market share and offer a convenient solution for the clients. Top American brands have known about the...

Relationship Marketing

Relationship Marketing

How Can You Help People? When a lot of people think about a great way for them to generate leads they are often imagining some super complex system with a whole bunch of complicated levers and buttons that must be pushed, metaphorically speaking that is. The more...

Solution Based Writing

Solution Based Writing

Practical Solutions Make Much Better Reading Than Articles Full Of Problems I am going to just say this straight up - articles which only float problems in your direction aren't worth the time it takes to read them. They are the celery of writing - as much nutritional...

Dustin Miller Of Abstract Metal Design Interview

Dustin Miller Of Abstract Metal Design Interview

Dustin Miller Creates Beautiful Fine Metal Art Sculptures Inspired by the elements, Dustin Miller creates dynamic sculptures, that are durable and perfect for indoor or outdoor settings. Dustin has created works that are on public display around the...

Fake News Is An Oxymoron, Do You Mean Propaganda?

Fake News Is An Oxymoron, Do You Mean Propaganda?

There Is No Fake News - It's Either News Or Not When you are discussing something as vital as information then the exactness of words is an important thing to consider, and fake news, while it may be a trending term, and the favorite buzzword of a few very loud...

Could You Be Crypto Royalty?

Could You Be Crypto Royalty?

Cryptocurrencies have taken the world by storm over the last year or so. Some people have made buckets of money, others have lost everything. Cryptos have been responsible for creating a new breed of a millionaire. There is clearly the opportunity to make a lot of...

How To Write About Anything And Everything

How To Write About Anything And Everything

Writing About The Problem Is A Way To Diminish The Problem Content writing - really good content writing, can convince you that the person writing it is possibly an expert from within the industry. It is not necessarily the easiest effect to achieve. Why? Because you...

No Substitute For Hard Work

No Substitute For Hard Work

Elbow Grease Is Only In Short Supply If You Don't Apply It When I was growing up my dad had a ready supply of elbow grease, and I wanted some, because he seemed to keep going and I got tired out too quickly. I worked hard from an early age, and by that I don't mean I...

Happy 4th Of July

Happy 4th Of July

Independence Day Is Here! Perhaps the irony of having the only English dude in the office write a piece on the 4th of July has dissipated somewhat. I've been here 10 years now, and learned pretty early on that wearing a red coat around this time was not a good thing....

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