Shortened Social Standards

Social media has forced businesses to condense messages
Implications - Social networking sites have completely revolutionized the way we interact not only personally, but also on a business level. These outlets have conditioned people to expect information to be delivered quickly and concisely. The more simple and direct messages are, the better they resonate.
SCORE: 1.5
Untested Top 6 Examples: 16,677 Total Clicks Jan 09 - Oct 09
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Tweet Engagements - See the Impact of Twitter and 140 Characters
SCORE: 1.5
Mild 3,960 Clicks Pub: Sep 27, 09
Tweet Engagements
See the Impact of Twitter and 140 Characters
Who foresaw the scope of the impact Twitter could have? Maybe this is what Twitter’s creators had in mind. Although, the meaningless tweets may have been a better guess at how the service would be used. [More]
Stop-Motion Magic - 'Sorry I'm Late' Short Film Documents Fantastical Journey
SCORE: 0.9
Untested 2,483 Clicks Pub: May 31, 09
Stop-Motion Magic
'Sorry I'm Late' Short Film Documents Fantastical Journey
Stop-motion film making requires a distinct focus for detail and a ton of patience. Tomas Mankovsky’s stop-motion video entitled, “Sorry I’m Late” documents the fantasy-ridden journey of a... [More]
Short & Sweet Web Stories - 'One Sentence' Tells True Tales in Few Words Online
SCORE: 0.9
Untested 2,327 Clicks Pub: Jun 24, 09
Short & Sweet Web Stories
'One Sentence' Tells True Tales in Few Words Online
Another short-and-sweet posting community similar to our beloved ‘F&%K My Life’ (or FML) and ‘Texts From Last Night’ has evolved. The website is called ‘One Sentence’ and it claims, as the title implies,… [More]
Voicemail-to-Text Conversions - Condensing Long-Winded Audio Into Short, Snappy SMS
SCORE: 2.5
Untested 2,843 Clicks Pub: Jan 23, 09
Voicemail-to-Text Conversions
Condensing Long-Winded Audio Into Short, Snappy SMS
In the age of e-mails and instant text messaging, listening to voice mails the old fashioned way can be frustrating. PhoneTag's Voice2Text service saves the day by automatically converting the contents… [More]
Short Attention Span Marketing - Public Voting, Lottery-Style Prizes and Viral Videos Preserve Buzz
SCORE: 2.3
Untested 2,619 Clicks Pub: Mar 31, 09
Short Attention Span Marketing
Public Voting, Lottery-Style Prizes and Viral Videos Preserve Buzz
Name the newest Doritos flavor and win $25,000 + 1% of the flavor’s sales. Spend six month on a tropical island and get paid over $100,000 to blog about the experience. These are just some of the large… [More]
Twitterfied Words - 'Thsrs' is an Online Thesaurus Perfect For Social Networking Sites
SCORE: 0.9
Untested 2,445 Clicks Pub: Jun 17, 09
Twitterfied Words
'Thsrs' is an Online Thesaurus Perfect For Social Networking Sites
'Thsrs' is no ordinary online thesaurus. With social media sites like Twitter experiencing rapid growth, the search for more concise and succinct words is also growing. Thsrs heeds the call of short-attention… [More]