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Michael Thomson
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Attended Lasswade High School
Lives in Edinburgh, Scotland
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Block Sites That Hire Kardashians. Block Media Sites That Spread Kardashian Propoganda. Rename The Kardashians On Every Web Page.
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Google has patented the ability to create an "edge" or "relationship" between keywords (ads) and based on the performance of competitor keywords, make a recommendation to an "analyst" what the best keyword strategy should be. Doesn't sound ground breaking, but I want to know who'll get access to this insight; Google reps or account handlers? 
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Great read from the "other side". 

I think if you have to apologies at the start of an article with "First off, this is not a rant against media agencies or against communications planners" then it probably is a rant.

It was a rant, a nice one.

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The problem with media agencies.... Campaign, first for advertising & creative news
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Industry needs clarity; is "mobile", mobiles and tablets or mobiles-only. I think laptops and tablets should be under "desktop". 
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Going on holiday? This Google patent plans to estimate where you are travelling too and serve you updated weather conditions - probably by a Card. http://www.freshpatents.com/-dt20150507ptan20150127263.php#top
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"Wiffi is set to change this. It’s different than everything that has come before, yet it fits so perfectly into our lives." #wiffi
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Publishers should check out Infobitt. News is a big source of discovery
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Google's stopped emboldening keywords you searched for in snippets. When did this happen or is it a test? #ctr 
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Google's going to offer photographic tours using your geo-tagged photography. The idea is that when you take a picture, you don't present the full view of the target. This crowd sources others pictures to then generate a tour. Exploring the world's wonders should become easier. 
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Digital Media
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SEO, Owned Media, Earned Media, Analytics, CSS, XHTML, Mobile, PPC
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  • DigitasLBi
    Senior Strategist, Media, 2013 - present
  • MRY
    Associate Media Director, Owned, 2012 - 2013
  • LBi
    Senior Services Development Manager, 2010 - 2012
  • bigmouthmedia
    Technical Search Manager, 2006 - 2010
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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New York City, United States
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Twenty something year old working for @DigitasLBi enjoying football and beer.
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I'm currently a Senior Strategist for Publicis owned DigitasLBi.
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Goonies Never Say Die
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  • Lasswade High School
    1993 - 1999
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Tambourinos
Really smart hotel. Location is great, rooms are stylish and the restaurant is tasty. Staff at front desk were nice too!
Public - 6 months ago
reviewed 6 months ago
cakes are amazing
Public - 6 months ago
reviewed 6 months ago
Cracking burger joint. Often busy, but the wait is well worth it.
Public - 10 months ago
reviewed 10 months ago
Best pub in the city. Burgers ain't bad too.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
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Excellent stay. Sea views are great. Not far from airport. You can hear the traffic during rush hour, but Nice is a city - so you expect that. Rooftop pool and bar are a major bonus.
Public - 9 months ago
reviewed 9 months ago
Great food with a lively atmosphere right in the thick of it.
Public - 11 months ago
reviewed 11 months ago
Large, boutique styled rooms filled with charm. Stayed for 7 nights and enjoyed every minute. Excellent location in Chelsea, away from all the tourist traps; a hotel for a more experienced Manhattan go-er. Restaurants nearby are great, and the Meatpacking offers a great party night of booze and debauchery. Only downfalls; construction on the building across the road (noisey, but temporary); lobby is a coffee shop, which is excellent but I want a bar to relax in (drinks are provided, but it's not the same). Would stay again.
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Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago