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I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy

Who needs the Kwik-E-Mart?

"I doooo…" Last night I finally found time to visit the Dallas Kwik-E-Mart, a rebranded 7-Eleven store (tied to the launch of The Simpsons movie – the Kwik-E-Mart is the convenience store from the show itself. Hopefully you already know that). I’ve posted some photos and comments that give an overview of the store. I’d […]

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links for 2007-07-26

An Art Teacher’s Guide to Critique Artwork (tags: education critique)

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PodTech.net Interview

Back in March at SXSW, Jeremiah grabbed me in the halls to do a quick interview about community, consulting, and more. He’s published it at PodTech, or you can watch it below. Thanks for the opportunity, Jeremiah!

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links for 2007-07-24

MYMMS.COM > Business For a while now you could put your custom text on your own selection of M&Ms, but now you can also include your logo. Damn cool corporate gift idea. (tags: marketing gifts candy)

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links for 2007-07-23

Pupils browse porn on donated laptops – Yahoo! News Porn is “education” too, right? (tags: porn internet)

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links for 2007-07-22

Web Trend Map 2007 Version 2.0 I’m not sure this makes any sense at all, but it’s cool, nonetheless. (Hat tip: Dax, Brian) (tags: web2.0 visualization)

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Introducing: Ant’s Eye View

Every kid has his dreams. Going to the moon, having Jedi mind control powers, being able to stay up past  11p while eating all the Lemon Coolers you can get your hands on. As we grow up, we retain many of our childhood dreams (I will go to the moon some day) but we also […]

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Introducing: Ant's Eye View

Every kid has his dreams. Going to the moon, having Jedi mind control powers, being able to stay up past  11p while eating all the Lemon Coolers you can get your hands on. As we grow up, we retain many of our childhood dreams (I will go to the moon some day) but we also […]

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links for 2007-07-20

Startups to watch | Business 2.0 25 Startups to watch. Pretty good list. (tags: web2.0 business) How to Succeed in 2007 – from Business 2.0 Another collection of quality content from Business 2.0 . (tags: business)

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Walmart.com adds reviews – changes marketing instantly?

My buddy Andy brought to my attention that Walmart.com has added users reviews. Andy’s pretty pumped about the implications and makes the argument that this is a fundamental, game-changing moment. What do youthink? I think this is going to fundamentally change the marketing environment. More important, it is going to give consumers extraordinary power to […]

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