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I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy

Craig Newmark on The Daily Show [VIDEO]

I stumbled across this funny Daily Show clip from Craig Newmark’s appearance. Fun stuff!

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FFF: Olympic Stadium – HDR

(Original image from Rene Ehrhardt)

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Imagine if every product was this personal

For years, comedians have made jokes about the “Inspector #34″ stickers, tags, and inserts we find in the products we buy. Most of these jokes were focused on the anonymity of said inspector. Since I was a kid, I wondered who these inspectors were. What did they do? Were there more than one person filling […]

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Rapid Fire – Thursday, August 28

YouTube – Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for the iPhone Oh my does this game look cool! Tags: iphone, games, dailylinks WordCamp 2008: Matt Mullenweg’s State of the Word Interesting in learing more about where WordPress is going down the road? Matt Mullenweg covers it here, and on video. Tags: video, blogging, wordpress, dailylinks View […]

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Tiger Woods: Joining in the fun

Apparently this is the week of humorous videos that are also smart marketing. I stumbled on a video response that Tiger Woods and EA created as a response to a YouTube poster pointing out that a bug in Tiger Woods ’08 allows Tiger to walk on water. Rather than getting angry and lashing out (like […]

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Rapid Fire – Wednesday, August 27

45 Beautiful Motion Blur Photos | Monday Inspiration | Smashing Magazine Wow, very cool collection of motion blurred photos. This is worth a look. Tags: photography, dailylinks View all my bookmarks on Ma.gnolia

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WOM Offers the Sweet Taste of Success

Michael Rubin from Gaspedal asked me to guest blog as part of their “Guest Genius” series. Here’s the opening; to get the tips I share, you have to click through! The medical community might tell you that blended fruit and ice don’t actually contain any addictive qualities, but I’m not convinced. I’m physically unable to […]

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How to use current events for marketing

My buddy Jason Falls just emailed me about a new project that Maker’s Mark has kicked off. Using the election cycle crazy, they’ve launched an effort to promote…. the Cocktail Party. Certainly check out the site, but watch the video below ASAP. Quite amusing. (Do you recognize anyone in that video?) Good work, Doe Anderson […]

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Rapid Fire – Tuesday, August 26

Presentation Zen: Learning slide design from an IKEA billboard Very very well done descriptive video, and fantastic points about making a great presentation. Tags: presentation, design, speaking, dailylinks Amazon Acquires Shelfari: Moves To Corner Book-Centric Social Networks “Shelfari, a social network for bibliophiles, has been acquired by Amazon for an undisclosed amount.” I’m fascinated to […]

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What if the White House had a community manager?

The NPR “Fresh Air” podcast recently had an episode made up of a collection of interview snippets from former White House press secretaries from Marlin Fitzwater to Scott McClellan. As a huge fan of The West Wing, I was always fascinated by the role of CJ, the fictional Press Secretary. Here was a person largely […]

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