Rob Campbell the SEO Smojoe at Podcamp Toronto 2013

Post by Robert Campbell on Mar 06, 2013 On Saturday Feb 23rd 2013 I was at Podcamp Toronto. The first familiar face that greeted me as I walked in the door at 9:30am was Karim Kanji co-founder of Third Ocean. “Rob Campbell” Karim announced as he shook my hand. “You showed up early, and you […]

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Aveda Institute Canada Seeks User Generated Media From Youth That’s Born To Style.

Once again in 2013, Canada’s top professional hair school, AVEDA Institute challenges young people to step up and prove they were born to style on home video. They did this last year too, and it was very well received; I went to the showdown in Toronto.  Making a User Generated Media UGM challenge around hair […]

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Meme Weaving, Smojoe Content Marketing Plan for Onyx Containers’ Ecommerce Website, The Tickle Trunk

Famous all over the world for their high quality, air tight, glass and stainless steel food cans, Onyx Containers recently asked Rob Campbell of Smojoe to put together a rich media content marketing strategy to help them launch their new retail website e-store The Tickle Trunk . Now anybody, anywhere in the world can buy […]

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How to do Article Marketing in 2013

Article marketing has really changed since I first started writing on the web in 2006.  Back then we used to submit content to article replication websites which, although they still exist today, I wouldn’t bother using any of them now. They are yesterday’s news. Look here at my old author profiles! http://www.ignitepoint.com/library/profile.cfm?writerid=33502  (used to be […]

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Finding Nearby Dentists Is Acid Test For Local Search Engines

Earlier this week I published an inspired piece of content entitled Find me a dentist on Dr. Archer’s website blog. The long copy article was reasonably well researched and expertly fashioned to be really findable as it explores the various different dentist index websites that have evolved to help consumers secure appointments with nearby dentists. […]

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I Went To The Say Media 2012 Christmas Party With Paul Coulter

Earlier this week I reported on the 2012 Say Media Christmas Party on the Distillery District blog. The event was held inside The Fermenting Cellar on Thursday Dec 6th 2012.  It started at six pm and carried on until well after midnight, and the walls were indeed red with cheer. Say Media is a digital […]

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2012 Toronto Christmas Market Photo Contest on Lenzr

Lenzr is back. Its up and working well to provide the 2012 Toronto Christmas Market with everything it needs to run a custom photo contest and make a page full of pictures for the purpose of marketing their holiday event and website. This is a digital marketing attraction, and Lenzr is working as a catalyst […]

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2012 Crashed Ice Party in Niagara Falls on Saturday Dec 1st

Ice Cross Downhill is a new sport that has been live-branded by the Red Bull energy drink beverage company as Red Bull Crashed Ice.  The sport is simple; its a speedy race downhill on skates between four heavily padded participants, the best time wins. So Crashed Ice is a combination speed skating meets alpine skiing […]

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Justin Trudeau is Canada’s Next Prime Minister

Sometimes in politics there comes along someone so remarkable that you just KNOW he or she will be the man someday I feel that way about Justin Trudeau. The federal Liberals will choose a new leader in April, after Michael Ignatieff stepped down following the party’s disastrous showing in the last election.  Bob Rae, who […]

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2012 Zoomershow, Distillery District Blog, Miss Teen Canada Wrap Up

I visited the 2012 Zoomershow on Saturday Oct 27th with an open mind.  I’m close pals with some exhibitors and so was emailed some free tickets which I used to get myself and a friend in the door at the Direct Energy Bldg.  On that autumn morning most of Toronto stayed home; the weather was […]

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Third Search and Social Rank Symposium is April 16th 2012

On Monday April 16th 2012 there will be a third Search and Social Rank Symposium held at Archeo restaurant in the Distillery District of Toronto.  People like this event because it’s easy to come here and eat and drink and talk and learn a bunch of helpful new sites and new tools they can use […]

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Story Funnels To Buckstops at CRFA Trade Show in Toronto

Story Funnels to Buckstops for Bar and Restaurant Owners, looks the same as it would for mining companies or fashion magazines or fruit beverage vendors. Every online business in every niche can use this basic model to build relevance and increase traffic and conversion on their websites. Once again I got a chance to explain […]

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Story Funnels, A Journey Between Platforms

A hundred years ago, the first filmmakers built their own movie cameras and recorded the world’s first motion picture images. These pioneers correctly predicted that their business would change the world. Making the ‘dancing shadows of light’ on the silver screen would soon be regarded as the highest art form, a powerful new communication tool […]

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The Second Ever Search and Social Rank Symposium

On Jan 23rd 2012 myself and David Shephard from Jib.ca along with Deb Lewis of Toronto City Events and some other principals organized another better Search and Social Rank Symposium at Archeo in the Distillery District of Toronto. $25 ticket bought hot food, cold beer and fresh ideas (and not just sales pitches, although there […]

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January 23, Search and Social Rank Symposium 2012

On January 23rd at Archeo restaurant in The Distillery District, 55 Mill St, Toronto, there is to be held another Search and Social Rank Symposium. Visit here to GET TICKETS! On this evening Rob Campbell of Lenzr Corp, and David Shephard of Jib.ca will have gathered together some of the brightest thinkers and builders in […]

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Toronto Christmas Market Integrates Lenzr Photo Contest

One of the best parts of my job as Managing Director of Lenzr Corp is walking to work in the morning through the Distillery Historic District in Toronto. Located at 55 Mill Street, south east of Front and Parliament, this is one of the oldest parts of the city and was originally the busy lakefront […]

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How To Get Votes on Lenzr, October Contest Updates

There is a new page on the Lenzr Blog entitled, How To Get Votes? that explains the art and science of soliciting votes and earning a Top Ten ranking (to be considered by Judges as winner for prizes and permanent honour with blog links to user profile page). Not content with simply posting my thoughts […]

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Canadian Harvest Illustrates Business Storytelling

It’s October already. September was a blur, but there was one day I did manage to get out to my parent’s farm in time to help harvest honey. We brought in one hundred and forty honey supers in one day. Here I am helping my brothers harvest their honey crop. The harvest is late this […]

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Why Listen to Rob Campbell Explain Story Funnels to Buckstops at Word11, August 27 Toronto

Saturday August 27 will see a great many blog friends and social media marketers gather behind CSI in the parking lot south of Honest Eds at Bloor St and Bathurst in Toronto. Word11 has been conceived as a 24hr blog media event, and hopes to be the first in a long series of annual 24hr […]

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100 Posts on Smojoe

MILESTONE This blog now has 100 posts. I just crossed the line. I’m reminded of a conversation at WordCamp09 where a guy said ‘You’re not a blogger until you have 100 posts.’  I started this portal in June 2008 to help sell my intangible goodness. This 100th blog post affords me the perfect opportunity to […]

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