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Are you ready for the light-hearted Friday post?
Today’s is still dedicated to mobile, of course, thanks to the Mobile World Congress: which one of the seven types of iPhone users are you?
An infographic powered by AllAreaCodes.com via Gizmodo.

The Seven Types Of iPhone Users

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Recommended reading

Recommended reading

Here is a list of articles that I find informative on the topic of mobile marketing. To the best of my knowledge, these are the latest versions available as I write this post.

How can marketers make the most of mobile search? on E-Consultancy

Mobile SEO is the New Bubble, by David Liu on aext.net

Local Search On Smartphones Prime Lead Generator For Businesses [study], by Liva Judic (ok, by myself) on Search Engine Watch

Google Mobile Search Developments, by Julie Batten on ClickZ

How to Create a Successful Cross-Media Mobile Campaign, by Joshua Maa on ClickZ Asia

Proximity-Based Marketing: Mobile Devices Untether Advertising from Media by Borrell Associates (mobile proximity marketing will reach nearly $6 bln by 2015)

The Influence of Mobile on Social Marketing’s Future, by Jay Dunn on Social Media Today.

Social Media Now More Popular Than E-mail on Mobile Devices [STATS], by Lauren Indvik on Mashable.

The top social media brands on your mobile on by Relaxnews, via The Independent

Asia’s Top 50 Mobile Apps, by Serkan Toto on TechCrunch.

The U.S. Will Spend $5 Billion On Mobile Advertising In 2015, by Leena Rao on TechCrunch.

Last, but not least:
Snapshot: Mobile Data Costs in East Africa, by White African.

And again:

U.S. Teens And Their Mobile Phones | Flowtown
How American Adults Use Mobile Phones | Flowtown
The Mobile Developer Journey | Vision Mobile
Mobiles: Unexpected Journeys Through The Digital Divide by Yiibu (my favorite!)

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Welcome back to the mobile week as the Mobile World Congress continues to unfold here in Barcelona.

Today’s post is a playful and very efficient presentation found on Slideshare: Going Native: The Anthropology of Mobile Apps by Josh Clark at Global Moxie.

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As the Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona, I’m pleased to share yet another awesome and insightful presentation by Yiibu.
Remember the one on the Mobile Journey Through The Digital Divide?

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Did you say “mobile?”

This is the year of the mobile.
To start this mobile cycle, here’s an infographics by Vision Mobile.

The Mobile Developer Journey

The Mobile Developer Journey

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As I’m readying to go see my friend Teresa Herrera (yes, check that link, will ya?) in L.A., I wanted to share my discovery mood through this video. “Guy Walks Across America” went viral right away: it’s a man trekking from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Golden Gate Bridge in 2 minutes.

Here it is for you to enjoy. See if you can spot places you recognize and tell me which they are.

This post is dedicated to Teresa Herrera 🙂

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Last week’s summary in order of recency… Click on headlines to read stories. No stories on Monday, May 29th, Memorial Day.

First, a thank you note to and from our editor, Jonathan Allen aka @jc1000000
Search Marketing Thought-Leadership Recap, May 2010

Friday June 4th
Local Search Localeze Launches Business Registration Manager To Boost Customer Confidence
DoubleClick Invests In Real-Time Online Ads Bidding With Invite Media Buy

Thursday June 3rd
U.S. April Mobile Searches Get 90% Boost Via Apps, 50% Via Browsers; Social Networking Still Biggest
Online Video Is Really The Next Big Thing [Study]
Marin Software Raises $11.2 Mln To Boost Development

Wednesday June 2nd
WordTracker Partners With Majestic SEO To Create Link Building Intelligence Tool
World Cup 2010 Sets UK Searches Abuzz
Advertisers’ Budget Splurge On “Lost” Finale Well Worth Their Money – And Yours
–> this is my favorite ! Amazing numbers, if you ask me

Tuesday June 1st
Apple Faces Multiple DoJ And FTC Inquiries Over Music, Adobe And Mobile Ads
Facebook Under U.S. Judiciary Committee Scrutiny Over Privacy Issues
Foursquare Inks Refinery Media Deal in Singapore

Happy reading !