Google search offers some nice ways to show of their popular searches in realtime. Here are two examples:
Ik wilde graag een notificatie krijgen als er een product wordt aangeboden op Marktplaats.nl welke ik graag wil hebben. Nu heeft Marktplaats.nl zelf geen notificatie mechanisme. Dus even Googlen en ik kwam uit op het koppelen van een niet op de site vermelde RSS-feed (opensearch) aan mijn rss-reader of aan de webtool ifttt.com.
When I was searching for the best app for keeping track of my watched movies/series I found trakt.tv to be the best one. Months ago I already started adding movies that I wanted to see on imdb.com. But this was not a very nice listing system for keeping track of my movies I wanted to see or have seen. I’ve also looked at a similar service called follw.it, but I think the interface is less cool.
IKEA moved its store location in Bergen, Norway, and they decided to ask for volunteers to help with the opening to engage with the community. Creativity reports that the agency SMFB used press, outdoor, banner ads, and social media to call them to action. Volunteers could sign up on its website to do favors such as making a speech during the opening, assisting the mayor at the ceremony, planting the first tree outside the entrance, hosting the customer radio, etc. More….
The Domino’s Pizza Tracker is a marketing stunt/tool from Dominos pizza from 2008. I came across this concept when looking at a talk from Dan Norman and wanted write this down, because it’s an interesting talk.
In a nutshell the idea is that the pizza tracker tracks your pizza from “order” to “door”.
I was looking up on where I could rent a small boat in Amsterdam to boat through the canals. So I ranked the company’s on price and made an overview. Of course their is a difference in type of boats (it’s based on a 6 pers. boat). You have to see for yourself on what kind of ride you want :)
- Boaty www.boaty.nl – Min. 3 hours – 25 euro per hour
- Boot-Amsterdam www.boot-amsterdam.com – 47,50 euro per hour
- SloepDelen www.sloepdelen.nl – 50 euro per hour
- CanalMotorboats www.canalmotorboats.com – First hour: 50 euro, second hour: 40 euro, etc.
- BootHurenAmsterdam www.boothurenamsterdam.com – Min. 2 hours – 50 euro per hour
- Mokumboot www.mokumbootverhuur.nl – Min. 3 hours – 56,65 euro per hour
To get the counts on the different Social Sharing functions I found the following url’s to get these:
Edit the text on the fly
The text won’t be saved. But this is very handy if you want to test some textual changes within webdesign. Copy and Paste code below into a new bookmark or rightclick here and “add to Favorites”.
Highlight what Font is used
This bookmark activates a function where you can hover every text within a website and it will show you the font that is used when hovering over the text. Copy and Paste the code below into a new bookmark or rightclick here and “add to Favorites”.