Category Archives: retechsocial

Spreadable Media Final Thoughts

My Artefacts Artefact 1 Artefact 2 Artefact 3 The spreadability of my artefacts has been measured not only on how many views they have been able to accumulate, but also on signs of sustained popularity. Of the 3, artefact 2 … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 12 – Artefact 3 analysis

Audience Appreciation Twitter My first tweet made on 26/12/12 was retweeted by @heloukee and two users I did not know of previously (@dubblasta and @danbellj). YouTube Ok, so from the outset things look pretty positive. 6 ‘likes’ is not to … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 11 – Artefact 2 analysis

Views YouTube statistics provide insight into how this artefact has spread. So far the total number of views stands at 487. On 19th December this video was posted on Reddit (/r/guitarpedals), attracting 42 unique cookies to generate 50 views (unique … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 10 – Artefact 3 maximising spreadability

Reddit knowyourmeme.com reports that “A Girl with a Funny Talent” submitted to /r/videos subreddit, “accumulating over 9,500 up votes in less than a week.” The Reddit community clearly loved it as it also attracted over 1300 comments. I have posted … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 9 – Artefact 2 Promotional Strategies

I tried a few different tactics to spread the word about my Chorus Pedal demo.¬†Taking the video directly to those who’d be most interested in it I feel is the key to providing optimum conditions for the video to spread. … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 8 – The making of the eyebrows (Artefact 3)

THE MUSIC Made using Ableton Suite 8. Rather than use an existing piece of music, I saw this as an opportunity to create my own soundtrack. It remains to be seen whether this decision will have a negative effect on … Continue reading

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Spreadable Media Blog 7 – Eyebrow dance design

Here’s the plan. I’m going to do the dance in the dark. BUT, you will still be able to see my eyebrows. Wanna know how? Wait for it, ¬†wait for iiiiiiiiiiiit…… Snazaroo, that’s how! I’ll be donning face paint and … Continue reading

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