September 2011

Monthly Archives — September 2011

DO WE REALLY NEED AN ALL-POWERFUL FACEBOOK?

What does Facebook’s continued expansion mean for the future of social media? Are things going to go the way they did for Microsoft a decade ago, and Google more recently? Read on for some interesting insight on the matter from keeward CEO, Cyril Hadji-Thomas. Recently, Facebook has been making some major moves to step on […]

CLEARER, SHARPER, FUNNIER,…

Here’s the presentation I gave on the last day of the Social Media Week Beirut. Scroll down for my notes. The video will be up as soon as we have it. 1/ Prelude: Estimates say that a few years back, between 65% and 90% of customers used search engine before making a purchase, most of […]

SMW BEIRUT BLOGGER ROUNDUP

Social Media Week has gotten bloggers understandably excited.Here is a round-up of who has been discussing it this week. Photo For photos of the event, head over to Hibr’s flickr feed. Beiruting also has a gallery full of pictures. Blogposts Buffering Brain “Tell me and I will forget, Show me and I will remember, Involve […]

BEYOND WEB 2.0 WITH BERYTECH ENTREPRENEURS

Keeward CEO, Cyril Hadji-Thomas, was part of a panel at Social Media Week Beirut with Boudy Nasrala (WonderEight), Antoun Abouzeid (Makhsoum) and Stephane Bazan (USJ). Beyond Web 2.0 | Social Media Week by keeward Below is a summarized transcript of Cyril’s remarks, but we also think you should listen to the audio file, there’s some […]

BLOGGER’S VIEW

This post was originally published on Marie Nakhle’s personal blog, which you can check out here. Marie will be speaking about Keeward’s Libraire Antoine success storyon Friday 23rd September at 10am at AltCity in Hamra. Social Media Week’s mission is to explore how local and regional societies, cultures, and economies are becoming more integrated & […]

PROMOTING LEBANESE TOURISM

Keeward has been working with Lebanese Tourism Office in Paris since January 2009, developing its marketing campaigns in Europe. We created an interactive tool for the promotion of Lebanon as a destination for the movie industry as well as came up with a series of recommendations to improve the previous website. Read on for an […]

THE PANEL ON BEYOND WEB 2.0

I’ve just come back from a panel called Beyond Web 2.0 at Berytech Mansourieh, as part of Social Media Week Beirut. The discussion revolved around four broad questions. What’s being done right in social media? What’s being done wrong. How do we evolve and what is in store for the future. That’s a hell of […]