What’s in your word cloud? (Data visualization ideas)

What’s in your word cloud? (Data visualization ideas)

While doing research about data visualization for my book (Latino Link: Building brands online with Hispanic communities and content), I stumbled upon the website Wordle, where you can build “beautiful word clouds.” According to the site, “Wordle is a toy for...
Smash Fear, Learn a Language…or Tango Dancing

Smash Fear, Learn a Language…or Tango Dancing

So often, when friends learn that I speak Spanish, they tell me, “oh yeah, I studied Spanish in high school but I don’t remember anything. I’m not good at learning languages.” If I could have a nickel every time I heard that, I think I’d...

Connecting Via Mobile: Speak Their ‘Edioma’

This article originally appeared on MediaPost’s Engage:Hispanics blog. Where will many Hispanics and other Spanish-speakers around the world first experience the Internet? Interestingly, because they lag behind the general population for Internet access, many...

New Targeting Methods For Reaching U.S. Hispanics

This article originally appeared on MediaPost and is an early preview of Latino Link: Building brands online with Hispanic communities and content from Paramount Books. In a recent report from Pew Hispanic Center, U.S. Hispanics represented over 50% of the U.S....