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Episode 12: 100000 Users in 30 days

Minnesotans are notoriously provincial.  In episode 12, hotlou discusses how he leveraged their provincialism to grow a Facebook App and Page to 100000 users and/or followers in 30 days. We’d like to again thank our sponsor Dad Jokes Daily — a page powered by Evergreen.  March to 100000 users on the new Minnesota Page …

Episode X: the best hotlou show yet

After a brief aside where hotlou and Mike realize the opportunity to ride Apple’s coattails in marketing episode 10 as episode X, they discuss a marketing productivity hack for any group or organization that’s struggling with creating ideas for social media or capturing the stories that happen to them.  Whether you’re a dromedary camel, a …

Episode 9: Photo Tag Marketing Hack

Amidst Mike’s coining of the term “Resting Lou Face”, host hotlou tells us how Facebook’s failed AI-powered facial recognition technology led to an incredibly valuable Photo Tag Marketing Hack anyone can use.  It might even allow you to get what amounts to an ad showing up in your followers’ photo albums on Facebook. If you’ve …

Facebook AI Generated Tags Exposed During Facebook’s Image Outage on July 3, 2019

Facebook experienced a worldwide image outage and/or issues on July 3, 2019.  Consequently, Facebook AI Generated Tags were exposed to the world. Other than the minor annoyance, what may have caught your attention is that all the images have “alt text” that describes what’s in the image.  These are all auto-generated by Facebook’s AI platform. …