SmileBox Application — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

Welcome to another episode of Thoughtpick’s series of articles: Apps Using SM Brilliantly. We will again be looking into examples of tricks and methods that online games and applications are using to make the most of social media. In other words, what is making those apps as “spreadable” and “viral” as they are.

Today’s application is : SmileBox.

The Application:

Smilebox Application

Smilebox Application

Smilebox was founded in 2005 by a group of optimists with a lofty mission: “joy is one of the world’s most important renewable resources, and it’s our passion to help people share it.” Connecting friends and family, sharing life’s special moments big and small.

Target’s Super Bowl & Valentine Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

We heard it from Mashable that Target’s latest Valentine – Super Bowl campaign was preparing to kick off. So we followed up…

The Idea & Objectives:

If you go to Target’s Facebook page and click on the Super Love Sender tab, you are able to begin the process of sending a “JibJab-like, NFL- and Valentine-themed” greeting card.

Before you start creating the card, you can choose from one of five charities that you think should get the most money.

Super Love Sender

Super Love Sender

The charities Target is supporting are:

  • Kids in Need Foundation
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • The Salvation Army
  • United Through Reading Military Program
  • United Way
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Happy New Year – From Thoughtpick Team

The Thoughtpick team would like to extend their greetings and wishes for a happy 2010 to all of you tweeple, bloggers, Facebook lovers, Mixxers, Diggers, Redditors and other faithful social media users :)We hope this year will bring you more love, smiles, knowledge and new unique experiences!

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