1) YouTube's Tackiest Wedding Proposals Radar Magazine
“We're always fascinated when people share way too much with strangers on the Web, so when the Wall Street Journal reported this summer that there were about 1,800 of these exhibitionist proposal clips on the site, we had to see them and judge for ourselves.” Friday Bonus Link: Crisis Management: A Radar Tutorial
2) PR Measurement: Much More Than Just Popularity or Relative Influence Communication Overtones
In lieu of a standard method of measuring blog influence, Kami Huyse discusses how you might compose a list of influential bloggers in a vertical sector. Hint: It doesn’t involve Vocus or Media Map.
3) Ikea opens in-store hostel in Norway The Guardian
This idea is so simple and smart…just like the Ikea brand. Sound odd to sleep in a store? Ikea customers already sleep outside stores waiting for them to open.
4) Blogger Relations - It's More Than Links or Information - Ask First hyku
Don’t apply old rules to new tools. You have to actually read blogs and participate in the conversation.