Hype Cycle

The Hype Cycle is a branded graphical tool developed and used by IT research and advisory firm Gartner for representing the maturity, adoption and social application of specific technologies.
Posts about Hype Cycle
  • Are Infographics Dead?

    Betterbridge’s law of headlines states that “Any headline which ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no”. So let me start off by concluding that the answer to this headline is an unsatisfactory… yes and no. The Yes Part Infographics have long been the darling of the content marketing world.

    Jess Bachman/ Visual.ly- 21 readers -
  • The social media forecast: Cloudy!

    …. Micro payments – finally? Facebook had just announced its virtual credit innovation and I thought this would finally be the micro-payments eCommerce solution everybody was waiting for. Wouldn’t it be fun if readers could click a button and leave you a few cents or a dollar for a great blog post? Wouldn’t it be cool to leave a “tip” for a favorite…

    {grow}in Social SEO Google Facebook- 20 readers -
  • Haters gonna hate: A guide to the backlash against Vice

    … The hype cycle for publishers is a cruel thing. One day the darling, the next you’re getting a Code:Red. Just look at Vice. In 20 years, Vice has gone from being a small counterculture magazine to the media word’s latest obsession, with a $2.5 billion valuation. And, inevitably, it has attracted its share of haters on the way to the top. Lately…

    Ricardo Bilton/ Digidayin Twitter YouTube- 18 readers -
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