Wednesday, December 04, 2013 9:00 AM
A new infographic from
puts social media platforms into perspective.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 5:00 PM
NEW YORK—A few months back, you probably noticed that some local
searches on Google began to turn up a dynamic horizontal bar (or
carousel) of images rather than the traditional vertical list of search
Monday, November 25, 2013 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—It’s that time of year again—spirit is starting to spread, and for Vision Monday
, it’s going viral. VM
has launched a social-media based holiday giveaway, the
2013 Seasonal Spirit Contest
taking place on our Facebook page and inviting vision industry
professionals to post videos and photos of their vision of holiday fun
in an optical setting.
Monday, November 11, 2013 12:27 AM
Prevent Blindness America
(PBA) announced the winner of its “Most Beautiful Eyes Contest,” a
public photo competition that took place on the association’s
for children aged 17 and under earlier this year.
Friday, October 18, 2013 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—I-MerSee, a new start-up company, yesterday launched what it describes as the world’s first social media network for the visually impaired and 50 and over communities, called I-MerSee.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 3:30 PM
Some important changes are taking place on
around the way the site measures how popular and therefore worthy of being seen by your fans your posts are.
Tuesday, September 03, 2013 10:25 AM
Eyecare professionals should be aware that
, a site with two million regular users searching for home service contractors, now rates more than 240 health and wellness services.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 3:00 PM
NEW YORK—The hashtag symbol (#), also known as the pound or the
number sign, has achieved new meaning since the social media revolution.
In its more recent incarnation it can be found gracing
feeds, creating an appearance of a secret code to the uninitiated and a sense of order to social media enthusiasts.
Monday, August 26, 2013 11:50 AM
Hopefully you're reading this before you need it. Life is so much easier when you're prepared, isn't it? This post is intended to help you see a crisis coming and have the tools in place to assist.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 3:45 PM
NEW YORK—B. Robinson and
have launched a standalone e-commerce platform
, featuring Rowley Eyewear for women and
eyewear for men to retail both optical and sunglass collections direct to consumers.
Tuesday, November 06, 2012 4:05 PM
NEW YORK—Election Day is upon us, and the eyewear industry is doing its part. One company in particular,
, has had a campaign of their own going on since late September. Though specifically timed, the initiatve is not just a marketing scheme—creators Mohsin Momin and Azim Karedia rooted the brand philosophy in presidential spirit. According to the duo, the company name is a "hip" moniker referring to Benjamin Franklin.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 1:00 PM
There’s a new approach to raising money for your organization, and it doesn’t require changing the way you run your business.The method is crowdfunding, and it is emerging as a simple and engaging way for companies and causes to gain support for new ideas and products online.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 12:00 PM
VM and VisionWeb collaborated last month to present our second infographic, The Fourth O
. Admittedly more playful than the last (July’s The XX Factor
, depicting statistics of women in the optical workforce), our second venture was no less informative.
Monday, August 27, 2012 12:00 AM
Our latest infographic: an ornithological field guide to the optical customer.