Gambling News

Building a Social Media Player Archetype

Here's a number of criteria that should be considered when developing a social media player archetype that you can be targeting.

Loretta Lynch, US Attorney General nominee, quizzed over online gambling stance during confirmation hearing; Adelson meets with GOP reps.

FBI, DEA and Homeland Security bust illegal online betting and marijuana trafficking ring in Oregon run by Vietnamese businessmen.

Netherlands gaming regulator fines operators of ComeOn.com €180k for serving Dutch punters; KSA inks Alderney info-sharing deal.

Poker News

Lee Davy continues his confessions series with a trip down memory lane as he recalls his association with the magazine Poker Pro Europe.

Van Marcus, and James Obst, have both been recognized for their contribution to Australian poker by the Australian Poker Hall of Fame.

Nam Le wins the Tournament of Champions event, and Mikal Blomlie take the honors in the No-Limit Hold’em/Pot Limit Omaha Rotation event.

WSOP Main Event introduce a $10m Guarantee for the $10,000 Main Event. And will guarantee that 1,000 people will get paid.

Casino News

Las Vegas Sands sees revenue and profits rise in Q4 and FY 2014; handling Macau downturn better than competitors due to mass market strength

Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross rules that Illinois is proper venue for Caesars Entertainment's bankruptcy proceeding.

Bloomberry is laying the proverbial foundation for its first overseas resort and casino project in South Korea's Incheon Free Economic Zone.

The board slashed Wynn’s base salary & limited him to $250,000 in private jet travel a year. The troubles of a billionaire CEO, as they say.

Sports News

Super Bowl XLIX is less than a week away and slowly but surely, betting action is also gaining some steam.

It’s not surprising that both Brady and Wilson have the most prop bets. You only need to look at Super Bowl XLIX MVP odds to recognize them.

David Ginola’s bid as FIFA president had a farcical air to it because Paddy Power, known for its marketing outlandish ploys was behind it.

Roger Federer bounced out early; Kobe Bryant reportedly suffered yet another season-ending injury; Josh Gordon got one-year suspension.

Conferences

If you don’t have time to read through the LAC session schedule but would like to attend one or two, here’s a list of some quality sessions.

Ice Totally Gaming, the launchpad for many of gaming's landmark products and services, will take place on February 3rd-5th at Excel, London.

The fifth annual London Baby will again be held on the first night of ICE Totally Gaming in London, Feb 3 at Café de Paris.

In a week, the 9th London Affiliate Conference will be held from January 31st to February 3rd at Hammersmith Road, London.

Videos

Rebecca Liggero talks to Tiz Corta, CEO and Owner, Inspired Publishing Ltd., about effective Affiliate Marketing.

90 Digital CEO Nick Garner talks about trust optimisation in this edition of CalvinAyre.com’s SEO Tip of the Week.

Today's content marketing tip of the week is auditing your competitor content.

Darren Sheffield gives an overview on using paid social media to promote gambling content in this edition of Social Media Tip of the Week.

Editorial

If you don’t have time to read through the LAC session schedule but would like to attend one or two, here’s a list of some quality sessions.

The board slashed Wynn’s base salary & limited him to $250,000 in private jet travel a year. The troubles of a billionaire CEO, as they say.

Jeremy Nock talks about his involvement in the Parisian hotel business, and the importance of having multiple streams of income.

For the first time ever, we’ll be seeing a dedicated space at ICE for start-up pitches, hosted by Clarion and organized by GamCrowd.