4 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Ideas to Increase Fan Engagement

As someone who isn’t new to Facebook marketing, you know that the social networking giant continually makes changes to its guidelines and algorithms. And sometimes, it can be frustrating since all of your fans don’t see your content that is posted organically. If you’ve seen a loss in fan engagement rates on Facebook and minimal reach … Continued

Top 4 Facebook Fan Page Apps to Increase Engagement

The design and functionality of Facebook’s fan pages change pretty frequently, but the fan page apps have always remained a staple of them. Designed to increase fan interaction with a brand, these apps are a great way to bring some versatility to your page while still giving you plenty of opportunities to engage with the people … Continued

Facebook Extras to Make Your Theme Even Better

We all love Facebook, but sometimes, many people feel as though the company is not introducing new features as quickly as we would like (or simply ignoring some of them altogether). That being said, it was only a matter of time before sites began adding their own new features to Facebook. The biggest one, of … Continued

How to Change Your Facebook Layout & Find New Designs

There’s a pretty good chance that if you’re on the Internet, you’re also using Facebook. The social networking behemoth has essentially ingrained itself into our lives, making it as important as air or water. Okay, so Facebook might not be that important, but it’s definitely something many of us cannot live without. The only problem … Continued

How to Change Your Facebook Theme

As the largest and most successful social network in the world, Facebook has claimed more than a few addicts. But for all of the things that people love about it, there are just as many people miffed at the fact that there is nothing to be done about customizing Facebook. That blue layout taunts users, … Continued

OMG! Pop Culture Theme Contest Finalists are Here!

The Judges Have Spoken The finalists of Brand Thunder’s Pop Culture Theme Contest have emerged. After many hours of debate and many libations… I mean, much deliberation we finally got some responses that were vaguely intelligible and could use. Below you’ll find the three semi-finalist themes that our mystery judges decided on as worthy contenders … Continued

Facebook Themes for Google Chrome

Facebook is easily the most popular social network in the world, and if there is one thing people like more than commenting on friends’ walls and liking pictures, it’s complaining about new features that are rolled out. The most common uprisings usually occur when Facebook tries to alter its design in any way. That is … Continued

Help Your Favorite Charity – Free Browser Theme Giveaway

Charity Giveaway Today we announced we’re going to share our good fortune with a charity or non-profit that you choose! We were so thrilled with our announcement of Brand Thunder’s deal with Major League Baseball that the idea of a “Major League Giveaway” immediately came about. We know how powerful connecting to fans through the … Continued

The Best Facebook Skins for Your Own Profile

By now, you might know that you can easily customize the look and feel of your browser in an endless number of ways, but did you know you can do the same to your Facebook page? It’s certainly no secret that a lot of people aren’t satisfied with the way Facebook designs its site (why … Continued

Buckeye Faithful Wins with OSU Browser Theme

The Ohio State Buckeyes tipped off this year’s basketball tournament season by giving away a Thad Matta signed basketball to one lucky user of the official Buckeye browser theme. While the field was more crowded than 68 teams, we still emerged with one winner and Martin (Sonny) Mendes was the Buckeye fan who took home the … Continued

Christmas Wallpapers and Your Browser Theme

Here’s the best way to decorate your computer for the holidays. Brand Thunder gives you several ways to get ready for the Christmas Holidays whenever you’re at your computer and online with our Chrome, Firefox and Explorer Christmas Themes. You can grab one of our popular pre-made themes (with a trick to brighten your desktop … Continued

Conduit Community Toolbar vs. Browser Theme

Brand Thunder often finds itself lumped into the category of toolbar. It’s not a comparison I necessarily agree with, but anything that’s a recurring perception is worth a look. Here’s an overview of toolbars, browser themes and what each can do for your web site, business or community.

Browser Widgets That Increase Web Traffic

Think of widgets as little single-serving pieces of your web content – easy to pull from your web site and put them wherever they can best boost traffic to your web site.  When you first go to create your own browser theme at BT:Engage, you’ll discover a features tab called Widgets.  You’ll also uncover how … Continued

BT:Engage Browser Theme Platform Roadmap

If you’re part of the BT:Engage private beta, you’re seeing the MVP (minimum viable product) of browser theme creation. If you’re not, what you’ve missed is the first steps in automating browser theme creation by allowing anyone to quickly build their own themes for Firefox and Internet Explorer by adding layered background images, logos and … Continued

Theme Thursday – NASA Browser Theme – Week of 6/2/11

The Endeavor has returned, but you don’t have to stop getting your space fix!  This week’s Theme Thursday browser and your chance to win $25 Amazon Gift Card is our NASA Browser theme!  One lucky person who downloads the NASA theme and “Likes” from our post on Facebook or downloads and shares on Twitter will … Continued

Theme Thursday – Pirate Browser Theme – Week of 5/26/11

Avast ye scurvy dogs!  Weigh anchor and set course for a chance to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card with our Pirate Browser theme!  One lucky person who downloads the Pirate theme and “Likes” from our post on Facebook or downloads and shares on Twitter  will win!  Firefox users check out the theme at http://pages.brandthunder.com/piratepersona@brandthunder.com/download/ff … Continued

Conference USA Getting Their Browser Themes

C-USA is joining the ranks of the elite schools that offer fans, students and alumni official athletics browser themes. Each theme carries the colors and style of the its C-USA school.  Plus, there is news, Facebook, Twitter, tickets and more.  Everything the fans of Conference USA sports needs. Find your schools theme here: East Carolina … Continued

CMT Browser Themes – Get Country

Image via Wikipedia The CMT browser themes are designed especially for Country Music Television fans.  You can choose from 5 different background colors for your theme.   You’ll also get easy access to the rest of the CMT community through links to Facebook, Twitter and MySpace.  The theme also includes the latest news and connections back … Continued

How to Get Browser Theme Support on Get Satisfaction

Image via CrunchBase Help us help you. Brand Thunder supports all its products at http://getsatisfaction.com/brandthunder.  All questions are monitored and responded to by the Brand Thunder team.  You never know who is going to respond, but we do make sure you question gets to the right person and that you get a response. Get Satisfaction … Continued

Is Acquiring New Customers A Waste of Time?

Image via Wikipedia Last week I was directed to a blog post about the power of having fans of your brand. Teddy Anderson, the author, and I had just met and he mentioned the post and that he’d referenced Brand Thunder in it. How could I not read it? Some valid points are made about … Continued

Brand Thunder and the Daytona International Speedway Move Web Browser Themes into the Fast Lane

Image via Wikipedia COLUMBUS, OH – February 9, 2010 — Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, announced today the launch of the interactive browser theme for the Daytona International Speedway. Racing fans can get a browser theme that keeps them attuned to three of the hottest events at the preeminent race track, the … Continued

Elaboration on Earning Customer Loyalty

Image via Wikipedia Customer Loyalty: How to Earn It is a commentary over at MediaPost. Guy Maser gives some simple and straightforward ideas to help you better serve your existing customer. The fundamentals often aren’t that complex. His suggestions are geared for a certain type of business, but his premise is applicable anywhere – do … Continued

Brand Thunder Unveils “Canvas” and the Ability to Add Any Photo or Image to Your Browser Theme with Just a Click

COLUMBUS, OH (May 28, 2009) — Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, today announced the beta release of Canvas, a major advance in Internet browser personalization. This lightweight browser enhancement puts the look and feel of the browser fully in the hands of the user by allowing any picture on their computer, or … Continued

Thoughts on Recent Widget and Facebook Apps Press

What do you want a widget, app or branded browser to do for you? Your answer can determine your results. Over the past week, three articles from AdAge, Adweek and MediaPost have provided their take on the current state of widgets and Facebook applications. I’m inserting myself into the discussion because there’s commonality with widgets, … Continued