Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 1/18/18

One of the longest-lived parts of the internet is going by the wayside as The Huffington Post has announced it’s doing away with its contributor…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 12/15/17

First off, if you haven’t watched the short documentary REM released on the making of Automatic For The People, celebrating its 25th anniversary this year,…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 12/5/17

MEDIA Paywalls are once again the tactic du jour in the media world, with The New York Times cutting the number of “free” articles readers…

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Snapchat Overestimates Its Innovation

I keep reading Evan Spiegel’s vision statement for Snapchat and it keeps making less and less sense. I’m a fairly bright guy who’s been working…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 11/7/18

Interesting findings here that longer headlines on branded content have higher click-through rates. Perhaps because they’re more effective at quickly drawing the reader into the…

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What’s Driving the “Broadcast With Friends” Social Trend?

For as much press as face filters and 3D augmented reality 360-degree videos posts get in the tech press there’s one trend that seems largely…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 10 /24/17

Facebook has downplayed their significance, but the fact remains it’s been testing a version of the News Feed that separates posts from publishers into a…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 10/23/17

According to the company, 80% of Snapchat users create posts at restaurants, which is one reason behind the Context Cards it recently announced that allow…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 10/20/17

Cool new functionality from Feedly, which lets you turn any Team Board, a collection of saved items you want everyone on your team to see,…

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Quick Takes: Content Marketing and Media News for 10/16/17

Twitch continues down the path of becoming the next YouTube (even while YouTube tries to mimic Twitch) as more brands launch channels there, most recently…

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