Welcome to the Dark Side

There are two seemingly diametrical trends taking place right now: dark social and live everywhere. This post looks at the first one. Dark sharing was a term coined to describe the shares we can’t track — e-mailing an article to a friend, texting a URL,...

5 Future of Marketing Trends You Need to Know Now

How is marketing evolving, and what is the future of marketing? This is the question that was at the core of a presentation by Mitch Joel, a digital marketer who spends a lot of time looking at where the profession is going and how companies can position themselves to...

The Age of Snapchat

I’ve been playing around with Snapchat. By “playing around,” I mean that I set up an account and started watching how various brands are creating content for the medium. I’m looking at stories. I’m exploring how live stories can offer fresh perspectives on a place or...