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A blog and links to articles that look at product and marketing trends and ideas in the technology and media spaces. And other random stuff that I think about.

Google Organic CTR History

advancedwebranking--This free tool helps you track the evolution of Google click-through rates for organic listings.
February 16, 2018 Go to advancedwebranking

The Evolution and Growing Importance of Digital Marketing and Web Design

Inc.com--Long gone are the days when having a website and bombarding the internet with keyword-rich articles did the trick.
February 16, 2018 Go to Inc.com

Don't Get Scared: 13 Spine-Chilling Thrillers to Read This Weekend

MyDomaine--From classic titles to new favorites, these are the 13 suspense novels we currently can't get enough of.
February 16, 2018 Go to MyDomaine

AMP for email is a terrible idea

TechCrunch--Google just announced a plan to "modernize" email, allowing "engaging, interactive, and actionable email experiences." Does that sound like a terrible idea to..
February 15, 2018 Go to TechCrunch

Smartphone data tracking is even creepier than you think

The Next Web--  Smartphones rule our lives. Having information at our fingertips is the height of convenience. They tell us all sorts of things, but the information we see and receive on our smartphones is just a fraction of the data they generate. By tracking and monitoring our behaviour and activities, smartphones build a digital profile of …
February 15, 2018 Go to The Next Web

'Dirty John' Anthology Based on L.A. Times Articles Set at Bravo With 2-Season Order (Exclusive)

www-hollywoodreporter-com--Fellow NBCUniversal-owned cable network Oxygen has also greenlighted a companion unscripted series exploring the real-life crimes of "Dirty" John Meehan.
February 15, 2018 Go to www-hollywoodreporter-com

How This Writer Embraced the F--- It Mentality and Turned a Crazy Idea Into a Project Starring Jon Hamm

Entrepreneur--Author Mike Sacks talks productivity, comedy and questioning one's life decisions when you're in the thick of creation madness.
February 14, 2018 Go to Entrepreneur

Amazon movies: The 50 best movies on Amazon Prime UK

The Telegraph--From Apocalypse Now to Mulholland Drive, Amazon Prime Video has an impressive selection of acclaimed films. Here are our critics' picks of the best movies available to watch now on the subscription service.
February 14, 2018 Go to The Telegraph

Sky-High Salaries Are the Weapons in the AI Talent War

Bloomberg.com--Want to command the crazy wages? Here’s what you need to bring.
February 13, 2018 Go to Bloomberg.com

Inside Facebook's Hellish Two Years-and Mark Zuckerberg's Struggle to Fix it All

wired--For two years, Facebook has been hijacked, vilified, and besieged. Here's the inside story of the struggle.
February 13, 2018 Go to wired