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This leaked Fyre Festival pitch deck shows how Billy McFarland was able to secure millions for the most overhyped festival in history

Business Insider--The organizers got investors to pump $26 million into the doomed Fyre Festival. See the leaked pitch deck they used to do it.
February 06, 2019 Go to story on Business Insider



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5 Real Examples of Advanced Content Promotion Strategies

Moz--If you're looking to grow, your content promotion needs to move beyond mere social promotion. See how advanced content promotion strategies are working for successful companies and take away solid strategies you can emulate for improved growth.
February 08, 2019 Go to Moz

The podcast biz in China is 23x more valuable than in the US thanks to paid subscriptions

The Hustle--Thanks to paid subscribers, China’s podcast industry is worth $7.3B -- 23x larger than America’s ad-supported podcast industry.
February 07, 2019 Go to The Hustle

2 Years After Leaving My Corporate Job, These 11 Truths Have Held Up

Inc.com--Many dream of leaving corporate behind. But what's it like when the grind kicks in?
January 09, 2019 Go to Inc.com

An Ode to Some of Our Favorite Women in Content Marketing, Journalism, and Media

blog--March is Women's History Month, and in its honor, here’s a celebration of some of our favorite women in the content marketing and media industry.
January 05, 2019 Go to blog

Are rightsholders ready for public domain day?

TechCrunch--On January 1, 2019, the New Year will ring in untold numbers of additions to the public domain in the U.S., including hundreds and maybe thousands of works with at least a small public reputation.
January 03, 2019 Go to TechCrunch

The Influencer's 5-Step Guide to Using Facebook Messenger Marketing and MobileMonkey

Medium--If you’re an influencer or up-and-coming influencer, I’m going to give you the keys to one of the most engaging platforms for making your…
December 24, 2018 Go to Medium

The World's Most Successful People Don't Actually Start Work at 4 a.m. They Wake and Work Whenever the (Heck) They Decide

Inc.com--Waking up at an arbitrary time won't help you succeed. Making a thoughtful decision to wake up at the time that's most productive for YOU is all that matters.
December 20, 2018 Go to Inc.com

Cable, Broadcast Network Ad Clutter At Or Near All-Time Highs

mediapost--Despite boasts among many networks that they would reduce ad clutter to improve viewer experiences and boost ratings, attentiveness and revenues, the trend has been in the other direction. The picture is not much different for the major broadcast networks. With the exception of some reductions earlier this year at Fox, the broadcast marketplace has been boosting the supply of commercial minutes t
December 07, 2018 Go to mediapost

The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, who started Theranos when she was 19 and became the world's youngest female billionaire before it all came crashing down

Business Insider--Elizabeth Holmes started Theranos at age 19 and became the world's youngest female billionaire. Now, 15 years later, Holmes has been charged with massive fraud and Theranos is shutting down for good.
November 24, 2018 Go to Business Insider