MIT Agrees: The Internet Is Disrupting Religion


I’ve been writing about religion here for years as for some reason too many marketing and tech bloggers are uncomfortable with it. But that’s silly because it is a topic highly worth exploring from a sociological perspective.

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April 15, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

Using Reaction Gifs In Blog Posts Makes You Look Ridiculous


Dear everyone who wasn’t using the social web in the 90s / early 00s: guess what we did back then? Used gifs as part of responses to threads on forums and boards.

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March 31, 2014 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Legacy Media: Increasingly Irrelevant To Millennials & Tech Savvy

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We continue to see legacy media do a great job to position themselves for irrelevance. Two recent examples support this trend we’ve been documenting over the past several years follow as today’s quick post.

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March 27, 2014 Author Adam Singer In links, quick bits

Writing About Tech Is Amazing …If You Love Tech

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There’s an unfortunate story sharing the “confessions” of a tech journalist here. Except none of these are “confessions,” as in the kind everyone on both sides of the table (PR people and media pros) doesn’t already know about. Not. A. Single. One.

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March 18, 2014 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR

Good Brands Are Fulfilled Promises


Branding has become a paradox in the sense that it’s no longer a concept developed by a company and communicated to the world. Perhaps it never has been, but now, more than ever, people – customers, employees, partners and industry voices – have incredible power to impact brands.

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March 13, 2014 Author Guest Author In Digital Marketing and PR

Giving Away Long Form Content Instead Of Self-Publishing = Clueless


Even more platforms are opening up to allow anyone to publish longer-form content beyond shorter status updates. LinkedIn is the latest example. Medium earlier this year is another. And although Medium is minimal and beautiful, none of these platforms are actually innovative or solve problems that haven’t been solved in the past.

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March 6, 2014 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR