The Red Pen of Doom

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Tag Archives: the series of tubes

‘Native advertising’ disguised as news: miracle money or menace to journalism?

You have to feel for journalists and publishers, since everybody else insists on (a) swiping content from newspapers and magazines, (b) “aggregating” all that content on the Series of Tubes … Continue reading

August 9, 2014 · 4 Comments

What words get shared on social media – and what doesn’t?

Publicity and marketing, including social media, is like the Wild West. Just about anybody can call themselves a Social Media Ninja (although they shouldn’t) and get away with it, especially … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 7 Comments

Improve your blog’s bounce rate and such

I do this blog for fun, not for monies. HOWEVER: even casual bloggers probably want to make their bloggity blog more popular, and get more viewers. Want to make your … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 3 Comments

3 ways to change the digital world FOREVER

It is official: social media now dominates the Series of Tubes. Every year, these smart people produce a slick video about the interwebs, and this year’s video is especially good … Continue reading

December 15, 2012 · 7 Comments

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