Patrick Griffyn

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Grindr’s New Clothing Line Will Benefit LGBTQ Athletes

Just in time for the 2016 Olympics, Grindr—the dating app for men—is launching a clothing line with proceeds going to fight discrimination against …

LGBTQI

PPC Management: How to Write Influential & Effective Ad Copy

Getting started in PPC advertising if you've never entered the arena can be a bit daunting at first. If you're not already familiar, PPC (pay per click) is a form of advertising in which the advertiser pays a publisher every time that their particular ad is clicked. With the advent of the success …

Branded Content vs. Pre-Roll Ads: Which Channel Is More Effective?

Consumers are significantly more likely to recall brands after seeing sponsored content than after seeing pre-roll video advertisements, according to …

Marketing

Y&R Imagines the Sad Wasteland of All Those Shopping Carts You’ve Abandoned Online

Do you ever abandon an online shopping trip mid-search, only to discover your potential purchases weeks or months later, still languishing in the …

Advertising Industry

This Tiny Tape Dispenser Is Sharper Than It Looks

Truly functional minimalist design<p>Minimalism is a great design framework but it often streamlines out important niceties like comfort [Weigh in about …

Bachelorette Party

8 Artists Redesign The Birth Control Ad

Fed up with patronizing contraceptive ads marketed to women, two designers asked friends to create their own.<p>At a time when the debate around reproductive rights and access to birth control is playing out on the national stage, the marketing around contraceptive products can seem woefully out of …

Feminism

Sorry digital media kids, ‘old media’ is going to eat you

For all of the attention given to digital media startups producing buzzworthy content on social platforms, it’s easy to forget that spending decades …

Media Industry

​A dark flat gets a makeover that you'll die for

Comfort is, obviously, a major must when inhabiting a space, whether that’s a gigantic house or a modest little apartment. But getting too …

Living Rooms

7 Copywriting Strategies That the Best Salespeople Always Use

Use these proven copywriting tips to make your emails more compelling and credible.<p>Getting your prospective customer's attention is hard, especially when so many other companies are vying for their mind share and wallets.<p>All the more reason why you need to make the most of your sales and marketing …

Copywriting

3 Tools That Help Create a Compelling User Experience

When it comes to the online world, user experience is everything. When someone visits your site or your platform, you have less than three seconds to …

UX Design

Trade the Breakfast Smoothie For These Chocolate Banana Protein Muffins

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Healthy Recipes<p>Dairy-Free Chocolate Banana Bread<p>Trade the Breakfast Smoothie For These Chocolate Banana Protein …

Breakfast

What Is Emotional Intelligence?

Emotional intelligence can superficially be defined as 'the ability to identify and manage one's own emotions and the emotions of others'.<p>An emotion …

This Tumblr User “Normalizes” Cartoon Characters And Now People Can’t Decide Which Is Better

Have you ever wondered what makes the animated characters so cute? Sure, the colors and the fluff help, but the key selling point have always been …

Animation

Why Under Armour’s Michael Phelps Ad Is One of the Most Shared Olympics Spots Ever

This summer, Michael Phelps is swimming for his last time at the Olympics and collecting a few more gold medals along the way. Outside of his …

Advertising Industry