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Infographic: 80% of Videos Drive Less Than a Third of Total Video Engagement – Adweek

Contrary to your Instagram feeds, longer video tends to drive higher engagement.<p>A new report from TwentyThree, a video marketing automation platform, …

Advertising Industry

Don't Throw Away Your Avocado Pits—Use Them to Make Soup

Food waste is the pits<p>I've been trying recently to turn more food scraps into food, rather than waste. You can turn carrot tops into pesto and fruit …

Recipes

Iran's Rial Is In A Death Spiral, Again

Iran’s rial plunged from 98,000 IRR/USD on Saturday to 112,000 IRR/USD on Sunday on Tehran’s Ferdowsi Street. That stunning 12.5% one-day plunge has pushed the rial into a classic death spiral. The last time the rial was in a grip of such a spiral was back in September 2012.<p>The chart below shows …

Economy

Chinese Scallion Pancakes - Food Wishes

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The Maps of Israeli Settlements That Shocked Barack Obama

One afternoon in the spring of 2015, a senior State Department official named Frank Lowenstein paged through a government briefing book and noticed a map that he had never seen before. Lowenstein was the Obama Administration’s special envoy on Israeli-Palestinian negotiations, a position that …

A New Revolution in Mexico

Sick of corruption and of Trump, voters embrace the maverick leftist Andrés Manuel López Obrador.<p>The first time that Andrés Manuel López Obrador ran for President of Mexico, in 2006, he inspired such devotion among his partisans that they sometimes stuck notes in his pockets, inscribed with their …

Opposition to Breast-Feeding Resolution by U.S. Stuns World Health Officials

A resolution to encourage breast-feeding was expected to be approved quickly and easily by the hundreds of government delegates who gathered this spring in Geneva for the United Nations-affiliated World Health Assembly.<p>Based on decades of research, the resolution says that mother’s milk is …

Breast Feeding

5 Reasons Why Your Digital Advertising Metrics Are Inaccurate

If you ask any marketer the big advantages that digital advertising has over traditional, analog channels, “more measurable” has been toward the top …

20 Takeaways From Mary Meeker’s 2018 Internet Trends Report

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers Partner Mary Meeker’s 2018 Internet Trends Report is out.<p>Big themes in …

How to mislead with statistics, DHS Secretary Nielsen edition

Conscripted by the White House to answer questions about the change in immigration policy that has resulted in a surge of children being separated from their families, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen denied that the children were being used as political pawns when asked by a reporter …

Immigration

Watch Slow-Roasted Salmon with Fennel, Citrus, and Chiles | Bon Appétit Video | CNE

Slow-Roasted Salmon with Fennel, Citrus, and Chiles<p>Try this healthy dish of fish at home! It's juicy. It's citrusy. It's alluring. Beckoning your tastebuds, your heart becomes ensnared in the pescatarian lifestyle. Or not, maybe you just like fish. This one is good!<p>Released on …

Mary Meeker’s 2018 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in Silicon Valley.<p>It’s that time of year again, when Mary Meeker unloads her highly anticipated internet trends report for the <b>Code Conference</b> crowd in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. This year, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner …

Indispensable Growth Frameworks from My Years at Facebook, Twitter and Wealthfront

Wealthfront's VP of Growth Andy Johns outlines the three mandatory skills of a growth leader. <br>Continue reading at First Round Review »

Performics, Northwestern University Find Time-To-Purchase Intent In Search

Consumers are 180% more likely to click on results with concrete words like “shop” when they are close to making a purchase, while searchers are 20% …

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

Creativity

Here's the Best Way to Prepare Lemongrass to Use for Cooking

01 of 09<p>Choose Your Fresh Lemongrass<p>You can find fresh lemongrass in most Asian food and grocery stores. It is usually located with the other fresh …

The biggest lies that the martech and adtech worlds tell themselves

<b>This is an edited version of a talk that marketing keynote speaker and The Drum’s Promotion Fix columnist, Samuel Scott, gave last week at the</b> …

Tom Kha Gai (Chicken Coconut Soup)

6 Servings<p>This silky, aromatic soup is a complete meal in a bowl.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1” piece ginger, peeled<p>10 kaffir lime leaves or 1 Tbsp. lime zest and ¼ cup lime juice<p>6 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>1½ lb. skinless, boneless chicken thighs, cut into 1” pieces<p>8 oz. shiitake, oyster, …

10 No-Knead Bread Recipes You Can Make With 10 Ingredients or Less

Requiring few ingredients and no kneading at all, these recipes are perfect for the beginner baker.<p>No-knead breads have been around for thousands of …

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.An important part of differentiating your products is …

Vegetarian Meatballs with Soy-Honey Glaze

Makes 20 balls<p>This vegetarian dinner features a spicy soy-honey glaze that caramelizes on the chickpea-mushroom balls as they cook.<p>April 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lb. shiitake mushrooms, stemmed<p>3 Tbsp. vegetable oil, plus more for greasing<p>1 15.5-oz. can chickpeas, rinsed<p>1 small red chile, thinly sliced …

Recipes

Lyft edges in on Uber when it comes to business travelers

Uber dominates the ride-hailing world when it comes to US business travelers. But, it's been steadily losing ground to Lyft.<p>Lyft nearly doubled its market share of business travelers in the US over the last year -- going from 10 percent market share in the first quarter of 2017 to 19 percent market …

29 Gochujang Recipes to Give Your Food Some Sweet, Sweet Heat

We love gochujang for its sweet heat on everything from chicken to vegetables. Here are 29 recipes to get you started.<p><b>Gochujang is a staple in Korean cooking</b> and one of our favorite condiments to have on hand. Not familiar with it? It's the bright red paste found in everything from bibimbap to</i> …

These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Only Way to Start the Year

By Alex Delany<p>Chicken thighs, with garlic-honey, are here for the first Rent Week of the year. Breathe. You're in a safe space now.<p>My wallet is not doing well. To be completely frank, it's more depleted than my iPhone's battery after a new software update. That’s what the holidays do; they strip …

Time Spent With Advertising Daily

Recently, <i>Research Intelligencer</i> approached PQ Media with the following question: How much of total consumer media usage is spent solely with …

President Trump Apparently Doesn’t Know What DACA Is

Just after wishing everyone a happy Easter on Sunday morning, President Trump sent three tweets that were decidedly not in the Christian spirit.<p>In a …

Citrus-Cured Salmon

4 Servings<p>This 24-hour method will transform uncooked salmon into a side of firm, silky fish. Buy the best you can afford.<p>May 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 ounces kosher salt (1 cup Diamond Crystal or ½ cup Morton)<p>⅔ cup granulated sugar<p>⅓ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon black peppercorns<p>1 teaspoon …

Cold Miso-Sesame Noodles

March 2018<p>4–6 servings<p>This recipe for cold miso-sesame noodles yields about 10 cups, which is...generous for four people. Fortunately, cold noodles like these make a killer next-day lunch, no reheating necessary. (Then again, if you eat noodles like we do, leftovers aren't really an …