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Gordon Ramsay’s Favorite Place to Travel Is One You’ve Never Heard Of (Video)

Most people marvel at the percentage of their lives they spend sleeping. For Gordon Ramsay, it’s the incredible amount of time he spends sleeping on …

Millennial TV Channel Shuttered Because Millennials Don’t Watch TV on TV

#oops<p>It’s hard out there for an independent cable network. Cord-cutting continues to grow at a faster and faster rate, as programming and viewing options continue to expand—on both traditional networks and streaming giants like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon. All of that means that if you’re going to …

Steven Spielberg

VideoDubber Auto-Dubs Your Videos

English may have become the default <i>lingua franca</i> of many facets of the Web, but the fact remains that most people online speak a language other than English as their native tongue.<p>For content producers, the myriad of different languages can be a headache, as it’s costly to reproduce words – spoken …

Twitter launches a dedicated app for managing business accounts

Twitter has launched an app aimed at helping businesses manage communication and engagement with their followers. Called Twitter Dashboard, it’s available in beta for those in the U.S. on both iOS and as a desktop app. One could think of it as either a Hootsuite competitor or simply a take on …

Six Essentials for Good Storytelling—and Great Content Marketing

"Storytelling" is often used loosely as a term for good writing. Which makes me wonder: Do marketers actually understand storytelling in the context …

Marketing

Automatic Tax Management for Online Businesses

Sales Tax for Online Businesses, Simplified<p>Quaderno manages your sales taxes for you, automatically. We handle thousands of receipts every month from …

RANKED: The Hottest Pre-IPO Adtech Startups Of 2014

Rubicon Project filed for an IPO, and its stock popped nicely on the first day — making adtech IPOs suddenly much more interesting than they used to be.<p>Tubemogul also filed for an IPO. DataXu confirmed it will do the same thing.<p>And, biggest of all, Pinterest looks like it is gearing up an adtech …

AdTech

Vocus is marketing automation for the top of the funnel, via 60M Twitter buying signals

Most marketing automation systems start with known users. Some cutting-edge new systems can also nurture unknown prospects who visit your site but choose not to identify themselves. Few, however, focus on the very top of the funnel: buying signals in social media.<p>That’s exactly the key …

NewsCred Raises Another $25M For Its Content Marketing Platform

NewsCred, a company that helps customers find and create content for their marketing campaigns, is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series C funding.<p>The funding comes slightly less than a year after I wrote about the company’s last round of $15 million. One of the main reasons to keep …

Google's Next Big Battle: A Conversation With Ad Chief Susan Wojcicki

Straightforward and unflashy, Susan Wojcicki doesn’t come off like the most powerful woman in advertising that Forbes and others have labeled her. When we meet outside her office at the Googleplex in Mountain View, she’s dressed in jeans and a simple maroon top and speaks with an almost …

Synference thinks A/B testing can get a lot smarter with machine learning

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Say a web publisher wants to find out which banner ad is most appealing to which audience, or which price point will make a …

The Future of Content: Upcoming Trends in 2014

We've entered a fortuitous time to be involved in the digital marketing space. Almost half of the global population now has access to the internet, …

Provide Commerce buys Sincerely, mobile gifting app & service

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Sincerely, a San Francisco-based mobile gifting app started by Matt Brezina has been acquired by Provide Commerce, a …