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The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

She tried to stay quiet, she really did. But after eight years of keeping a heavy secret, the day came when Alayne Fleischmann couldn't take it …

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

Put these on your do-not-buy list.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and Emily Main and repurposed with permission from</i> Rodale News<i>.</i><p>What's the one food you refuse to eat? Peas? Tofu? Liver and onions? Whatever it is, it's probably because you don't like the way it tastes, not necessarily …

Nutrition

This Is the Best New Restaurant in America...

The food is delicious, it's in Harlem, and we're throwing a party there, which you're invited to, tonight!<p><b>From our first-annual Food and Drink Awards, launching in full tonight!</b><p><b>Eat out in America,</b> particularly in high-end restaurants, and you tend to see the same people, eating the same dishes, and …

Hey Content Marketers, Here's Your Secret to Creating Killer Blog Posts

So everyone's doing content marketing these days. Whether you call it content marketing, inbound marketing or native advertising is irrelevant. …

In content-marketing era, agencies tap publishers for expertise

In a case of if-you-can’t-beat-em-join-’em, DigitasLBI has conceded the only way to out-BuzzFeed BuzzFeed is to work with BuzzFeed.<p>This week the …

'Dear Rich Bastard'? How to Keep Humanity in Your Personalization Strategy

As we move further in wielding the power of personalization in marketing, let's always remember the inherent risk. Case in point: the story of …

Advertising

In a Sea of Go-Girl Advertising, P&G's 'Like a Girl' Hits Hardest

It's a good thing women are stronger than marketers would have us believe.<p>Judging by recent efforts from marketers to empower women, it's a wonder …

Top 10 Reasons I Left Advertising for Bus Driving

The quickest way to trick someone out of their money is to gain their trust. You gain trust by making an emotional connection with someone. The …

Shrimp Tacos Recipe

<b>Makes 12 tacos</b><p>Marinades are overrated, say Chris Schlesinger and John Willoughby, authors of <i>The Big-Flavor Grill</i>. They take too long and "meld …

Geez, Amy Poehler is a Terrible Soccer Coach

Every weekday, we bring you the <b>Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots</b>, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and …

Can Native Ads Save the Soul of Digital Advertising?

During the OMMA Native Ad Conference at Internet Week last month, I heard an ad tech executive proclaim, "But digital banner ads work. They keep …

Study: Long-Term Sales Lift From Advertising Stronger Than Ever

Does advertising still produce a long-term sales lift like it did decades ago despite years of media fragmentation, relentless ad clutter and …

10 Things I Wish My Husband Knew About Himself

Chicken, Black Bean and Arugula Salad Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>1/4 tsp. garlic powder<br>• 1/4 tsp. onion powder<br>• 1/4 tsp. ground cumin<br>• 1/4 tsp. paprika<br>• 1/4 tsp. kosher salt<br>• 1/4 tsp. ground black pepper<br>• 1 …

Recipes

What Can Make You Go Up A Dress Size In One Day?

Dr. Phil: 4 Questions You Must Ask to Be Truly Effective

You've heard me say that to get what you want, you have to be able to define exactly what that is. It's just as important to know exactly who you …

The State of Content Marketing in 2014

<i>This post was authored by Shane Snow, co-founder and CCO of Contently.</i><p>Revolution. That’s the term Brian Alvey, the man who built the software …

How the Collaborative Economy Will Affect Marketing And Advertising

For the better part of the past year, Altimeter Group analyst Jeremiah Owyang has been trumpeting what's called the collaborative economy. Loosely …

Smash! Crush! Blast! Inside GE’s Spring Break destruction porn

GE is making Spring Break a little more destructive. No, not with booze, drugs or wet t-shirt contests — but with science. You know, the really sexy …

The New Mobile Advertising Ecosystem Explained

Ad networks, ad exchanges, real-time bidding platforms, and many other self-styled mobile ad "solutions," seem to offer everything to everyone, including the best data, the best and most varied targeting technologies, and access to the most premium sites and apps.<p>In a <b>recent report</b> from <b>BI</b> …

An Artist Created Luxury Packaging For Everyday Items

San Francisco's Museum of Craft and Design is debuting a new exhibit by Peddy Mergui that displays luxury branding covering everyday food items.<p>In 'Wheat is Wheat is Wheat,' Mergui portrays dressed-up food such as Louis Vuitton salami and Burberry yogurt. "Through the creation of supermarket …

Social Media Ad Budgets Are Rapidly Shifting To Native, In-Stream Advertising

The ads are becoming popular among publishers and other media properties, but social networks are at the forefront of the trend toward ads that work more like content.<p>For a recent report on the native-social ad rush, BI Intelligence spoke to leaders in the native advertising space, including major …

5 Delicious Uses for a Hard-Boiled Egg (No Mayo Required)

Aside from devouring them straight up, here are a handful of unexpected ways to transform boiled eggs.<p>Make an English Classic (That Isn't Tea …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Packaging Design