POST-COVID CREATIVE RENAISSANCE?

We’re starting to see this idea in the marketing industry media and we’re hearing it from some of our peers. The idea that the marketing world will enjoy a post-COVID creative renaissance is a lovely thought. Then came Canada’s record-breaking award haul at Cannes 2021 [1]. [...]

By |2022-01-13T16:01:50-05:00July 22nd, 2021|Creative, Digital, Marketing Industry, Technology|0 Comments

AS THE COOKIE CRUMBLES – Chap 4

The story that started here as GOOGLE’S DÉJÀ VU will have lots of future twists and turns as the (third-party) cookie crumbles. We decided to follow the chapters that we actually understand and think are important in the Marketing Wilderness context: “Google Grants a [...]

By |2021-06-25T12:21:35-04:00June 24th, 2021|Digital, Marketing Industry, Media, News, Technology|2 Comments

AS THE COOKIE CRUMBLES – Chaps 2 &3

The story that started here as GOOGLE’S DÉJÀ VU will have lots of future twists and turns as the (third-party) cookie crumbles. We decided to follow the chapters that we actually understand and think are important in the Marketing Wilderness context. Let’s do this in [...]

By |2021-06-11T09:22:12-04:00June 7th, 2021|Digital, Marketing Industry, Media, News, Technology|1 Comment

INTERNET TRENDS 2019

verbosity alert About a month ago, Mary Meeker, aka The Queen of the Internet, delivered the annual report that Silicon Valley loves the most: the Internet Trends report [1]. It’s also reported in the marketing media. This year’s report is a 333-page slide deck that [...]

By |2021-01-27T20:59:01-05:00July 18th, 2019|Digital, Media, News, Research, Technology|0 Comments

THE IN-HOUSE BIAS

The Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) and Ipsos collaborate on a long-running survey titled, The Canadian Digital Marketing Pulse. 2018 results were released last September [1]. It’s an annual assessment of the digital marketing landscape from both an agency and marketer perspective. One component of this [...]

By |2019-07-15T18:43:45-04:00March 6th, 2019|Digital, News, Research|0 Comments

MARKETING’S FAKE NEWS

“Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half.” John Wanamaker, 1838-1922 This is a quote generally attributed to John Wanamaker, an American department store magnate, US Postmaster General, religious leader and politician, born in 1838. Yes, [...]

By |2019-02-06T15:48:46-05:00January 5th, 2019|Digital, Media, News, Social Media, Technology|1 Comment