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  • 3 Web Tools That Can Help in Idea Generation and Research
    3 Web Tools That Can Help in Idea Generation and Research Every writer has their tricks for inspiration or getting unstuck. For some it’s reading, jogging, or engineering breaks into the day with a Pomodoro timer. Others recharge by playing games like solitaire or  table top games. But the modern internet itself holds some newer tricks up its sleeve... […]
  • How to Pitch: The River
    Background: The River launched in 2018 with the intent to provide news, analysis, and enterprise reporting to the Hudson Valley and Catskills, a region where journalistic coverage is often incomplete, says Phillip Pantuso, managing editor. “I think of The River as a regional lens on topics of national importance,” he says. “We want it to... […]
  • How to Pitch: How Country News
    Background: High Country News is a non-profit publication that dates back to 1970 and is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. The outlet strives to tell the ongoing story of the modern American West through coverage of its environment, natural resources, and diverse communities. “Our readers are people engaged deeply in issues of the Western... […]
  • How to Pitch: Urban Asian
    Background: Urban Asian launched in 2010 and focuses on lifestyle, music, health, and inspiring women. The diverse readership stretches from the United States and Canada to India, Australia, and New Zealand. The site does have some competition, but what sets Urban Asian apart is its coverage of South Asian music and entrepreneurs. “Everyone has a... […]
  • How to Pitch: Engadget
    Background: The Engadget tech blog launched in 2004 and has grown from a consumer tech news site to a space that covers the intersection of technology, gaming, and entertainment, says Chris Ip, features editor. “We publish quality reviews, reports, news, videos, and longform features.” The site currently covers the standard technology areas: social media, entertainment,... […]
  • How to Pitch: Prism
    Background: Prism launched in 2019 with the intent to shift visibility and power to the communities closest to the issues and problems the sites reports on, says managing editor, Ashton Lattimore. “Our work challenges dominant, toxic media narratives by driving new ones informed and written by people with direct, lived experiences — especially people of... […]
  • How to Pitch: Rooted in Rights
    Background: The Rooted in Rights blog launched in October 2016 and its focus is solely on disability, by and for disabled people, says editor in chief, Emily Ladau. Its mission is to amplify the authentic perspectives of disabled people, especially of multi-marginalized identities, on a range of topics and experiences, she says. The blog’s target... […]
  • How to Pitch: Protocol Media
    Background: The soon-to-launch Protocol site will focus on the people, power, and politics of tech. “Our journalism will be essential to tech insiders and invaluable to everyone experiencing the seismic impact of technological innovation,” says Joanna Pearlstein, managing editor. It may seem as though the market is flooded with tech-savvy sites, but Protocol intends to... […]
  • How to Pitch: Hunker
    Background: Creating a comfortable living space in a new apartment or home can be daunting (especially when there are literally 100+ shades of white wall paint to choose from at the hardware store). Hunker was created to make those interior design decisions a lot easier and perhaps…even enjoyable. Hunker believes that good design should be... […]
  • How to Pitch: Rewire
    Background: Rewire is a PBS-funded national publication based in St. Paul, Minn., which strives “to publish balanced, educational and inspiring stories,” says Katie Moritz, senior editor. “We provide information and inspiration to people under 40 to help them improve their lives and the world they’re living in through creating and delivering thought-provoking, invaluable content on... […]


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  • Hey Google! So, What’s Next for Ad Tech?
    On Wednesday, Google reinforced its stance on how ad targeting should work after it withdraws support for third-party cookies next year. The announcement moved markets but left some critical questions unanswered, and it has led to the loss of several billion dollars in shareholder value among ad-tech players. In short, Google is doubling down on...
  • Foot Locker Sets Twitter Game Within the NBA All-Star Game
    Foot Locker is trying to bring some of the energy that normally accompanies the National Basketball Association's All-Star Weekend to people's homes during an abnormal All-Star Weekend. The retailer will host #FLHomeGame on Twitter during the NBA All-Star Game Sunday (March 7), tweeting challenges, prop bets, speed runs and trivia and giving followers the chance...
  • Why Everlane CMO Sophie Bambuck Picks People Over Jobs
    I was first introduced to Sophie Bambuck last year when a few folks in our community kept mentioning her name as someone we just had to know. As promised, Sophie turned out to be a delightfully humble leader and mentor who views marketing in such a refreshingly simple way. The French-born (listen at :55 seconds...
  • Have You Run Out of Ways to Spend Quarantine Time? This Pitch-Perfect Ad Has a Suggestion
    After a year of pandemic lockdown, you might feel like you've binge-watched every piece of desirable content in the entire world. Topic, the flagship streaming service from First Look Media, says otherwise, using a bunch of intense clips from its international thrillers to try to lure in the bored and jaded couch potatoes among us....
  • Chipotle and e.l.f. Give Fans Another Serving of Menu-Inspired Makeup
    Hungry for more, Chipotle and e.l.f. Cosmetics are once again collaborating with a limited-edition line of beauty products inspired by the fast-casual chain's menu. The duo teamed up just under a year ago to create a virtual prom after-party for teens, who were unable to enjoy such high school past times in person because of...
  • What Happened to Influencers and Their Content in 2020?
    Social media engagement increased during the pandemic by 61%, and American adults spent about seven more minutes per day on social media than in 2019, thanks to the turbulence of 2020. Instagram influencers saw their average likes increase by about 68%, and their comments by 50%. Views in some content, such as cooking and fitness,...
  • LinkedIn Pauses Collection of IDFA Data via Its iOS App
    LinkedIn's iOS application will no longer collect IDFA (Identifier for Advertising) data for now as the professional network plots its strategy for dealing with the changes Apple is bringing to its iOS 14 operating system. The company said in a blog post that this change will affect its LinkedIn Audience Network mobile ad network, conversion...
  • TikTok Rolls Out Q&A Feature for All Creators
    More give-and-take is coming to TikTok, as the video creation platform rolled out a Q&A feature for all creators Thursday. Users with creator accounts can go to the settings and privacy page, select Creator, tap Q&A and hit the "Turn on Q&A" button to activate the feature. In order to switch to a creator account,...
  • Profiles in Black Creativity: Derek Walker Creates Powerful NAACP Ad
    Throughout Black History Month, we partnered with agency owner Derek Walker on a series that highlighted the ideas, perspectives and successes of Black advertising professionals. To round out the series, Walker is sharing his favorite piece of work and why it's particularly meaningful to him. In the below video, he talks about an NAACP ad...
  • Mel Magazine to Launch Paid Newsletters
    This Thursday, the men's lifestyle publication Mel Magazine, best known for giving the world such literary gems as Beware of the Carhart Beanie Dick, is launching three paid newsletters--Melanie, Shitposting with Miles Klee, and Dispatches from the Manosphere--in the hopes of accruing 10,000 subscribers in their first six months. An important milestone for Mel Aiming...

RSS Mashable

  • Porsche premieres longer, tougher electric Taycan: the Cross Turismo
    A more spacious, adventure-seeking Porsche Taycan EV is coming soon. The Taycan Cross Turismo was unveiled Thursday as the newest Porsche electric vehicle. It's similar to the original Taycan (which was the first ever all-electric Porsche), but with more space in the front and back seats. The trunk is bigger, too. It's also noticeably longer, […]
  • These swimming robots can put themselves back together when they break – Strictly Robots
    Researchers from the University of California, San Diego, developed self-repairing, swimming robots that can magnetically "heal" themselves.  Read more...More about Robots, Mashable Video, Fish, Healing, and Self Repair
  • Test your 'Coming to America' knowledge with director Craig Brewer
    Craig Brewer, the director behind the upcoming sequel Coming 2 America, tries his hand at trivia about the original Coming to America in this edition of "Know Your Role." Read more...More about Amazon, Mashable Video, Tracy Morgan, Eddie Murphy, and Coming To America
  • Don't panic, but 'insect drones' exist now – Strictly Robots
    Researchers from MIT, Harvard, and the City University of Hong Kong developed insect-sized drones that look and move just like the real thing.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Insects, Harvard, Mit, and Strictly Robots
  • 'Coming 2 America' is a heartfelt and hilarious sequel that doesn't forget its roots
    Read more... {"player":{"description":"\"Don't do comedy. Be funny.\"","image":"","mediaid":"yanmA2BmnK","preload":false,"title":"The 'Coming 2 America' cast reveals the secrets to being funny","sources":[{"file":""},{"file":""},{"file":""},{"file":""},{"file":""}],"player_id":"WmgvXppl"},"options":{"disableAds":false,"disableSharing":false,"nextupAction":"autoplay","embedUrl":"","standaloneUrl":null,"post":{"url":"","date":"2021-03-03T17:59:41.268Z","bp_id":125272,"wp_id":null}},"advertising":{"params":{"keywords":"entertainment,mashable-video,comedy,tracy morgan,eddie murphy,coming to america","sec0":null,"sec1":"","prc":""}},"analytics":{"labels":"entertainment,mashable-video,comedy,tracy morgan,eddie murphy,coming to america","videoSeriesName":null}} More about Movie Review, Amazon Prime Video, Eddie Murphy, Entertainment, and Streaming Services
  • Prepare for spring cleaning with a Shark vacuum mop on sale
    Save $20: The Shark VACMOP Pro cordless hard floor vacuum mop is on sale for $79.99 at Amazon. Alternatively, buy two and pay just $77.99 for each as of March 4. If you're ready to tackle your spring cleaning agenda, you need more than the best vacuum to clean up the crumbs around your couch. […]
  • QAnon Shaman defends storming the Capitol, says he saved congressional muffins
    Nearly two months after Donald Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, the QAnon Shaman is defending his actions that day from his jail cell. The prominent QAnon figure is also patting himself on the back for...saving the Congressional break room muffins. “My actions were not an attack on this country,” says Jacob Chansley, aka “the […]
  • SpaceX’s third Starship prototype landed successfully. And then it burst into flames
    The SN10 became the first of the SpaceX Starship prototypes to lift off, flip itself, and then land successfully. However, about ten minutes after landing, the Starship burst into flames in what appeared to be a methane leak. Still, the test objectives for the flight test were met and it marks a huge step forward […]
  • Restock alert: Here's where you can buy the PS5 Pulse 3D wireless headset
    BACK IN STOCK: As of March 4, the Playstation 5 Pulse 3D wireless headset is up for grabs at Walmart for $97.99 and at Best Buy and the Playstation Store for $99.99. While not quite as elusive as the console itself, retailers have had a tough time keeping Playstation 5 accessories on their shelves these […]
  • All the best robot vacuum deals to help jumpstart your spring cleaning
    Ready to spring into spring cleaning? Here are the best robot vacuum deals as of March 4 that will keep your floors clean for you: BEST VACUUM AND MOP COMBO: Roborock S6 Pure Robot Vacuum and Mop — save $220 with on-page coupon BEST BUDGET PICK: Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 11S (Slim) — save $80 BEST […]

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  • Outdoor ad: Charles Sturt University: Subject Zero
    The Australian Human Rights Commission reports that 1 in 5 Australian students experience sexual harassment or assault at university. Charles Sturt University has a zero-tolerance policy towards any kind of sexual misconduct, but knew it wasn't enough to simply tell students about it – they wanted to educate and empower them to put it into […]
  • TV ad: Strong Roots Cauliflower Hash Browns: The Cauliflower Hash Brown Diet
    Meet professional testimonial actresses who Strong Roots hired to talk about how great the Cauliflower Hash Brown Diet is for paid actresses. Agency: DCX Growth Accelerator, USA.Category: FoodClient: Strong RootsAgency: DCX Growth AcceleratorChief Creative Officer: Doug CameronExecutive Creative Director: Tommy NoonanCreative Director: Al KellyArt Director: Alistair ChewProducer: Katie NicklesProducer: Joycie BernsteinDirector: Nick Ray McannOther credits: […]
  • TV ad: Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+: Work Is Better With Play
    Make the most of the new 9 to 5 with the most flexible tablet yet: The Galaxy Tab S7 | S7+. With the most advanced processor and display, you can seamlessly go from work time to play time, on your time. Agency: BBH New York.Category: TelecommunicationsClient: SamsungAgency: BBH New York
  • Print ad: Congrats, Dictators!: Congrats, Dictators! (3 prints)
    Congrats, dictators! This campaign congratulates dictator’s on winning elections that haven’t even taken place. Civil Rights Defenders, an international NGO advocating civil and political rights, raise awareness of rigged elections by turning the dictators of today into future versions of themselves. The campaign succeeded in exposing corruption, rigged elections and propaganda. A reality even worse […]
  • Print ad: McDelivery: Santa
    We kept the magic and light humor in delivering a straightforward message by using iconic Christmas characters as an example of what people should do these holidays, staying at home and having a delicious time.Category: Restaurants & fast foodAgency: Leo BurnettCreative Director: Patricio BrunoCreative Director: Juliana CardonaCreative Director: Carlos Del MoralArt Director: Juliana CardonaCopywriter: Carlos […]
  • Print ad: McDelivery: Jack Frost
    We kept the magic and light humor in delivering a straightforward message by using iconic Christmas characters as an example of what people should do these holidays, staying at home and having a delicious time.Category: Restaurants & fast foodAgency: Leo BurnettCreative Director: Patricio BrunoCreative Director: Juliana CardonaCreative Director: Carlos Del MoralArt Director: Juliana CardonaCopywriter: Carlos […]
  • Print ad: McDelivery: Grinch
    We kept the magic and light humor in delivering a straightforward message by using iconic Christmas characters as an example of what people should do these holidays, staying at home and having a delicious time.Category: Restaurants & fast foodAgency: Leo BurnettCreative Director: Patricio BrunoCreative Director: Juliana CardonaCreative Director: Carlos Del MoralArt Director: Juliana CardonaCopywriter: Carlos […]
  • Print ad: Lunar: Try a bánkage à trois - Engaged
    Lunar is a Nordic challenger bank for the modern age. They know you might want to try a new bank, but that you don’t necessarily want to leave your old one. And that’s exactly why we launched the new concept ”Bánkage à Trois”, a celebration of having more than one bank.Category: Finance & insuranceClient: Lunar […]
  • Print ad: Emilio Ribas Medical Lab: The Starry Night
    Emilio Ribas is a medical lab that has a direct involvement with cultural programs and art knowledge. In this campaign, we announced the new vaccination service with creations from famous artists on the sticking plaster. The concept: taking care of you is our art.Category: Health & safetyClient: Emilio Ribas LabAgency: DelanteroExecutive Creative Director: Marcel PinheiroExecutive […]
  • Outdoor ad: University of Antwerp: Tour of the Future, Dragon
    Android brides and grooms, pterosaurs taking to the skies again or the Antwerp KBC Tower rising to become the tallest building in Europe… No one knows what the future holds, but anything is possible, especially if we urge our students to think creatively and ambitiously. It just so happens that is exactly what studying at […]

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  • 60+ Free Email Templates to Jumpstart Your Email Marketing
    Win the Inbox with eye-catching email campaigns and save time when it comes to design. Designing a template, especially one from scratch, can be a major frustration. But what if the hard work was already done for you? What if templates showcasing your products, image layouts highlighting your work, invitations ready to be sent, podcast […]
  • Featured Images now in Gmail Promotions Tab Bundles!
    Gmail’s recent broad rollout of promotions tab bundles will reward good, engaging emails with more opportunities to solidify that engagement.FeedBlitz is helping you make the most of that opportunity, out of the box, today, by making every email we send bundle-ready with a featured image. Here’s how this gives you competitive advantage: The vast, vast […]
  • New Mapping Feature Available with Every Email Send
    Zoom in to discover where your emails are being read. A great new feature offering more insight into your subscribers is now available with every email send and monthly insight report:Geographic data on engagement stats.And not just the numbers, the team went a step further and added a mapping feature for visual representation. A new […]
  • Surprise! Your Company’s Remote — Now What?
    There’s more to running a remote company than keeping up with technology. You probably didn’t plan on taking your company 100% online, but yet – here you are.Under normal circumstances, companies who shift to being fully remote plan for weeks, sometimes even months before taking the leap. During that time, they’re working to retain both […]
  • 3 Time Savers to Help your Email Marketing
    If you’re like the rest of us, distractions seem to be at an all-time high. Nothing is normal. Whether there are more people at home, you have to homeschool on top of your career, or you’re struggling with worry, everyone is busy. These circumstances zap your time, energy, and focus.And when your attention span is […]
  • Tips Our Team Learned the Hard Way While Working Remotely
    Finding your ideal work from home rhythm isn’t as easy as you may think. When pajamas replace business casual, the fridge is now just a short walk away, and Netflix marathons are streaming on TV – working remotely from home can sound like a dream come true.Shelter-in-place and stay-at-home orders have shifted the work cultures […]
  • Rest Assured, Your Emails are Getting to the Inbox
  • Can You Use Email Marketing for Employee Communications?
    Creating an efficient and effective system for communicating with your now remote team. Remember all of those meetings that could’ve been emails? Well, now most of them are all emails.And now, the question is: How’re you keeping your team engaged with all those mass emails?Many offices and businesses are turning to platforms such as Outlook […]
  • Avoiding Subscriber Fatigue During Overwhelming Circumstances
    How to stand out in crowded inboxes by creating community and offering value to your subscribers. During the past few weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, your subscribers’ inboxes have been flooded with emails. It’s easy for any reader to feel overwhelmed when yet another email arrives. In the world of email marketing, we refer to […]
  • On Your Emails and Our Readiness
    Our mission is straightforward: To win the inbox. To be the platform you rely on to get your emails delivered, quickly and reliably. The current uncertainty and apprehension many of us are feeling about the current coronavirus emergency is palpable. We each have our own concerns about ourselves, our loved ones, our communities, our incomes. […]

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  • Googly-eyed robots, aisle 9
    The owner of Giant grocery stores is teaming up with a company called Badger Technologies to launch robots in 172 of its mid-Atlantic stores.At 6'3", it's a rather tall robot, unlike small roombas that scoot around partially undetected. It's end result helps consumers in some way, by making sure products are stocked on shelves and […]
  • Arby's-themed subscription boxes
    Awareness is often a key, and important, marketing objective for brands to get consumers started on the path to purchase. However, sometimes not enough effort is placed on, or invested in, their true brand loyalists.Take Arby's, who created a 6-month monthly subscription box, that doesn't contain food, but rather sandwich and Arby's themed merchandise for […]
  • Emotional support (fried) chicken
    Emotional support animals run the gammet these days, and more and more people are trying to bring them on planes, from peacocks to fish.Fast food chain Popeyes created a limited edition carrier, served at the Philadelphia airport, for passengers to take on board as their "emotional support chicken." It's a TSA-approved way for consumers to […]
  • Hoo-whaaat?!? Lil Jon + Kool-Aid collab
    It seems that every year, more and more artists release their own covers and versions of holiday songs. Probably for good reason - consumers love revamps of the classics and new hits to keep their holiday playlists fresh.So why shouldn't brands get in on this holiday trend? Enter Kool-Aid and Lil Jon, who just released […]
  • Dove Men+Care is bringing Dads+Kids together
    Whether we realize it or not, haircuts are a big part of the holiday season for many. Whether it's for holiday parties or family, it's nice to take a moment for yourself and freshen up your look.Dove Men+Care is building on that and transforming it into a way for Dads and their kids to spend […]
  • Look out Super Bowl, Bud Light's coming to town
    The Super Bowl isn't just about the football - it's also about the ads, and of course the halftime show. Bud Light is creating its own brand experience centered around music and hosting an entire music fest the weekend leading up to the big game in Atlanta, where its being hosted. And they are getting […]
  • Discover unknown places first, with Lufthansa
    Travel companies have used unique ways in the past to encourage consumers to travel (and hopefully use their services to do so). Lufthansa create an experiential photography exhibit to show people photographs of truly unique places they've never seen before - but then revealed the reason why that is, is because they don't actually exist. […]
  • Brrrrrr-inging trial to outerwear
    Luxury outerwear brand Canada Goose has really grown in popularity, and if you've been intrigued by how warm the coats look and googled it or asked someone who owns one, you know they cost more than your average Patagonia or North Face down coat (sometimes 3x+ as much).The company knows they need to put their […]
  • Digitally connected cafes offer virtual meals
    Let's throw another shrimp on the bah-bee, and pour another pint o'Guiness for a meal with loved ones overseas!Terrible cliches aside, Samsung is creating pop-up restaurants that allow people in Dublin to virtually enjoy a meal with an expat loved one in Sydney, Australia, based on the high volume of Irish citizens that move to […]
  • Sausage-scented wrapping paper, by Jimmy Dean
    Aaaaahhh...there's nothing quite like the smell of savory sausage on Christmas morning, emanating from your....wrapping paper. Yes, wrapping paper - not your kitchen.For sausage enthusiasts, Jimmy Dean is giving away free branded items in exchange for pictures of consumers' favorite recipes and dishes featuring JD's sausage. Other items include a glass sausage ornament, an apron […]

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  • The Economist: Modern Headlines
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  • Rododendron: The Last Spark of Communism
    "Iron Curtain" was the name of the metaphoric barrier separating communist Eastern Europe from the West during the Cold War. The symbolic fence-cutting at the Austro-Hungarian border led to the fall of the Berlin Wall, and the collapse of communist regimes in Europe. However, in Hungary the road to democracy was a long and tough […]
  • PSE: This Friday shouldn't be black
    In the middle of 2020, the year of the pandemic, attending crowded places can be a disaster. But we know that Colombians still want to take advantage of Black Friday, that is why we invite them to buy without leaving home. 1prints_black_friday-pse.jpg   2prints_black_friday-pse.jpg   3prints_black_friday-pse.jpg  
  • International Organization for Migration: Voluntary Returns and Reintegration
    International Organization for Migration (IOM) is an intergovernmental organization founded in 1951 with headquarters in Geneva. IOM in the Czech Republic has been active since 1998. For migrants who need to return home but lack the means to do so, IOM’s program of Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration is often the only solution to their […]
  • Emilio Ribas Medical Lab: Art imitates life. And medicine.
    Emilio Ribas is a medical lab that has a direct involvement with cultural programs and art knowledge. Art and medicine are closer than we think. In this way, the prints have a clinical look at creations from great artists, demonstrating that art imitates life and medicine. emilio_baco_ingles.jpg   emilio_ginevra_ingles.jpg   emilio_grito_ingles.jpg  
  • Cadbury Creme Egg: Golden Goo-Beer-Lee Creme Stout
    Cadbury Creme Egg, the Mondelēz International owned chocolate brand, has teamed up with beer brand Goose Island to create Golden Goo-Beer-Lee Creme Stout, the first-ever Cadbury Creme Egg beer, strictly available to fans over 18. The new beer is part of the Cadbury Creme Egg Golden Goobilee, an inclusive season-long celebration for the nation to […]
  • Surfrider Foundation: Microplastics kill the ocean
    Microplastics are omnipresent in our daily lives, particularly in cosmetic and household products. Once they make their way into the environment, they are practically impossible to eliminate. They remain there forever, polluting the oceans and aquatic habitats, spreading throughout the ecosystem. Once they are swallowed by marine animals, they end up in our food, where […]
  • Kimbo: A cup of Naples
    The film manages to perfectly portray the excellence of coffee culture which in Kimbo has deep roots, and is among the best expressions of the Neapolitan tradition. The essential talent of this know-how is certainly that of roasting, so unique as to make Kimbo coffee recognizable all over the world: it is a typically Neapolitan […]
  • Strong Roots: The Cauliflower Hash Brown Diet Just as those New Year’s resolutions are wearing off, advertising/marketing agency DCX has devised a cheeky diet-based digital campaign for Strong Roots, a company that markets plant-based frozen food including Cauliflower Hash Browns in Ireland, the UK, and now the U.S. The Cauliflower Hash Brown Diet (CHBD) is a marketing hook designed to poke […]
  • Renault: The Chase
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