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StumbleUpon Shuts Down After 16 Years by @MattGSouthern

Content discovery platform StumbleUpon is shutting down on June 30th, after 16 years in operation. Launched in 2002, before the days of Facebook and Twitter, StumbleUpon was how many web users ‘stumbled’ on new content they weren’t directly searching for. Moreover, for web publishers, it had the power to be a significant source of traffic in its heyday. To date it has racked up 60 billion stumbles for 40 million users. Allowing users to jump from one piece of content to another [...]

Profile: The man behind Dentsu’s ambitious content business | Analysis

Dentsu Inc’s detractors are fond of stating that the company is too TV-centric in an age where everything is supposed to be digital. It’s true that the company’s dominance in Japanese advertising is built on TV. But it is the development of areas such as original content that sets the company apart from most other advertising agencies, not just in Japan, but globally. The January promotion of Keiichi Yoshizaki as one of… Source link

2017: The Industry Predicts

2016: The Year in 36 Posts As another year draws to a close, we’ve been sifting through the archives to bring you our top three stories from each month in 2016, starting, logically enough, with January…. This article passed through the Full-Text RSS service – if this is your content and you’re reading it on someone else’s site, please read the FAQ at fivefilters.org/content-only/faq.php#publishers.Recommended article: The Guardian’s Summary of Julian Assange’s Interview Went Viral and Was Completely False. Source link