Mon, 26 January 2015
In this episode of #ThisOldMarketing, Joe and Robert discuss YouTube's Super Bowl halftime play, the implications for brands, and why competition will heat up next year. In addition, the boys discuss a formula for budgeting native advertising plays and why LinkedIn is launching a new internal communication tools. Rants and raves include CMS troubles and a Jon Favreau chat. This week's TOM example of the week: Jaeger's clothing.
Mon, 19 January 2015
In this episode, Joe and Robert discuss the details of the New York Times/Google Native Advertising program (if that's what you call it). Next, the boys ramble on about the role of sales and marketing. Are they still far apart? Are they getting closer? No worries there, because the boys cheer up about news on the fall of Google Glass and something Facebook is launching called Facebook Work (or Facework, for short). Rants and raves include Newcastle's Super Bowl ad bid and clarification on the term, native advertising. This week's #ThisOldMarketing example of the week: WestJet's Above & Beyond.
Mon, 12 January 2015
This week was a sad week in PNR history, with the Cowboys losing and The LEGO Movie not winning a Golden Globe. But Joe and Robert persist regardless. In this week's episode, Joe and Robert talk about whether B2B content marketing is a failure, and if FTC will enact regulations regarding native advertising. In addition, the boys discuss the marketing technology landscape and why Twitter's play into video is going to be huge. Rants and raves include a super smart post from Medium's Ev Williams and the McDonald's "signs" program. The #ThisOldMarketing example of the week: Merck Manuals.
Mon, 5 January 2015
In this episode of #ThisOldMarketing, Joe and Robert discuss and dissect nine trends from the Wall Street Journal, as well as why Fred Wilson believes the innovation in social media is dead. In addition, the boys discuss subscriber burn in YouTube, Forbes magazine's gift to AT&T, and what authenticity really means. Rants and raves include #MayhemSale from Allstate and an amazing interview from Marriott on their content marketing strategy. This week's TOM example: Johnson & Johnson.