Daily Dish: Signing Off for Thanksgiving

Daily Dish: Signing Off for Thanksgiving

The Daily Dish is off next week!  Please don’t miss us too much. We are thankful for your readership thus far! We hope you will like our new weekly format starting in December. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

Daily Dish: All About Facebook

Daily Dish: All About Facebook

Facebook is stirring things up this week. We thought we should round up some good bits for you. Facebook Rolling Out Pages-Only Feed By Tim Petersen – Adweek Amid the marketer outcry over their page posts reaching fewer News Feeds, Facebook said today that is has begun rolling out a “Pages Only” News Feed that
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Is “Mum” Ad Sexist?, Facebook and Advertising, and Red Bull’s Rube Goldberg

Is “Mum” Ad Sexist?, Facebook and Advertising, and Red Bull’s Rube Goldberg

To Ban or Not to Ban: Is Asda’s ‘Mum’ Ad Sexist? By Shareen Pathak – Creativity Online British holiday ads are usually great. But not all of them are resulting in warm fuzzies this year. The Advertising Standards Authority is now investigating one ad, created by Saatchi & Saatchi for supermarket chain Asda, after it
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Anthony Bourdain vs. Ad Integration, Hottest Media Properties, and Interactive Urinals

Anthony Bourdain vs. Ad Integration, Hottest Media Properties, and Interactive Urinals

‘Fighting Mad’ Anthony Bourdain Trashes Travel Channel Over Ad Integration By Jeanine Poggi – Ad Age More and more people are fast-forwarding through traditional commercials, Mr. Bourdain noted in his “Fighting Mad” post. “For this reason,” he wrote, “there’s pressure from networks to ‘integrate’ products into the body of the actual shows whenever possible: to
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Daily Dish: Future of Advertising, Evian’s Melotweet, and Saatchi LA Good Day

Daily Dish: Future of Advertising, Evian’s Melotweet, and Saatchi LA Good Day

I Saw The Future Of Advertising And It’s Pretty Awesome By Rob Schwartz – Forbes Last week I had the distinct privilege of judging the Tomorrow Awards, an advertising award show dedicated to showing the future of communications, today…Now, I cannot reveal what won. But I will share a few pieces that point the way
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Daily Dish: A Short Lesson in Perspective

Daily Dish: A Short Lesson in Perspective

We are just going to leave you with this insightful essay by the late Linds Redding. Now, log off, go home, and enjoy your life. A Short Lesson in Perspective Via Adweek and The San Francisco Egotist “So was it worth it? Well, of course not. It turns out it was just advertising. There was
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Daily Dish: Instagram’s Profile Page, Netflix During Prime Time, and Pop-Up Agency

Daily Dish: Instagram’s Profile Page, Netflix During Prime Time, and Pop-Up Agency

The Image Economy Cometh: Why Instagram’s New Profile Pages Are A Big Deal By Samuel Rosen – MediaPost At first glance, it seems like a relatively “lite” launch: similar to Facebook’s timeline release, you get a big image above your head (comprised of a composite of your photos), seven randomly selected recent images (sorry, no
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Daily Dish: Big Brands’ Custom News Sites, Wal-Mart Pop-Up Toy Store, and Introducing Waze

Big Brands Are Pouring Money Into Their Own Custom News Sites By Max Nisen – Business Insider On top of their multi-million dollar advertising budgets, huge companies are now diving into an arena previously dominated by traditional media. They’re producing videos, releasing interviews with top executives, and providing unique looks inside their organization on their
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