WhoAreYouAgain.com?

I discovered today that I’m closing in on 1,000 connections on LinkedIn.  My exact number sits at 963, so if you’re not already connected to me, reach out to give me a boost.  I’ll check back in a couple of months, and until then I’ll just note...

It’s Not Youyou, It’s Meme

I was doing a little research about memes—those Internet graphics that convey a huge amount of information by playing with our appreciation for popular culture. I thought for sure I had come across the word meme during my studies as a student of literature in the...

Storytelling: A Lost Art (Online, Anyhow)

I attended a fun event recently—the Chicago Creative Space Awards—where companies in four categories (based on square footage size) were awarded for their creative use of physical space.  All of the nominees were pretty amazing to look at, as you can see on videos at...

When Will Content Marketing Die Already?

Welcome to the inaugural post of The Digital Contrarian, a place where I put all of my many years of digital experience to use in questioning the status quo of the space many of us spend so much time in.  I’ve tried my hand at blogging before, but I’m going to be more...