marketing technology

Popularity Online Only *Seems* Democratic, Or Purchasable; The Actual Currency Is *Social Currency*

Popularity Online Only *Seems* Democratic, Or Purchasable The Actual Currency Is *Social Currency* Marketing technologies and VC-funded big marketing budgets have engendered a smug attitude with some new companies; telling them they can out-think the public, or out-spend their competition. In reality, the most-liked company wins. It’s absolutely a popularity contest in the closest thing …

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Marketing Technologies Applied To Legacy Attitudes Have Weaponized Marketing

Marketing Technologies Weaponized Marketing Marketing stacks and technology promised to provide intelligent, signal-responsive, targeting – to basically ‘mind read’ – and thoughtfully match us to helpful products and services. It was to be a long-awaited era of enlightenment and courtesy. This did not happen. In fact, the opposite happened. Marketing was weaponized, and the spoils …

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