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Why the Ellen Oscar selfie took off – and what it says about Twitter

By now, even those who, like me, slept through last night’s Academy Awards know about the “selfie” photo that became [...]

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In which Dad says some nice things about us

As a content marketing joint venture between the Dallas Morning News and Slingshot, sometimes we get talked about in the course of public filings.

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The story of Speakeasy

Here’s a little video we made to enter a newspaper new business unit competition. It’s a little “inside baseball,” but [...]

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Eleven phrases that let us know we’re in trouble

Content marketing and social media can be cruel businesses. We’re learning what works (or at least what doesn’t).

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How to get a job at Speakeasy (or anywhere else)

Our content marketing, social media and promotions firm wants people who are obsessed with making good things happen for their clients.

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Social media is “dead.” Long live content marketing

Sure, the Facebook algorithm ruins social media marketing.

If you suck.

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