This week, BuzzFeed announced it would be opening a Los Angeles bureau to complement its burgeoning New York presence, which made our hearts flutter over at Strauss Media since BuzzFeed is one of our favorite inventions – right up there with Nutella, really. The site is firmly entrenched in pop culture, serving up delightfully zeitgeist-y … Continue reading Welcome to Tinseltown, Buzzfeed!
Behold Tumblr: behemoth host of 77 million blogs (as of Oct. 2012), 20 billion blog posts (as of April 2012), and one missing vowel. The social media giant announced this week it would be expanding its original content by issuing a clarion call to freelancers: now anyone can pitch stories for inclusion in Tumblr’s popular … Continue reading Tumblr tumbls toward more original content
Found this little gem from our friends up in the Great White North. What are your go-to rules for film publicity? And…. ACTION! Times are certainly a-changing. Often the film industry has been slow in catching up. Online distribution, VOD, day/date screening, transmedia and of course the threat of piracy are all part of the … Continue reading Three new rules of film publicity