This Old Marketing

In episode #217 of #ThisOldMarketing, Joe and Robert first discuss Disney CEO Bob Iger's statement that if Steve Jobs were still alive, Apple and Disney would be one company.

Let's all just pause right to ponder that possibility.

Then the boys dissect the new Recur network from ProfitWell...discussing the good, the bad and the ugly. Is it smart to launch 12 shows at the same time or should ProfitWell do one thing great and move on to the next one?

In other news, Joe unpacks how Twitch.tv (owned by Amazon) took over streaming legend Ninja's platform without asking, "accidentally" showing porn. After that, 2012 called and wanted it's "Marriott is now a media company" article back (Robert points out everything wrong and right about this article).

In rants and raves, Joe is disgusted about Audible and how it's impossible to just launch an audiobook only, and applauds Freightwaves, an amazing content marketing example.

Robert raves Hasbro's purchase of Death Row Records and rants about IKEA's Slow TV.

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This episode is sponsored by Content Marketing University. Use code PNR100 to save $100 off enrollment.

Direct download: 19-09-19-Episode-217.mp3
Category:Content Marketing -- posted at: 6:00am EST

In episode 216 of #ThisOldMarketing, Joe and Robert discuss the trend that more and more searches on mobile and desktop end without a click. In the future will the website, as we know it, cease to exist?

In other news, the boys elaborate on how audio content and podcasts still may be the best opportunity for building audiences, while both share their take on Google's new privacy stance and why it doesn't help any individual or company except for Google.

Rants and raves include a take on Cleveland Clinic's blog revenue strategy and, of course, a long discussion about Popeye's new chicken sandwich.

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Subscribe to PNR: This Old Marketing at iTunes, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, Spotify or wherever you listen to fine podcasts.

Subscribe to Joe Pulizzi's Random Newsletter at joepulizzi.com/. Follow Joe @JoePulizzi.

Subscribe to Robert Rose's newsletter at The Content Advisory. Follow Robert @Robert_Rose.

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This episode is sponsored by Content Marketing University. Use code PNR100 to save $100 off enrollment.

Direct download: 19-09-08-Episode-216.mp3
Category:Content Marketing -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

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