Ello Raises $5.5 Million For Ad-Free Social Network

Ad-free social network Ello on Thursday announced raising $5.5 in new venture funding in a round led by the Foundry Group in Boulder, Colo. To affirm its founding manifesto, the company converted to a public benefit corporation (PBC) in Delaware, promising within its legal charter never to make money from selling ads or selling user data. ...


Search Insider
Why SEO Never Lived Up To Its Potential

IAB Canada President Chris Williams asked me a great question last week. We had just finished presenting the results of the new eye tracking study I told you about in my last three columns. I had ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

London Blog
Programmatic Transparency And Fraud Issues Have Morphed. Solve Both Or You've Sold Neither

Sir Martin Sorrell has reported he is "puzzled" by the transparency debate around programmatic -- but the real issue here is that unless the new technology solves the age-old problem of fraud, it will never be ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Someone Please, Please Whelm Me

Let's just say the future of TV is pretty well established by now. The news that HBO is untethering itself from exclusive cable distribution and CBS will offer a paid-streaming service for its broadcast offerings more ...

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