This week’s episode comes in hot with the arresting title visual, as Jeff, entrenched in a press trip to Las Vegas, is working on a freelance writing piece celebrating 100 things turning 100 years old in 2020. Women’s suffrage! Ponzi schemes! The Volstead Act!*
(*NB: Doug incorrectly says it hadn’t kicked in by 1920, but Prohibition went into effect in October 1919, launching an era when drunk and disorderly arrests increased 41 percent! Sorry about that, folks. Douga culpa.)
The days of relentless optimism over social media are gone, and it’s time to develop new marketing strategies that diversify behind third-party platforms. We’ve been talking about circumventing them ever since Laura Fuentes‘s terrifically informative newsletter workshop at Dad 2.018 in New Orleans, and if you’re a regular content creator, you should have one.