Dillon Munro Baker

Dillon Munro Baker

Media, content, culture

Associate Editor at Contently, where I run The Freelancer and work on The Content Strategist. Former Arts Editor and Senior Staff Writer at The Vermont Cynic. Email me at dmbaker412@gmail.com.

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Fast Company

DJ Khaled and the FTC's Snapchat Problem

Snapchat celebrities are making undisclosed paid endorsements. Even more than on other platforms, policing them is a major challenge.

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The Content Strategist

Media 2020: The Marketer's Guide to the Present and Future of the Internet

My 5,000+ word eBook on the present and future of digital content.

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The Content Strategist

Facebook Isn't a Social Network Anymore

It's a content network.

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The Content Strategist

Why Every Social Network Is Copying Facebook's Algorithm

Get ready for the Facebook-ification of the Internet.

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The Freelancer

Contently Study: The State of Freelancing in 2016

My in-depth study of freelance creatives.

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The Content Strategist

Under the Influence

Influencer marketing is more popular than ever, but it has a serious disclosure problem.

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The Content Strategist

100 Real Pokémon Go Headlines That Will Make You Question Everything

It's impossible to catch them all.

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The Content Strategist

How Facebook's Latest Move Could Lead to Live-Streaming Revenue

We've seen this story before.

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The Freelancer

Glenn Greenwald Talks Freelancing and the Future of Investigative Journalism

"Never let anybody interfere with the things you want to do and say. That's the number one rule for everything."

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The Content Strategist

How Facebook Plans to Dominate Digital Communication Over the ...

VR, AR, AI, IM—no acronym is off the table.

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Kill Screen Daily

Enough with the post-apocalypse. What about the pre-apocalypse?

A lot of games are about saving the world, but Eco might actually do it.

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The Content Strategist

Chewbacca Mom Is Just the Beginning

With Candace Payne’s joyous laugh, the first viral Facebook video star was born. Don’t expect her to be the last.

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The Content Strategist

OMG: You Won't Believe What BuzzFeed Is Doing to Advertising

Written with Joe Lazauskas.

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The Content Strategist

Why Facebook's Trending Topics Scandal Conceals a Bigger Problem

If Facebook is indeed "eating the internet" like so many headlines have claimed, it needs to be seen as a tool just like web browsers, unswayed by political leanings or business interests. News complicates that requirement.

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The Content Strategist

4 Reasons Snapchat Lenses Are a Genius Ad Product

What other product can get users to send pictures of themselves with a billboard on their faces?