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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The Content Strategist

Marketing's Artificial Intelligence Revolution Is Here

Artificial intelligence has the potential to be more disruptive than the internet. Should marketing leaders panic or celebrate?

Wapo adtech article
The Content Strategist

Inside The Washington Post's Quest to Fix Ad Tech

Tired of waiting for ad tech to solve its problems, The Washington Post is building its own solutions—and it's using Facebook and Google as inspiration.

Martech haunted house article
The Content Strategist

Why Martech Companies Should Be Terrified of Facebook, Google, and Amazon

In ad tech, there’s Facebook and Google, and then there’s everyone else. Could the same thing happen to martech?

Toronto wsj article
The Wall Street Journal

Is the Maple Leafs' Rookie Class the Best Ever? - WSJ

It’s been 87 years since an NHL team had a group of rookies on par with Toronto’s.

Tv ad war article
The Content Strategist

Who Will Win the War for TV Ad Dollars?

2016 is the year TV started dying. Now, a war is raging to see who can win the lucrative budgets of TV advertising spend.

Marketing guru article
The Content Strategist

How to Become a Marketing Guru, in 8 Steps

First thing's first: Get a goofy hairstyle.

Brinker article
The Content Strategist

The Contently Interview: Scott Brinker on the Pitfalls and Promise of Martech

"Few things in marketing are about achieving perfection. They're largely about doing a better job than your competitors."

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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."

Facebook video article
The Content Strategist

Facebook May Have Just Ushered in a New Era for Mobile Video

Facebook is undermining its revenue model with its new approach to video, but it could pay off in the long run.

Fastco snapchat article
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.

Under the influence web article
The Content Strategist

Under the Influence

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

Media2020 article
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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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

Why Every Social Network Is Copying Facebook's Algorithm

Get ready for the Facebook-ification of the Internet.

The freelancer study 2016 article
The Freelancer

Contently Study: The State of Freelancing in 2016

My in-depth study of freelance creatives.