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From branding authority Tom Asacker and media strategist Mark Ramsey comes Media Unplugged, the podcast that peeks behind the curtain at what's REALLY happening in media today.

From branding authority Tom Asacker and media strategist Mark Ramsey comes Media Unplugged, the podcast that peeks behind the curtain at what's REALLY happening in media today.
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San Diego, CA

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From branding authority Tom Asacker and media strategist Mark Ramsey comes Media Unplugged, the podcast that peeks behind the curtain at what's REALLY happening in media today.

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English


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Apple's TV Strategy Revealed

10/8/2017
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Apple's TV strategy revealed. Plus...Video wins online, but where's the money? Rants and raves about Dyson's move into electric vehicles, the scale of Amazon's investment in Alexa, 12 questions that will change your life, and a terrific new podcast about the people and the making of the movie The Exorcist. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:30:27


Amazon is Promising the NFL what Nobody Else Can

9/16/2017
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Amazon is promising the NFL what nobody else can. And...Apple wants James Bond. Plus...a terrific new promotional app from TV's The Walking Dead for Mountain Dew, the myth that the radio industry needs less regulation, and the strange phenomenon of "free range trees." Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:33:49


Where is the Business of Podcasting Headed?

9/7/2017
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Where is the business of podcasting headed? And...Marijuana entertainment value gets high. Plus...Rants and raves on Gwyneth Paltrow's "GOOP," the newspapers highlighting their importance with blank pages, and Stephen King's IT. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:29:45


6 Second Ads: B.S.? Or the Future?

8/13/2017
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6 second ads...B.S or the future? And...How Hallmark conquered Hollywood. Plus...Rants and raves about what happens when you remove "donuts" from Dunkin Donuts, the scathing critique that almost doomed TV classic Seinfeld, and the billboard that features 43,412 movie nude scenes. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:31:08


The Diminishing Returns of Online Advertising

7/27/2017
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The diminishing returns of online advertising. And...Innovation lessons from the Grateful Dead. Plus...Rants and raves about the mixed reaction to Lyft's new "Taco mode," the easy way to win with Snapchat - assuming you're HBO's Game of Thrones, and the "dark side" of Influencers: Douchebags. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:34:41


Pandora's Prospects: Gloomy

7/18/2017
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Pandora's prospects? Gloomy! And...Can simple-priced generics topple your favorite brands? Plus, the role of desire in every decision you make, and why it's time to stop making "an IMDB for podcasts." Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in...

Duration: 00:29:24


Should You Buy Social Media Followers and Likes?

6/26/2017
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Should you buy followers and likes on social media? Believe it or not, there's an argument for "yes." Also...How to profit from the spoils of streaming - just ask The Weeknd. Plus, how to live without eating food (?) and the latest amazing news from the world of wax museums. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is brought to you by StackAdapt (http://stackadapt.com). StackAdapt is an omnichannel digital...

Duration: 00:27:52


Will the Curtain Come Down on Movie Theaters?

6/9/2017
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Will the curtain come down on movie theaters? And...Why the New York Times can't save the newspaper industry. Plus, rants and raves about the NFL's peculiar standards on what brands can and can't advertise during games, the booming market for YouTube influencer ghostwriters, and what happens when Hollywood blames movie critics for the poor performance of bad movies. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is...

Duration: 00:31:24


Will There Be A Netflix Of Podcasts?

5/30/2017
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What upfronts reveal about the TV business. And...Will there be a Netflix of Podcasts? Plus, rants and raves about the return of Biz Stone to Twitter and what happens when your date texts during a movie and the Justice System intercedes. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is brought to you by StackAdapt (http://stackadapt.com). StackAdapt is an omnichannel digital advertising platform that helps brands...

Duration: 00:34:02


Twitter's Misbegotten Live Video Strategy

5/15/2017
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Twitter's Misbegotten Live Video Strategy. And...Champagne and Caviar Dreams, Meet Cold Hard Cash. Plus, rants and raves about the visual effects artist with the most amazing video to sell his used car - ever, and more. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is brought to you by StackAdapt (http://stackadapt.com). StackAdapt is an omnichannel digital advertising platform that helps brands accelerate customer...

Duration: 00:27:43


Inside Media's Data-Driven Future

5/1/2017
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Inside media's data-driven future. And...Here's how advertisers ignore data. Plus, rants and raves about overt messaging and suspension of disbelief, Disney's new Star Wars Land, and how Suave fooled a bunch of beauty influencers into thinking it was luxury haircare - but how the joke may be on Suave. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is brought to you by StackAdapt (http://stackadapt.com). StackAdapt is an...

Duration: 00:32:33


Amazon Lands NFL Streaming Rights...So What?

4/9/2017
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Amazon lands NFL streaming rights...So what? And...Should Twitter be charging? Plus, rants and raves about Netflix's new ratings system, the value of authenticity (or lack thereof) in Pepsi's aborted new campaign, and more. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. This episode is brought to you by StackAdapt (http://stackadapt.com). StackAdapt is an omnichannel digital advertising platform that helps brands accelerate customer...

Duration: 00:29:16


10 Media Trends You Need to Know

3/26/2017
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10 Media Trends You Need to Know. And...Niche - It’s the New Mainstream. Plus, rants and raves about lying with podcast statistics and Ramsey's new podcast Inside Psycho. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media. Sources: https://www.themediabriefing.com/article/10-media-trends-for-2017-and-beyond http://henryjenkins.org/2017/03/how-did-we-get-so-many-great-television-shows-an-interview-with-uclas-neil-landau-part-one.html...

Duration: 00:36:51


Here's What YouTube TV REALLY Means....

3/4/2017
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Here's what YouTube TV REALLY means. And...Is Martin Scorcese too risky for Hollywood? Fugetaboutit! Plus, movie theaters are really in the SEAT business, and the limits of asking your friends to try a podcast. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:34:27


Apple Says Fake News Is "Killing People's Minds" - Really?

2/18/2017
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Apple says fake news is "killing people's minds" - really? And, publishing platform Medium crashes - and idealism burns. Plus, Oscar-nominated screenwriters share some hilarious studio notes, and more. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:30:55


How To Win The War For Attention

1/27/2017
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How to win the war for attention. And...I am Keats, and so are you! Plus, rants and raves about TV promos missing the boat, and what happens when the company that makes checks thinks they can convince millennials to use them. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:31:50


Apple is the New Hollywood!

1/13/2017
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Apple is the new Hollywood! And...You can't fix Twitter. Plus, rants and raves about new products at CES that make perfectly good items too complicated, advice on writing stronger that should be more strongly written, Tom's great new book, "I Am Keats," and more. Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:27:49


The Best Marketer of 2016? Your Fans!

12/12/2016
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Will ad-blocking save the ad industry? And...The best marketer of the year? Your fans! Plus, rants and raves about the app that fixes your complexion so you don't have to, the history of the Christmas tree, and how one business guru needs a dose of his own medicine. On this final podcast for 2016, Brand Authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:27:43


Deflating Fake News Hysteria on Facebook

11/23/2016
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Deflating fake news hysteria on Facebook...And...Who needs facts when you have belief? A shockingly thoughtful conversation about the role of facts in marketing - and in Presidential elections. Plus, rants and raves about the voter who was determined not to know who the election winner was, the vast time wasted by people looking for something to watch on TV, and the huge number of small businesses that claim to use social media for marketing, yet don't have their own Facebook page. Brand...

Duration: 00:32:22


AT&T And Time Warner: The End Of The World As We Know It?

11/3/2016
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AT&T and Time Warner: The end of the world as we know it? And...Should Coke nix content marketing? Plus, rants and raves about the spoon that makes every food taste good and Pringles' desperate attempt to produce a viral ad by encouraging consumers to play with their food. Brand authority Tom Asacker and Media Strategist Mark Ramsey go inside what's really happening in media.

Duration: 00:30:32

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