Tedium: The Internet’s Last Soapbox

I enjoy coming across readers who are just like, "why is this so long and boring oh my god." Welcome to Tedium, my friend. Population: You. — Ernie Smith (@ShortFormErnie) July 30, 2019 In today’s deafening din of social hooks, emotional triggers and distractions, it seems that there is only one digital sanctuary where we …

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The Edge.Email #34

The future of Mailchimp. Old Simpsons vs. New Simpsons. Unconventional sneaker collabs. The words that engender moral panic. The San Diego Madres.

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The Edge.Email  #33

The future of augmented writing. Brian Stelter’s newsletter. The internet is still destroying our collective attention. Falling in love with ebooks.

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The Edge.Email  #32

What the Hertz / Accenture lawsuit tells us about the agency world. SMS + Email. Google’s Thanos Easter Egg. Carole Cadwalladr’s TED Talk.

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The Edge.Email  #31

“Expert” influencer networks. How to address your readers in a newsletter. Owning up to email mistakes. The trifecta of subject line, from name and pre-header text.

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The Edge.Email  #30

Klaviyo raises a ton of money. An in-depth look at Old Town Road. Nieman Lab on how smart speakers are changing news consumption.

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The Edge.Email  #29

What a big beer acquisition tells us about user reviews. The origins of “Florida Man”. Happy Birthday Gmail. The future of VR/AR in advertising.

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Tedium: The Internet’s Last Soapbox

I enjoy coming across readers who are just like, "why is this so long and boring oh my god." Welcome to Tedium, my friend. Population: You. — Ernie Smith (@ShortFormErnie) July 30, 2019 In today’s deafening din of social hooks, emotional triggers and distractions, it seems that there is only one digital sanctuary where we …

Read more

Tedium: The Internet’s Last Soapbox

I enjoy coming across readers who are just like, "why is this so long and boring oh my god." Welcome to Tedium, my friend. Population: You. — Ernie Smith (@ShortFormErnie) July 30, 2019 In today’s deafening din of social hooks, emotional triggers and distractions, it seems that there is only one digital sanctuary where we …

Read more