Headline Roundup

A few recent headlines of interest.

Thanks to Social Media, Direct Marketing Is Going Do-It-Yourself – via Ad Age

4 Reasons to Fire Your Digital Ad Agency – via MarketingVOX

Why Taglines Are Keepers – via Adweek

Headline Roundup for April 21st

IPod Didn’t Kill The Radio Star – via MediaPost

Dear Bev: Are there any particular skills ad agencies are looking when they hire for digital media jobs?– via MediaPost

How-To: Leveraging 2009’s Top Digital Trends – via MarketingVOX

Spotlight On NW Creative: 100th Mariners Commercials – via AdPulp

Pizza Hut ‘Twintern’ to Guide Twitter Presence– via MediaPost

Headline Roundup for April 20th

Print Redux: ‘PR Week’ Goes Monthly – via MediaPost

Americans Blame Ad Agencies, Media for Economic Crisis – via MarketingVOX

Is Brand Google in Trouble? – via Ad Age

Forget Celebrities. Employees Make Compelling Ad Stars In Tough Times – via Forbes

Industry Says Goodbye to Short Days, Free Services – via Ad Age

Headline Roundup for April 9th

‘Pitchmen’ celebrates advertising as entertainment – via Los Angeles Times

Bar Codes In Newspaper Ads Link To Web Content Via Mobile App – via MediaPost

Rethinking the Way We Buy and Sell Display Ads – via Ad Age

Coupon Use Hits Early 1990s Levels – via MarketingVOX