Why Websites Don't Work and Media Outlets Do
90 percent of the 1.8 billion websites in the world are inactive, a statistic that leads to an unthinkable conclusion: websites are terrible marketing vehicles. Why don't websites work for their intended purpose, and is there a better alternative?
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).
The Broken Online Content Market
Content fuels the web, but the people who create it aren't realizing true value. Why is the online content market so inefficient, and is there a solution?
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).
The Plight of the “Yelpified” and the Sad Demise of Market Inefficiency
Search engine algorithms are systematically driving what they consider to be content-market efficiency, but they're missing the target, and, in the process, marginalizing small businesses by the millions.
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).
Apocalypse Soon: Adrift in the Information Economy
Robotics, AI, and automated technologies will radically disrupt the global workforce in the coming decade. New jobs will replace the old ones, but how will workers make the transition?
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).
When Free Is not Free: Pavlov’s Humans and Behavior Modification Empires
Social networks have become "behavior modification empires," according to #JaronLanier, who believes society can't survive without drastic change. And he has something in mind.
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).
Rebirthing the Democratic Web
The great promise of the Internet is dead. But is there a way to bring #democracy back to what has become a haven for big tech and big money?
Leonard DuCharme (contrib. Web Heretics).