The Blog

Achtung if you dismiss viable channels for your content

I read a quote the other day that made me smile:

"We assumed wrongly that these new competitors, whether it was BuzzFeed or others, were doing so well just because they were doing something journalistically that we chose not to do. We were arrogant to be honest.

We looked down on those new competitors, and I think we’ve come to realize that was wrong. They understood before we did how to make their stories available to people who are interested in them. We were too slow to do it."

Oscars Countdown

Taoti’s Helpful Oscar Countdown and To Do List

The Oscars are a little more than a month away, and for the third straight year, I have made it a personal project to see at least all of the best picture nominees before the Oscars. With that in mind I made a little spreadsheet to help me keep track of what's left to see, and added a countdown timer to remind myself how much time I have left to do it.