August 10, 2011
Oh, Sharpie, you are so delicious.
The Latest Podcast
- Episode 70
The They Forgot To Make It Super Edition
Ad Age Power 150
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Sites of Note
- 3rd Martini
From creative generalist and all-around good guy Jeremy Fuksa.
- Ad Feed (The)
All the best feeds about the world of advertising conveniently located on one nicely designed page. Delish.
- Ad Rants
A great blog from the folks who bring us Adweek.
Dabitch is our hero.
One of our favorite ad biz blogs.
- AdScam/The Horror!
George skewers the ad world with piss and vinegar.
He's just so...so...European.
- Advertising For Peanuts
Mr. Littlejohn won't be working for peanuts for long.
- Advertising/Design Goodness
Via Toronto-based AD Frederik Samuel. Good place to see work.
- Ask A Copywriter
Go ahead. Ask BT what you want to know.
- Ben Thoma
One of our first listeners. Turns out he's smart and talented. No thanks to us.
- Black Marks on Wood Pulp
A nice place to pause and refresh your appreciation for the craft of stringing words together and Indiana Pacer updates.
- Brand Flakes For Breakfast
Our pals Plaid (formerly known as Via) serve up thoughts and good work from their agency in CT.
- Brand Story
From Rob Marsh a.k.a. "The Smart Guy."
- Bruno Pieroni
One of our own.
- Callahan Creek
Shopper marketing for specialty brands.
- Chimp Media Monitoring
Frankly, no one is more qualified to blog about advertising the great ape that is FishNChimps.
- Creative Skirts
The feminine side of creativity. Co-authored by former SHS intern and VCU Ad Center alum Lauren Peters.
- Cup of Java
Hot posts from the Caffeine Goddess herself.
- Denver Egotist (the)
Ongoing proof that Denver offers more than beards and granola. Many props to this blog.
Smart stuff from the Land Down Unda' via our smart friends Michelle and Sean.
- Ernie Schenck CTA
Funny. Smart. Not a wimpy blog. We like Ernie.
- Experience Curve
Karl Long's intelligent takes on ye olde new marketing.
- Fresh Glue
We see so much of ourselves here. Plus it's got a horsey!
- Future Lab
Great collective of bloggers.
- Gods of Advertisng
Steffan Postaer's insightful and experienced takes on the biz.
- Hee-Haw Marketing
Paul makes Buck Owens proud every day.
- How I got a job in advertising
The trials and tribulations of Jac Madsen's hunt for a job in the wide world of advertising.
- Jack Cheng
A great young mind.
- Jaffe Juice
Drink his Kool-Aide.
What some twenty-something copywriter from Kansas thinks about advertising.
- Logic + Emotion
Gotta love David's uber cool takes.
- Mack Simpson/Adverb
The daily life of a Texas Ad Monkey. We like Mack.
- Madison AveNew
From "I'm stuck on Band-Aid brand" creator Harry Webber.
- Make the Logo Bigger
Bill Green's cool blog about, what else, being an art director.
- Mark Fenske
A great writer whom we are also proud to call our friend.
- Marketing Spoonful
A blog for food marketers? Sounds delicious.
High Jive's on multiculturalism in the ad industry and beyond.
- Not Billable
A smartly written blog with, get this, a female's perspective on the biz. Man, that's different!
- OTIS Productions
From left coast commerical director Russell Bates.
- Russell Davies
We like him. Even if he is a famous planner and all that.
- Seth Godin
We love this man. And not just because he put SHS in one of his e-books.
- Seth Gunderson
We love this man, too. And not just because he coaches our softball team.
- Shake Well Before Using
Ariel is funny, smart and ruthless.
An agency that stands out from the flock.
- SHS Sheep Slayer Softball
God, we hope Sally Hogshead was right about that whole best creative/worst softball team thing.
- Tangerine Toad
Maybe, just maybe, as smart and sensible about the business as we are.
The poetics of new media from Atlanta-based copywriter and Cartoon Network fiend Brandon Barr.
- The Ad Contrarian
- The Ad Hole
From the man, the myth, the legend...Jason Fox.
- The Bullshit Observer
Todd is the man.
- The Client Side
Michael Seaton's refreshing take from the OTHER side o' the bidness.
- The Hidden Persuader
Hidden? Not really. Planners this is a good haunt for you.
- The Hog Blog
From the radical Sally Hogshead.
- Todd And
Home of some good insights and the Power 150. Plus, he likes Legos.
- W+K London
They made Cog. They made "Grr." They make us sick with how delicious their ads are.
- Where's My Jetpack?
It'sa question worth asking. It's a blog worth reading.
- Why advertising sucks
Anonymous, yet often hilarious, rants about our life in advertising.
- Woolard Speak
Andy rides bikes, makes t-shirts and does account-planning. We like him even if he is too thin.
- Yonder Ponder
James-H says he's a card carrying member of the diatribe. That often equals funny. What's in the water in Dallas?
Talent Zoo Column
Everything I need to know about advertising I learned from Star Wars