April 6, 2017
The Online Ad Industry Is Undergoing Self-Reflection
Digital programmatic ads are everywhere and they’re far from perfect, but through better investigation, documentation and continuous pressure on major platforms like Youtube, things can improve according to Farhad Manjoo.
YouTube TV, regular TV over the internet for $35, has arrived
Youtube TV has arrived. YouTube is now selling TV packages with 50-plus channels for $35 per month – starting in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and 2 other cities – with a free 30 day trial.
There’s a new self-driving taxi startup to challenge Uber, Tesla, and Detroit
Rather than building cars from scratch, Voyage will soon modify existing car models into autonomous vehicles, outfitting them with sensors and computing platforms.
Designmodo – WordPress & Bootstrap Themes, plugins, & more
Designmodo publishes web design articles, tutorials and has a great shop with the best WordPress and Bootstrap themes, plugins, UI Kits and more.
GUIDES & RESOURCES
Spending money to make money: How we measure our online advertising
Advertising is an important investment for any startup, but are you advertising profitably? Here’s an in-depth breakdown of how to correctly manage your leads and convert them into clients.
How to Automatically Track Your Blog’s Traffic in a Spreadsheet
Manually copying and pasting traffic data into a spreadsheet is time-consuming and boring, but there’s a better way! Here’s the ultimate time-saving guide on how to create a self-updating spreadsheet.
Startup School Online: First Lecture and Speaker List
Startup School is now in session! View the full line-up of insightful topics and great speakers who are taking part in Y Combinator’s first online Startup School.
Episode 2 of ‘Everyone Hates Marketers’ podcast with Laura Roeder
MeetEdgar founder Laura Roeder shares valuable advice on marketing approach, useful resources and simple strategies to improve your social media marketing.
OUTSIDE THE GRID
Product of the day: Grid Garden, a game for learning CSS grid