Digital Marketing and Tech Trends

AM Affiliate: Are Content Farms Viable + More

– The case study in the HuffPo-Aol merger is this: That it’s unlikely you can build a long-term business model based solely on cunning SEO tricks and fooling search engines. [Slate]

– Bad content is a bane of the internet and here’s one way that you, as a content manager, can take action to make sure that your contributions to the internet are useful and also worthy of inviting ad dollars. [Outspoken Media]

– Are you buying the hype behind “social email” marketing approaches? [Adotas]

– The iPhone makes its debut on the Verizon network today. That’s set to cut into Android sales significantly. [AppleInsider]

– 500 Startups is an angel fund devoted to “accelerating” start-ups. [AllThingsD]