Jonah Peretti

Jonah Peretti (born January 1, 1974) is an American Internet entrepreneur, a founder of BuzzFeed and Huffington Post, and creator of Reblog.
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  • Itching for INBOUND: The Talks We Can’t Wait to Hear

    … 40 startups Frequent speaker on the topic of startups and inbound marketing Aziz Ansari Thursday September 9, 8:30 a.m. Standup comedian (including special features on Netflix) A regular TV acting gig on Parks and Recreation as Tom Haverford Roles in several full-length films Voice-over work in the animation world Recently new to the list: author…

    Danielle Look/ Relevance- 15 readers -
  • Here Come Facebook’s Instant Articles

    … Facebook introduced Instant Articles for its iPhone application with nine publishing partners last month, and The Wall Street Journal’s CMO Today blog reported that those partners are on the verge of cranking out content. The social network described Instant Articles as quicker-loading, interactivity-rich posts geared toward mobile devices…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook Blogging- 22 readers -
  • 5 things we learned about BuzzFeed in 2014

    … and comedian Jordan Peele will join BuzzFeed Motion Pictures as advisers — additions that should help BuzzFeed understand what it takes to make it in Hollywood. “People used to think that media companies on the Web were going to be small, low-cost operations that couldn’t do any of the things that traditional media has done,” BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti said…

    Ricardo Bilton/ Digidayin Social- 38 readers -
  • What I Learned About Content Marketing in 2014

    …, but the courage to do so came from their audience. They made a strategic change that took a very long view rather than a tactical one designed to generate page views. Tactical Content: Jonah Peretti, BuzzFeed Also this year, Jonah Peretti from BuzzFeed gave a talk at both Newscred Content Marketing Summit and SMX East, where he shared some of his…

    Jonathan Allen/ State of Digitalin Social Content- 24 readers -
  • Why Clickbait Is Dangerous for Brands

    … for one minute.” Why is this important? Because it tells us that optimizing for sharing can be dangerous, as many people who share your content might not be very likely to return. It can also lead you down the path of creating content that’s only meant to be shared, not read. As BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti said in an interview with financial…

    Herbert Lui/ Relevancein Content- 10 readers -
  • BuzzFeed: We Don’t Fear Facebook News Feed Changes

    … As the CEO of a site that receives so much traffic from Facebook, you might think BuzzFeed’s Jonah Peretti would be worried about changes Facebook has made over the past year to filter out memes and other types of low-quality content. But Peretti said recently he’s not — and even if BuzzFeed gets less traffic from Facebook, that would be OK…

    Martin Beck/ Marketing Landin Social Facebook- 26 readers -
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