Category: media

Stealing from my 8-year old son Griffin who’s been referring to the Coronavirus as “The Corona” he’s the inspiration for the title.

Marketing/Branding/Advertising Focused

eMarketer: COVID-19 Impact: Advertising and Marketing

The Drum: Nicely curated across brand-response, creative, opinion, etc.

Adweek (Coronavirus hub): Which also includes – Adweek’s Guide to COVID-19 Coverage: How the Advertising and Marketing World Is Forging Ahead

Adage (Coronavirus hub): Including:


Kantar: The exponential growth of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, has generated unprecedented upheaval and triggered far-ranging impacts on the global landscape. Get updates and insights to help your brand manage the effects of COVID-19 and prepare for the future.

Think With Google: Inside Google Marketing: 5 principles guiding our media teams in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak

PR Week: How global agency groups are handling the outbreak

Less Marketing/More General Interest

2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 (2019-nCoV) Data Repository by Johns Hopkins CSSE:  Includes some excellent dashboards, including this bad boy for desktop

Reddit: R/Coronavirus

Twitter: #Coronavirus

Coronahub: Coronavirus support Community

Fast Company Coronavirus Hub

The Atlantic Hub, NYT Hub, WSJ Hub

Well I posted this question on Quora – What will be the most impactful advertising trends of 2014 – and so far it’s received 1 answer.  Clearly my Quora Klout is low so I’ve decided I would begin tracking the various posts that are addressing my vary question.  No, I’m not unique – it’s why I expect there to be 100s of these posts, I’m just hoping to capture and aggregate a few of them for my reading enjoyment and maybe the 2 people who read/follow this post.

Five Ways the Advertising Industry Is About to Transform – via Harvard Business Review by AOL’s Bob Lord

Linkedin’s List of Big Ideas for 2014 which includes contributions from influencers Sir Richard Branson, Deepak Chopra, James Caan, Ban Ki-Moon and Julia Boorstin (CNBC Correspondent, who’s focus is on the business of media and entertainment)

Forbes’ 2014 Digital Trends And Predictions from Marketing Thought Leaders

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2014

2014 Digital Marketing Forecast: 7 Trends To Watch by Daniel Hebert, co-founder of

Aegis Media’s Dan Calladine [Head of Media Futures] 10 Trends For 2014

Smart Insights’s 22 Digital Marketing Techniques That Deserve Attention in 2014

Mediabistro’s AllTwitter Infographic – 14 Digital and Social Media Marketing Trends for 2014

eMarketer’s Key Digital Trends for 2014

PulsePoint’s CEO via Wired 5 Trends That Will Rock Ad Tech in 2014

RadiumOne gets in their 5 Advertising and Marketing Trends for 2014

At some point maybe I’ll summarize it but don’t count on it.Image