2021 was the year of broken supply chains, Amazon aggregators, more advertising, Shopify’s almost-marketplace, and one unanswered question - did the pandemic boost e-commerce after all? For now, the world of marketplaces revolves around Amazon - it has doubled in size in two years. No one will challenge it directly, but a different paradigm might. #ecommerce
MT @glecharles This combo 2021 trends + highlights from the excellent @BookSmartsPod on @NetGalley is a great read. It was an interesting year in this bonkers industry, and 2022 should be even more so.
MT @mediagazer Hot Pod’s 2022 podcast predictions: Facebook hosts and monetizes podcasts, fewer exclusive show deals, affiliate revenue growth, standardized salaries, and more by @ashleyrcarman and @braccisaurus.