Tumblr has 120 million monthly visitors from around the World. Many indie brands have successfully expanded their business and even sell their items directly on Tumblr. So how can Indie fashion brands leverage this powerful platform and learn from the successes of others?
Carri Munden, the designer behind the avant garde streetwear brand Cassette Playa, writes a weekly blog for Vice Style and she recently talked about visiting New York City and seeing the Cindy Sherman Retrospective at MOMA. Munden discussed at length the impact Sherman has had not only on her own perspective on culture, but also […]
Drake looking all super warm and cozy The Internet and especially new web culture have completely ushered in a new era of cultural reinterpretation and repurposing. A large part of the underground artistic movements that are occurring online are sourced from previously existing culture. The idea of sampling or remixing has become so commonplace for […]
Teen ephemera via Tavi Gevinson’s new online magazine Rookie For the majority of teens and the Millennial generation that has grown up online the concept of Internet fame has become such a normal and conventional idea that it’s almost become part of their collective identity. Beyond their intended practical use, social media platforms are now […]
The idea of an online persona has become so commonplace that it’s almost easy to forget how recent of a concept it really is. Over the last few years Facebook, Tumblr and other sites have become the go to platforms for teens and Millennials to seamlessly merge their real lives into an online persona that’s […]
I’m so happy to share with you my new project Pluggedin! Pluggedin is a new web series where we invite our colleagues to debate digital platforms, relevant issues and new technologies affecting the New Media landscape. The audience decides the winner, and the winner gets a 30 second video plugging anyone or anything they like […]
One of the things the Internet has accomplished more then any other medium is the extent of interactivity possible. Almost every other medium elicits a passive process where we ingest visual or audio content but it doesn’t usually allow us to alter or change it. The Internet and the rapid expansion of technology has truly […]