By 2019, video content is predicted to command a hefty 80% of all web traffic. If you haven't started thinking about how video fits into your long-term marketing strategy, now's the time to start taking it seriously.
 
Google unveiled its open-source Accelerated Mobile Pages format in 2016 to improve the mobile web by making pages load faster (and match Facebook‘s own fast Instant Articles format). While Instant Articles has fallen out of use with publishers, AMP has contributed to Google overtaking Facebook as a traffic referral source. But despite AMP becoming a growing share of web traffic, some are calling its benefits into question.
 
 
Legendary R&B/Soul artist, Sade Adu, turns 57 today! The Ibadan-born beauty is the epitome of effortless style and grace. Known for her classic ponytail and red lipstick, Sade has been setting the bar for as long as we can remember, inspiring artists like Alicia Keys and making her fellow Nigerians proud!
 
Tom Hiddleston’s Loki was a scene-stealing delight in Thor and Marvel’s The Avengers, so a Thor sequel throwing his character into an uneasy alliance with the God of Thunder could only be a good thing, right? For the most part, yes, but 2013’s Thor: The Dark World still felt like something of a squib grounder after the solidly satisfying long-distance thrills of its predecessors. What it might have lacked in impact, it did its best to make up for with a wider scope — a storyline pitting Thor against the Dark Elf Malekith in a cosmic battle for the fate of the Nine Realms — as well as a few fresh strands of franchise-building to help set up the next round of MCU movies. “The picture is a mess,” admitted Soren Anderson of the Seattle Times. “But it’s kind of a fun mess.”
 

Sade Adu drops first song in eight years

Nigerian–British soul singer, Folasade Adu, popularly known Sade Adu, has finally put out her highly anticipated first song in eight years.