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Newsletter #23

New addictive social app | Silent Zoom meetings | GitBook cool documentation app | Podcast search engine | Random YouTube vids | and more

Hey, welcome to edition #23 of our newsletter for curious marketers, content creators, and entrepreneurs. Content and tool curation as a service, that’s the mission of this newsletter. Expect stuff about social media, design, marketing, and tech. If you like these newsletters, forward this to a friend! If you received this from a friend, subscribe. Stay fresh! Rolf

🧠 Hand-Picked Content

Silicon Valley Investors Want To Save The World (Article, 5min)

But first, there is a lot of money to be made with addictive social apps. Clubhouse is the invite-only app with a team of two valued at 100mio. More

The Benefits Of Written Communication (Blog post, 4min)

Instead of hopping from one online call to another, why not write a well-thought email? I am pushing my clients in that direction with my calendar being filled up with online meetings. More

A Charming Founder Story (Medium post, 7min)

After going nearly broke in 2008, this founder started to build software as a service business, which generates millions in revenue today. A motivating read. More

Silent Zoom Meetings (Article, 4min)

Need some peer-pressure to get something done? Why not join a silent Zoom meeting and let strangers watch you while working on whatever you need to get done. More

Free Online Conference for Creatives (Article, 6min)

The agenda for Adobes 99U conference isn’t out yet, but I expect interesting talks on a broad range of topics. More

🛠️ Tools & Apps & Services

Document Your Marketing Standards & Processes with GitBook

While primarly known as a tool to collaboratively manage software documentation, you can use GitBook to create any type of documentation. More

Now You Can Create Social Media Posts Inside Mailchimp

“The All-In-One Marketing platform” – that’s what Mailchimp wants to be in the future. More

WordPress Plugin For Link Previews

The default behavior when pasting links in WordPress is strange, this plugin helps solving that issue. More

Podcast Search Engine

Often you want to zoom in on a topic, but do not want to subscribe to a podcast. That’s what you can use this search engine for. More

📣 Fresh van Root

Changelog Started

We started a changelog (with Noticeable) to document all design and content updates we publish on freshvanroot.com. It’s a work in progress. More

🔗 One More Link

Random YouTube Videos

This site plays YouTube videos with less than 100 views for 10 seconds randomly. More