I am a mighty advertiser!

Summary:I’ve noticed an interesting trend of late in the social networking world: micro-advertising. Google have embarked on yet another Google Adwords mailout campaign, with a £50 off deal.

I’ve noticed an interesting trend of late in the social networking world: micro-advertising. Google have embarked on yet another Google Adwords mailout campaign, with a £50 off deal. And now LinkedIn have joined in the fray, with a $50 off deal.

As freelance front end dev work is a bit thin on the ground, I thought I’d give the LinkedIn advertising a go. Who’d have thought it, me, an advertiser?!

Jake Rayson, Front End Developer
That’s me, the advertiser

And that’s the interesting development, as advertising has reached the micro-level, and we are all becoming advertisers in one way or another. My own skills are pretty darned niche yet if it’s easy, relatively cheap and actually works, then I wouldn’t be averse to advertising. There goes my soul… ;)

@growdigital

Topics: Software Development

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A web designer since the 20th century, I am a pragmatic advocate of Free Software and I use proprietary software when appropriate. I made the full-time switch to Linux back in 2007, and my desktop tools of choice are Linux Mint, Inkscape, GIMP and Sublime Text. As a Front End Developer, my core skills are HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery, an... Full Bio

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