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Real Sidechicks of Charlotte debut episode racks up 60,000 views in 48 hours

The Real Sidechicks of Charlotte, a reality show following eight local mistresses, debuted Monday night and has already racked up 60,000 views. If you love...

What I wish I’d known before becoming a social media influencer

More than 267,000 people (and counting) are riveted by fashion and lifestyle blogger McKenna Bleu’s every move. From her daily outfits to her new home,...

Charlotte Agenda wins 7 awards for editorial excellence from the N.C. Press Association

Charlotte Agenda won seven awards — including four 1st place awards — in the 2017 North Carolina Press Association contest that draws entries from all...

10 local media minds to watch in 2018

Local media is changing, fast — and the pace is only going to accelerate. Here are the media players to watch in 2018. As legacy business models collapse,...

Our top 10 stories and top 5 videos of 2017

#1: New 56 tiny home neighborhood is underway in northwest Charlotte Views: 85,000+ Take: Charlotteans want to trade for location and a smaller mortgage/rent....

A digital news reader’s bill of rights

Journalists have long had the bad habit of holding readers in contempt. Maybe not an individual person, but certainly the audience as a whole. And that’s...

15 most popular Agenda stories of 2016

In 2016, the Agenda website generated over 12.5 million views. Here are the 15 most popular Agenda stories in 2016. #1 – Pat McCrory roasted by full...
Mellow Mushroom taps BooneOakley for latest ad campaign. Watch spots.
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Mellow Mushroom taps BooneOakley for latest ad campaign. Watch spots.

After signing a deal to become a presenting sponsor on the ACC Football Network, Mellow Mushroom (HQ in Atlanta) selected Charlotte ad agency BooneOakley to...

Given today’s media landscape, who will be the next Charlotte Magazine publisher?

On Friday, Charlotte Magazine Publisher Richard Thurmond formally announced that he is leaving the magazine and taking the position of senior vice president...

If they don’t screw it up, the Charlotte Business Journal will be our dominant local news source by 2020

WSOC-TV, WBTV and The Charlotte Observer will dramatically decline over the upcoming years and the Charlotte Business Journal has the opportunity to become the...

I hate when companies try to trick me with idiotic direct mail campaigns

Last week, I made myself dumber by reading this piece of mail sent to me from Time Warner Cable. “ALERT!” “RESPONSE NEEDED WITHIN 25...

Our Charlotte Agenda Today iOS app is now available for download

We just released an iOS app. You can download the new Charlotte Agenda Today app here. Most local media companies take shortcuts with their native app...