The Ticker: 2014 Tech; NYT Ads; SNL Hire; SEO Punishment; Twitter Boost

Ogilvy: What to Look for in Tech in 2014 (w/Infographic)

Digiday: The New York Times Embraces “Organic” Ad Strategy 

Rolling StoneSNL Hires Sasheer Zamata, First Black Female Cast Member in 5 Years

The Guardian: Rap Genius Returns to Google After SEO Punishment

The Next Web: 9 Ways to Get More Twitter Followers (Ethically)