Using interns (Twinterns) to promote your business on Twitter may pay dividends (Pizza Hut) or it may cause you problems (Habitat). Or you may want to give the CEO a job to do… tweet tweet!
How I created a blog widget, gadget, snippet, blidget of my crap for you to add to your blog/website. How sexy is this Blidget? Widgetbox is one of those easy to make widget sites. A blidget is a widget or gadget (a box with RSS feeds, like MyYahoo or iGoogle) – people can subscribe to […]
From CrikeyMedia on YouTube In online communities, years ago, we used to use the politically incorrect term “Forum or Admin Nazi” to denote a forum moderator that deletes content due to either a) a rigid interpretation of the rules or b) makes up the rules as they go along. An example of a) would be […]
Don’t show SilkCharm the new fashions for avatars. I can hardly fund her inworld as it is; expensive critters, avatars. Louisa Hearn of the Sydney Morning Herald: Haute couture has shifted its gaze from the catwalk to the world of high technology as the world’s top fashion houses jostle to stamp their exclusive labels on […]
From Bizreport by Kristina Knight: Reuters Partnering With PluckIn a first-of-its-kind move, news syndication company Reuters will begin syndicating blogs. The partnership will join the news service with social media firm Pluck; along with the partnership, Reuters reportedly will invest in the firm. The partnership with Pluck, which runs BlogBurst syndiators, will give advertisers more […]
Adoring FreakONomics. I picked up the book Freakonomics, A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. Loved it, inhaled it in one sitting. Head over to their website and check it out. If you want to know if Sumo wrestling is fixed, whether Chicago teachers screw […]
Download your episode of “Lost” or “Desperate Housewives” (from Yahoo!) LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – ABC’s unprecedented plan to offer next-day downloads of its biggest prime-time hits for $1.99 per episode TO Apple’s new video playing iPod opens a new revenue stream for the TV industry and a new era of digital portability for viewers, experts […]