Archive for February 2006

How Not To Get Your Name Mentioned on Chartreuse (beta)

February 27, 2006

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So I’m reading this free Link Bait Report and find a link to my site.

How cool is that?

Very cool if you are me. Of course the name of my site wasn’t mentioned but I can deal with that.

I just won’t mention his name either.

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Are Good Writers Destroying Your Blog Network?

February 27, 2006

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It’s possible that your writers are hindering your network.

 Especially your good writers.

The trick in creating a real network is keeping people inside your walls.

Denton does it by creating an attitude.

Calancis did it by creating so many sites you couldn’t get out.

If you have a good writer for one of your properties that is what the reader is investing in.  They are not really investing in the network.

So how do you keep good writers that your audience can invest in but still keep folks inside your network? (more…)

This Day In Remix

February 27, 2006

things I was thinking about writing about but realized they were too short for a post…

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1938 Media uses video regularly on their posts. (yeah!) But since they use apple quicktime I have to wait for it to load. (awww!)

suggestion: Add a logo to the clips. Upload it to YouTube. The quality will suffer (awww!) But folks can share the clips with others. (yeah!)

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Why Mike Rundle Can’t Sleep: BlogMedia Buys Blog Herald

February 26, 2006

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There are only 2 types of divorces. The kind which end amicably and the kind that ends with one or both wanting to run the other over with a Mack Truck.

No matter how the divorce ends though, the real pressure falls on the new guy (or girl). They will always be wondering in the back of their minds, “How do I compare to the ex?”

That question will be soon be running through the minds of the executive staff of Blog Media. They just picked up the audience of The Blog Herald recently dumped by blogebrity Duncan Riley.

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