Siemens Flies Blogger to Germany to Cover Show
8th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Siemens Flies Blogger to Germany to Cover Show

Joel at Gizmodo just posted that he’s being flown to Germany for the upcoming CeBit show. His flight and accommodation is being paid for by Siemens. This is just another example of how blogging can bring other non monetary perks. Joel writes of the details for transparency’s sake: ‘Siemens offered ...more
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Interview with Joel Comm
8th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Interview with Joel Comm

A few weeks ago I stumbled across a thread on a discussion board discussing the success of a website owner who was claiming that he was earning $15,000 per month ($500 per day) using the Google Adsense program – not only that but he had released an E-book about it. ...more
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2005 Business Underblogger Award Winners
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 5

2005 Business Underblogger Award Winners

More blogs have been nominated for the 2005 Business Underblogger Awards and are listed as follows. Keep those nominations coming in!
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MobileTracker combats Feed Hijacking with Summary Feeds
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 3

MobileTracker combats Feed Hijacking with Summary Feeds

Jon at MobileTracker has just announced that he’s switching his RSS feed back to a summary feed rather than the full feed due to copyright violations and a number of sites who were publishing his full feed without permission. I’ve also had this same problem and found that a summary ...more
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Divester – 74th blog from Weblogs Inc
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Divester – 74th blog from Weblogs Inc

Weblogs Inc have just announced their 74th blog Divester which could become better known as ‘that blue blog’. Jason writes that they are spending more time on design which is pretty evident with this one. I think that this is a wise move as using the same blog template on ...more
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Apple 1, bloggers 0
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Apple 1, bloggers 0

I find this finding by a San Jose judge to be quite puzzling. It seems bloggers are not held under the same law as journalists. I’m sure there will be an appeal of the decision – perhaps as bloggers we should pass around the hat to help fund it – ...more
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Yahoo to Invest in Blogs, Analyst Says
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

Yahoo to Invest in Blogs, Analyst Says

A quick quote from an article found on Yahoo! News written about Yahoo! ‘Internet media company Yahoo Inc. is likely to build and buy tools that help its users create, publish and search blogs, Susquehanna Financial Group Marianne Wolk said in a note on Friday.’ Read more at Yahoo to ...more
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$500 Per Year from Adsense
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 2

$500 Per Year from Adsense

A VC has decided to go public with how much he’s made with the Google Adsense program in a post titled $500 Per Year. I guess the title answers the question of ‘how much’. $500 a year isn’t really a lot when you break it down, less than $2 a ...more
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ecto for Windows 1.5
7th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 5

ecto for Windows 1.5

For all you Windows users – can I suggest you check out the new version of ecto for Windows 1.5. I won’t rave on about ecto again because I have many times before – but I would highly recommend it. If its anywhere near as good as the Mac version ...more
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