This is disquieting, given that CXO uses Omniture’s SiteCatalyst to measure its traffic.
Google files a patent for targeting ads in RSS feeds.
[disclosure: CXO Media is an IndustryBrains "user"]
Thanks to Art Jahnke for pointing me at the ultimate no-spam solution
This could be the Do Not Call Registry of the future —
This was in the weekly update from Doug Kaye at ITConversations, my favorite podcast channel and a model for how to present content from live events:
"1. Free content is more valuable than paid content. When content (or whatever
you choose to call it) can be freely linked to, blogged, reviewed and
remixed, its value to the world (and hence to its creator/owner) escalates
dramatically. Conversely, if you put your content behind a toll gate or
hinder its access or reuse in any other way, you drastically reduce its
Good discussion of the paid/free models, citing Pat Kenealy’s Wired.com interview with Adam Peneberg linked down lower here.
Also discussion of payment models — ala carte vs. flat rates or bundled. As I’ve noted before in my discussions of Highbeam vs. Factiva in the paid research space, the flat fee model is most compelling.
"Blogging: If minds had anuses, blogging would be what your mind would do when it had to take a dump."
Finally, I have found the Ambrose Bierce of our time.