A Followup: Lets look at U2. They put out the single ‘Get On Your Boots’ well before the official release date of the record. The point? Obviously to hype the album. If I liked the song immediately and wanted to get the album, I couldn’t……until – OOPS the album leaks onto BitTorrent BEFORE the official…Details
I’m very excited to participate in ProBlogger’s 31 Days to Build a Better Blog Challenge. Each day, I’ll have teaching and theory as well as a challenge – whether that’s a specific kind of blog post or plugin, or social media component. And theoretically, after 31 days hopefully I’ll be pumping out more quality content…Details
Chris Brogan has such a great post this week on how to not be ‘That Guy’ in the social media space. You know who he is. The kind of guy that incessantly updates his profile with pointless drivel, the kind of guy who sends out 50 tweets a day about how his services, or abuses…Details
Here are a couple clips from the recording of the new full length Modus album. This is Gabe tracking lead guitars.
Ok, I’m taking the plunge into the world of video. This is my first one so please go easy on me. I went Geocaching in Cooperstown NY this past weekend and had a blast. For those who don’t know what Geocaching is, here’s the definition, and the largest site for caches – geocaching.com. It also…Details
So, Kevin Rose (founder of Digg) and Tim Ferriss (wrote ‘The Four Hour Workweek‘) sat down on the couch to talk about the brainstorming and more importantly the TESTING of names for companies. Its a really fantastic discussion, from two guys who have a great track record of building brands on the web. Here’ the…Details
I had a great lunch discussion with some co-workers about the fate / future of newspapers and other major content providers on the web. And its hard to know what is going to happen in the coming months as more and more newspapers go under or entirely online. For me, I think the online business…Details
This is a tremendous post by Seth Godin on firms using salaries as a one axis marketing tool. Here’s an excerpt, but be sure to read the full post, its brilliant. After a million dollars or so in salary, the absolute amount that a person is paid has no real impact on their life. They…Details