Last week Democratic presidential hopeful Barak Obama launched his own social network, MyBarakObama. Thereâ€™s been a lot of discussion as to who made this and how well it works. Iâ€™m not really concerned with either. What Iâ€™m wondering is: Why was this made? MyBarakObama offers features already available on free sites like MeetUp, MySpace and […]
The Nofollow attribute indicates if the source of the link “trusts” the destination of it. Trust is a very critical element in human relations and not one of the easiest. Too much mistrust can lead to paranoia and isolation. Too much trust can lead to abuse and being taken advantage of. We learn from childhood […]
Did you notice that the last post by Mr. David Pasternack, titled ” “Is SEO â€œrocket science?â€: A Q&A with Dave Pasternack” from January, 23rd has no comments? There is a friendly invitation reading “Click here to make a comment” at the end of the article, but nobody seemed to be willing to take advantage […]
I wanted to follow up on my post LinkedIn versus Xing (aka Open BC) from November earlier, but did not get around to it until now. I did not expect such an interest in this topic when I wrote my post on a quite Sunday afternoon when I noticed that my OpenBC homepage was redirected […]
Social networking giant and Mega-Google partner MySpace.com has said in a statement that they will start distributing geotargeted Amber Alerts to members notifying them of missing children in their communities. MySpace has teamed up with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children for this new innovative service. These online alerts would be broadcasted starting […]
The Flickrization of Yahoo continues… Yahoo Answers has updated with a new sharing system which lets Yahoo Answers users share Questions & Answers they feel are interesting via “Stars.” Adding a bit more social networking into the mix, the new Yahoo Answers Stars sharing system is a bit reminiscent of StumbleUpon, deli.icio.us or Digg, in […]
Winzy.com launched in April of 2006 and has added a social networking and 2.0 search approach to the ‘search & win’ model. Before looking into Winzy, let’s look at the history of search & win.
I can only imagine the new years eve at Jim “Jester” Kukral castle in the old and infamous darklands of Ohio (or highlands? whatever, a place where it is cold hehe).
MySpace.com has announced the first winner of the MySpace Impact Awards which recognize people and organizations â€œmaking a difference in the worldâ€ through MySpace. MySpace is offering awards to six different categories : Community-building, Environmentalism, Health and Safety, Social Justice, Poverty Relief and International Development. Winners of the awards receive exposure via lots of MySpace […]
Amazon launched quitely with only some little “Teaser Ads” on their Website and via Email to existing customers their new Service AskVille. I received only 3 days ago following email from Amazon.