New Insight Into Blogging Shows – gasp – It’s Profitable

Marc Penn over at Wall Street Journal came out with some insteresting statistics about blogging today including the fact that roughly 1% of Americans are blogging for some source of income with 2% of those earning enough to make it their PRIMARY income. And people used to laugh and call blogging a “passing fad”. Blogging…

Google Launches Knol Knowledge Base

Google unveiled it’s Knol service yesterday – a Wikipedia-eque service that allows users to write topics and post photos on a specific topic for money. WSJ.com: “By trying to provide such content, the service is likely to compete with online encyclopedia Wikipedia, whose articles tend to rank highly in Google search results. In an interview,…

8 Email Mistakes You Should Avoid Like The Plague

How many emails do you send a day? Do you often forget to attach files? How about sending email to the wrong person? Kim Komando came up with eight easily avoidable mistakes that every business professional should know no matter what the size of their company. Here’s a quick rundown of the list. Failing to…

Dane Gets Blogging Gig for AmEx

Dane is blogging the American Express OPEN Adventures in Entrepreneurship Conference. You gotta check this out. This is really cool. Sir Richard Branson (Virgin Records, Virgin Airways, Virgin Mobile, etc. etc.) will be there. Dane is blogging as part of an online discussion with Rob May of Business Pundit and Anita Cambell of Small Business…

How Much Is It Worth To Ya’?

Back in the dot com boom I did a lot of slice and dice sites for people. To say I worked cheap would be an understatement. Everytime I turned around someone was wanting me to “help” them design a website or design and code a site as a trade out. Either way I ended up…

Getting The Best of It

Here’s an easy way for expectant parents to pick up some cash and help their family get them the things they need for the baby: Create a website with listing the stuff you want from Amazon.com. Use an Amazon.com affiliate link for each item on your site. You get the gifts you want, your family…