Links for 2007-07-11 [del.icio.us]
- Eleven lessons learned about blogging, so far
Not surte about his point regarding comments, but the rest is pretty good. "Marc Andreessen wrote an interesting post about his first five weeks blogging. He was the founder of Netscape, for those of you who are new to the Internet."
- Google To Launch Mapplets This Week :: Techcrunch
Very nice. These are effectively widgets that can be added to Google maps - some are created by Google but there is also an API for third parties to produce their own.
- Nielsen Alters Web Ratings, Favoring AOL Over Google - washingtonpost.com
File under: Stupidest thing I've read all week. "The research service announced yesterday it would measure popularity by how long users linger on sites, not by how many pages they view, a move that could affect how online advertising works."
- Trevor, the Mentos intern
Fantastic. Via Contagious magazine.
- MySpace Black Curtain
"Enables MySpace registered users a chance to see early previews of films before they hit theaters. The move is the biggest studio social networking promotion to date, and also marks MySpace's first foray into a worldwide exclusive event." Here's some more detail from the Movie Marketing Blog
Thursday, July 12, 2007