I like when bloggers report earnings. It makes me think and gives me hope. The Wall Street Journal has two bloggers on record in an article about advertising on blogs. Darren Rowse of ProBlogger says he made $250,000 in 2007. ProBlogger’s Alexa ranking is insanely high at 2,994. There’s clearly a huge audience for Rowse’s […]
Archives for January 2008
[Courtesy of Sarah Lane] [UPDATE] Looks like there’s a lot of this stuff going on.
Music blog, Motel de Mocha, is showcasing a great quote from W.E.B. Du Bois. It’s one that creative professionals can certainly relate to. “Now is the accepted time, not tomorrow, not some more convenient season. It is today that our best work can be done and not some future day or future year. It is […]
According to Associated Press, Microsoft-enabled smart carts will be rolling down the aisles of ShopRite later this year. Customers with a ShopRite loyalty card will be able to log into a Web site at home and type in their grocery lists; when they get to the store and swipe their card on the MediaCart console, […]
To help mask its layoffs and reorg, Ogilvy has adopted the language of tech startups. The agency is now in “perpetual beta,” according to Ad Age. Starting immediately, the WPP Group-owned agency is trying to get small, requiring that client meetings center around four key people at the table — marketing, creative, strategy and program […]