The Huge Canary in The Internet Coal Mine

Facebook’s stuttering IPO has the doomsday drums beating. They will fail. The model won’t hold. The stock will collapse. It’s all about Facebook and its stock price. But, there is a bigger story here – one that we wrote about back in 2009 – the Chaos Scenario, Bob Garfield’s theory that the price of advertising [...]

Motivations: Why We ‘Share’ Online

Here’s how to make your blog, your tweets, your Facebook page, and even your LinkedIn profile more effective. Just check out this new study from CIG and The New York Times. This new research suggests 5 key motivations for sharing online (they apply when we share offline too).  To bring  valuable and entertaining content to others – [...]