Blogging – A Competitive Double-edged Sword

 You’ve got a new direction for your company – should you blog about it or not? Few years ago many web 2.0 entrepreneurs were blogging quite openly on their plans and product roadmaps, right before web 2.0 has become a real competitive landscape. Nowadays, since there are already giants playing in the web 2.0 battlefield, …

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Blogging for Governments

Does anyone know on blogging applications that are being developed or targeted at governmental applications. Governments can benefit from blogging with applications such as: periodic public announcements in the city, state and federal level. Intra-agency secure communications. Give us your feedback.

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Is Microsoft a deadly threat for SixApart and other blogging platforms?

Duncan Riley write on Blog slayer: Microsoft and the future of SixApart about the threats Microsoft poses on standalone blogging platform companies; including potential threats. Although the post relates to SixApart I think it is relevant for any other company that provides similar tools. Although a direct competition with Microsoft is probably not the most …

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2010 The Decade of Content Discovery

The last decade, 2000-2009, flourished with new content creation tools: blogging, tweets, videos, personal pages/profiles and many others. One thing that did not catch the speed of innovation on the content creation side is content discovery tools. We are still mainly using Google's interface of search results to find stuff interesting. There were few tryouts …

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My first days on Twitter

I had my twitter account for quite a while but never really twitted. I guess I was part of the million accounts out there, just idle. I did not find a time to blog so automatically I considered tweeting as something I won't have time for it also. Last week I started tweeting and it …

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Long time no blog

Well, I am finaly able to admit that blogging isn't easy as I thought it was when I started this blog. I had dreams of blogging everyday, once upon every interesting thing that happens and apparently I did not. Tried to blame it on lack of time, subjects I did not think were worthy or …

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2007 Wrap-up in Aggreg

Hi All and Happy Holidays! 2007 was an excellent year for me personally and for Aggreg as well. During 2007 we have reached the following achievements: – We have launched Aggreg corporate web site – Strategicboard, our blog search engine, reached a steady 20K daily unique visitors and the trend is going up. Most of …

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W2Apps – What is it?

Hi,W2Apps, is a web 2.0 news and blogs portal that delivers what is happening right now in the web 2.0 world. We aggregate blogs and news feeds that are only relevant to web 2.0 including ajax, social networks, wikis, blogging, feeds, enterprise 2.0, blog search engines, aggregators of any kind and more. The portal will …

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Contemplating on Web 2.0 Business Models

Most of my time as the developer of Strategic Board is spent on how the hell can I make money from this. Strategic Board as many other Web 2.0 sprouts and trees create "value" in the new content creation era we live in a.k.a as blogging. Blogging both for users and publishers is free and …

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