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StartupRoar - Great Content for Startups

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The home page always shows the latest and greatest content coming out. All content is shown as a snippet and links directly back to the source.

Content, Commerce, and Cosmetics: A Look At IPSY's Subscription Business

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The company operates the Ipsy Open Studios based in Los Angeles, which specifically caters to content creators in the beauty area. What is IPSY?

Amos Content Group Gets Angel Funding

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Santa Monica-based Amos Content Group , a provider of editorial and video content services, said today that it has scored a round of angel funding.

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Hulu: Nearly Half A Billion In Revenues in 2011

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Top Ten infoChachkie Entries Of 2011

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With the exception of the week of Thanksgiving, I published two entries every week during 2011. published 21-Skype interviews during 2011. After a very kind introduction from Mark Suster , both Technorati and BusinessInsider agreed to syndicate my content. Top Ten infoChachkie Entries Of 2011. 2011 Rank.

Demand Media Applies Content Strategy To eNom

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the Internet content publishing company run by Richard Rosenblatt, is applying its crowdsourced content model to eNom , the domain name registrar it owns. According to eNom, it has put up a new content portal focused on the.ORG domain name, which is powered by Demand Media's creative studios.

YouTube's New Content Partners A Who's Who Of SoCal Startups

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Not suprisingly, the announcement by YouTube late Friday of a new initiative to provide original content programming channels on the site was a who's who of Southern California content and media startups. youtube content video streaming machinima demand media equal deca vuguruREAD MORE>>.

Insights and Opinions: A Cynic Predicts IT and Media in 2011

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Everyone who furiously cheered on the acquisition in 2011 will say it was obvious in hindsight. 4. Everything that's old will be new again.

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AudioMicro Launches New Stock Content Sites

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Sherman Oaks-based AudioMicro.com , the stock audio site run by Ryan Born, debuted four new content sites Thursday at the Launch Conference. Born showed off ChooseTattoos , ImageCollect , InfographicStock , and Cartoonsy at the conference. READ MORE>>. audiomicro choosetattoos stock images imagecollect cartoon cartoonsy

32 Questions Developers May Have Forgot to Ask a Startup Founder

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What special data, content, APIs, etc. Content Management - do we need to allow easy editing of content in the system? Partners?

Learn From The Masters of SEO, Social, Branding, Advertising and More | PubCon 2011

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Advertising & PR Events News Pubcon SEO Social Media Social News pubcon PubCon 2011Other then to come hang with the TZ crew of course.

TechZulu Heads To NYC For #BWE | BlogWorld Expo 2011

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This year’s event will feature great educational content, so new media content creators of all kinds will learn the best tips, technologies and methods for growing their brands, audiences and businesses online. BlogWorld Events New Media News Social Media Video BlogWorld Expo BlogWorld Expo 2011 C.C. BlogWorld in NYC?

Interview with Bong Koh, LifeCrowd

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We want to create the right mix of the types of activities, price points, and make sure we have high quality content and high quality activities.

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32 Questions Developers May Have Forgot to Ask a Startup Founder

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What special data, content, APIs, etc. Content Management - do we need to allow easy editing of content in the system? Partners?

The Amazing Power of Deflationary Economics for Startups

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And Amazon wasn’t content with just being books, they wanted to be THE Internet retailer. Here’s what I mean. Why Deflationary Business Win.

The End of the Web? Don’t Bet on It. Here’s Why

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Fred Wilson recently posted a great video on his blog  with the CEO of Forrester Research, George Colony. The money slide is the graphic below.

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Future of TV: The Quick Version

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This is overpriced and consumers are paying for content they don’t watch. And who’s going to produce all of this content?

Choosing a Programming Language and Framework for Your Startup

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For example, you may have content management and community needs that closely align with Drupal. " From Groovy/Grails :: Ruby/Rails :: 2011 State of the framework : Rails and Grails are both excellent frameworks with their current releases. There are some cautions around these choices, but it is often the basis of a choice.

We Have Only Scratched the Surface of the True Value of Twitter. Here’s What You’re Missing

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There could be a causality to content-specific or location-specific tweets (much in the same way some are integrating Twilio). ” **.

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Hulu's April Fool Joke: 1996 Web Design

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Why Reed Hastings Should be Applauded for Netflix Split

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Plus, content rights are harder to secure for streaming. It’s simply brilliant. 1. Indeed, my Twitter stream tells me so. Period. Crappy.

Interview with David Aronchick, Hark

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We covert that property into sound bites at the rate of one per every minute of content. The firm is based in Los Angeles and Seattle.

Top 120 Startup Posts for 2010

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My 1,000th Post on This Blog - Tim Berry's Blog - Planning Startups Stories , July 21, 2010 HTML5 video markup, compatibility and playback - Niall Kennedy's Weblog , February 8, 2010 Your Product Needs a Soul - ArcticStartup , February 12, 2010 Product Friday: Monetizing Content is a Product Problem - This is going to be BIG.

Stocktwits Inks Content Deal With CNNMoney

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San Diego-based Stocktwits , the stock-focused, online social media site headed by Howard Lindzon, has inked a new content deal with CNNMoney , the firm said today. stocktwits cnnmoney content financial social media twitter finance blog bloggingFinancial detail fo the deal were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

The Future of Advertising will be Integrated

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The reality is that advertising has got to become more integrated with content in order to drive efficacy. Banner Ads. Holy Shiitake !

Los Angeles Startup Community

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It brings together events and content for Los Angeles. I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community. told them that I had recently seen several posts/articles talking about how vibrant the community has become. will do my best to keep this up to date.

TZ Startup Hot Seat | Vincent Borel Co-Founder of Webdoc

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It’s great to create rich content but unless its easy to create the barriers of entry are high and the masses are not creating it.

Why I’m Doubling Down on the Twitter Ecosystem

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Viral – One of the most important value drivers of any social network is the degree to which it makes content go viral. What does that mean?

How Startups Can Use Metrics to Drive Success

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For example, if you have developers, content people or SEO folks working on SEO programs you’ll need to allocate their time / costs to this effort.

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson’s Venture Deals

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If you haven’t already subscribed yet, subscribe now for. free weekly Infochachkie articles! The Magicians Tells Their Secrets. Things I Loved.

THQ Sets Deepak Chopra Title Release

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Angry Birds Maker Eyes Hollywood

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angry birds rovio hollywood videogame content smartphone iphone androidMaisel produced Iron Man, Iron Man 2, and The Incredible Hulk.

Warner Bros. Starts Renting Movies On Facebook

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HipGeo Launches iPhone App

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The firm said that the HipGeo app for iPhone allows users to record what they did during the day, and then share their trips and stories with others.

TZ Startup Hot Seat | Andrew Zarian CEO of GFQ Network Inc.

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Yea actually, we recently made some changes to the direction of the content on the network. Give Us the Fast Pitch. How big is your team?

Break Media Launches Screenwriting Contest With Scripped

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Los Angeles-based Break Media , the online content publisher headed by Keith Richman, said today that it has partnered with Scripped.com , an online community for screenwriters, on a new screenwriting contest. break media scripped screenwriting contest production content hollywood produceREAD MORE>>.

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Edmunds.com Bolsters Content With Technology Guide

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Santa Monica-based Edmunds.com , the online car information site, said this morning that it has bolstered the content on its site, by launching a new online guide to shopping for in-car technology. READ MORE>>. edmunds technology guide infotainment electronics bluetooth

How I Use Visualization to Drive Creativity

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From left to right I wrote in boxes: talent discovery, content development, production, post-production, distribution, & marketing. Really.

What to do When a Tech Giant Decides to Eat Your Lunch

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It was about freeing up content to be displayed on big screens regardless of the source or content type. It’s madness. You’ll be dead.”.

The Importance of The Narrative

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Give people a map up front that tells them the general content you’re going to cover. Then give them the content. still do. Better.

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