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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.

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.

Here are 10 Tips from BuzzFeed to Make Your Content Go Viral

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But of course we also focused on making content go viral. Or creating quizzes or games with your content. Can we do 10 variants?

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.

Docstoc Ramps Video Content Effort

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Santa Monica-based Docstoc , the online business documents site headed by Jason Nazar, has quietly been ramping a video content effort at the site. Disclaimer: socalTECH has also contributed content to the new section.) video production content advice business small docstocREAD MORE>>.

MySetLife Adds Content From Hollywood Reporter, FilmContact.com

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mysetlife hollywood reporter producer content filmmaker investedinDetails of the business arrangements with those firms was not announced.

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?

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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.

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?

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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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.

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.

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>>.

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.

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 !

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.

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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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.”.

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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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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

Twitter Delivers You 4x More Traffic Than You Think. Here’s Why …

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In some ways it is because that’s where your user engaged the content. Today they’re wrong. Terribly wrong. Possibly up to 4x more.

Why Startups Need to Blog (and what to talk about …)

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Make it organic.  If you write good content and consistently you’ll build an audience over time. This post originally ran on TechCrunch.

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Guy Kawasaki’s Enchantment

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For instance, the table of contents also serves as a checklist by which the reader can keep track of the persuasion skills they have mastered.

Why Entrepreneurs & VCs Should Focus on Basecamp, Not the Summit

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Or maybe you’re developing second screen viewing applications like GetGlue or building a YouTube studio to deliver low-cost content.

Want To Be A TechStar? Read Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson’s New Book: Venture Deals

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We didn’t have too many content arguments. I recently reviewed Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson’s book Venture Deals , in THIS ENTRY.

Len Short (Red)ily Discusses Google, Bono & Steve Jobs

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Despite this technical glitch, I opted to publish our discussion, given the high-quality content of his comments. They are in control.

BLOGGER ALERT: How to Start a Blog and Make Money Blogging

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The marketer in you says sell sell sell and the passionate blogger says I just wanna create content my followers will love. Write your content.

Getting to Know Maker Studios

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And this is at the same time that content has become more predictable. It was founded by Danny Zappin, Lisa Donovan & Ben Donovan.

Contract Traps Entrepreneurs Should Avoid At All Costs - Sweet Sixteen Kisses of Death

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This ensures that everyone understands the key formulas, and thereby avoids a common point of contention in deals that go awry. Arbitration.

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.