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YouTubers Come Of Age – Google Scores A Solid Return On Its Video Development Fund


During the latter half of 2011, Google awarded a number of leading YouTubers and nascent Internet TV networks grants of $1 million to $2 million.

Demand Media Buys Two Firms, Renews Google Ad Deal


Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online publishing empire run by Richard Rosenblatt, said Tuesday afternoon that it has acquired two companies, plus renewed a deal with Google. IndieClick was headed by Peter Luttrell, and RSS Graffiti by Ryan Hoffman. Financial details of the two acquisition was not disclosed. READ MORE>>.


Google Cleaning Out Their Closets

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Google has from late last year embarked on an in-house cleaning project. Another service facing the axe is Google Talk Chatback.


Fliptop: Shining A New Light On The RSS Feed

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The RSS feed subscription idea has been around for quite some time now, however for some reason never really caught on with the general public.

The Power of Twitter in Information Discovery

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First, A Primer: Portals, RSS, Feed Readers & Delicious - When the web started we needed directories to find information and thus Yahoo!

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Top 120 Startup Posts for 2010


Some really great stuff in 2010 that aims to help startups around product, technology, business models, etc. First Principles. Berkonomics , November 29, 2010 Rice Alliance IT/Web 2.0 Forum December 9th Lineup - Startup Houston , November 27, 2010 When to step on the gas and go for it? If you think so, please let me know what they are

SMCLA: Google Analytics Recap and Video

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Repost of SMCLA's Going Goo Goo Over Google Analytics. Avinash Kaushik is THE MAN when it comes to Google Analytics. Seriously.

Commission Junction Co-Founder Lex Sisney Applies A Scientific Approach To Analyzing Your Business


To this day, Commission Junction remains the dominant player despite Google's significant investment of time, money and resources. Hate Physics?

32 Questions Developers May Have Forgot to Ask a Startup Founder


See also - When to Use Facebook Connect – Twitter Oauth – Google Friend Connect for Authentication. Do you need to provide RSS? Partners?

Go West Young Men: Winklevoss Twins Buy $18M L.A. Mansion To Dive Into SoCal Tech Scene

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Google. Download the TechCrunch App for Android in Google Play. Startups. Mobile. Gadgets. Europe. Video. Enterprise. Venture. Social.


6 Steps To Raising Venture Capital – Hint: Preparation Matters More Than Your Pitch


• Facebook • Twitter • Delicious • LinkedIn • StumbleUpon • Add to favorites • Email • RSS

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

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We also talked about why Jon decided to leave Google to become an EIR at a VC firm (Polaris) – minute 33. Can we do 10 variants?

Facebook’s Biggest Mistake?


According to Google, adding phone numbers to search placements has the added benefit of helping improve click through performance by 5-30%.

When Intent And Content Align, Online Ads Suck A Whole Lot Less


For instance, Tumri and Teracent (acquired by Google) are both doing interesting things with respect to matching images with display ad copy.

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Down the Stack | How Low Do You Go?

Tech Zulu Event and Google Apps are two common examples. You’re a startup. You’ve got a great idea for an app. appeared first on TechZulu.

Twitter Networks are Different than Social Networks

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Brad googled him on his Iphone. But Twitter is different than Facebook because it’s more open and it’s asymmetric. Great life story.

Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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RSS ); Why You Should Start a Company in. Google acquired that and incorporated it. Okay, maybe not Pauly Shore. startup scene so hot.

The Men of Pinterest


The inspiration for this blog post via  a recent Tweet , Hunter is a force of good at Youtube and Google. It’s literally that good. Hunter Walk.

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

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Type “personal financial management&# into Google. That way people who want to get your blog by RSS and/or email can do so. Blogs.

5 things Silicon Valley gets wrong about Southern California

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Clash of the Titans: Google joins Apple, Microsoft in announcing new tablets (and more). 1 day ago. Google Plus. Whats Hot Menu. Apple.

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Most Common Early Start-up Mistakes

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This is part of my ongoing series “ Start-up Lessons. &#  If you want to subscribe to my RSS feed please click here or to get my blog by email click here. often talk with entrepreneurs who are kicking around their next idea. These periods of time can leave a founder very vulnerable in the future. Not worth it. Register a company.

Top Ten infoChachkie Entries Of 2012 – The Year Of Syndication


YouTubers Come Of Age – Google Scores A Solid Return On Its Video Development Fund. > 780 social media shares on TechCrunch. 9. • Facebook • Twitter • Delicious • LinkedIn • StumbleUpon • Add to favorites • Email • RSS Greetings loyal readers. and Forbes. Not sure. 2012 Rank.

The Who,What,When,Where and How of Blogging

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What to Blog About Which platforms to use * Tumblr * Blogger * Wordpress * Posterous Domain Options RSS Feed Options Managin Comments Who is reading your blog? Analytics (Google Analytics, Chartbeat) Promoting Your Blog * Facebook * Twitter * Youtube * Viddy/SocialCam And other topics. Why Blog? Email


Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles

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NAME Google. The southern migration is taking place as companies like Google. Google says on its website. Google+. Twitter.

The Best VC Meetings are Debates not Sales

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Having a discussion is a great way to build rapport with the person asking the question.  It’s OK to say things like, “I could see why you might think that Google would go into our market.  It’s a valid concern and we worry about it, too. They seemed to agree with everything I said.&#. Tips in a debate led VC Meeting. 1.

Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

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asymmetry, real-time, curated RSS / link-sharing]. ask microsoft, aol/time warner & google]. Google acquired YouTube for $1.65

Top 30 Startup Technology and Product Posts for September 2010


Consumer RSS: 1999-2010 - Venture Chronicles , September 11, 2010 paidContent made an interesting connection about Bloglines being shut down and the broader question of RSS in the age of Twitter. Today RSS is the enabling technology – the infrastructure, the delivery system. Simply put, there is no market for RSS. Enjoy.

The first 6 steps to homegrowing basic startup analytics | Futuristic Play by @Andrew_Chen

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This likely means something like Google Analytics , although there is a very large universe of equivalent tools out there as well. Comments.

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How to Block Unwanted Bots from Your Website with.htaccess

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For example, version 9.51 of the Opera web browser has a user agent string of"Opera/9.51 (Windows NT 5.1; U; en)" (among others) while the Google search engine bot goes by"Googlebot/2.1 (+[link] (among others). You can learn of new articles and scripts that are published on by subscribing to the RSS feed. htaccess ".

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Choosing Internet Platforms


Google App Engine - take more than two seconds to process we are going to kill your request. Must be willing to work the way Google expects. From BBM's web site: media RSS - extensions to RSS subscription format to support time based media, enclosures, copyrights and other meta-data needed for media. It's funny. Whoops.

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Five Trick Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Answer Before Asking For Money


Avoid too much specificity, as you may risk sounding like yet another startup that is, “Waiting For Google.” Question 4: What is your Plan B?


Social Media for Service Professionals


Unfortunately, that means that every post you should stop and think about the title and maybe even research it using the Google Adwords Keyword Tool.

3.0 Update, Customizable App Builder and More in Mobile Roadie Pro

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Pro allows for a more customizable version of their app builder to give those with a creative mind more room to play. The Upgrade. The 3.0 update.

What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

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asymmetry, real-time, curated RSS / link-sharing]. ask microsoft, aol/time warner & google]. Google acquired YouTube for $1.65

Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers


Others shun translucent run-of-site Google ads, because they are distracting and monetize at extremely low rates. • Facebook • Twitter • Delicious • LinkedIn • StumbleUpon • Add to favorites • Email • RSS Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers. What’s So Cool About Coull? Share and Enjoy.

Improving Website and Wordpress Performance with Hard-Coded Share Buttons

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you should follow me on Twitter here and you should subscribe to my posts via RSS here or email here. site). You’ll be given a short URL.

The social Web in 2010: The emerging standards and technologies to watch

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This is something that Google is attempting to do with its Wave format and remains an approach to watch. via Email alerts or RSS.

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Advertising Wants to be Measurable – An Investment Thesis

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But of course Google eventually became the massive winner in this category. believe that many social networks confused this idea. Perfect.

Quickly Enable Social Logins with JanRain Engage

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This includes support for Facebook, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn and over a dozen additional services. Well come back to this in a moment.


How brain-amputated developers created the social media plague

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Google Enables Real Time Spam and More ( Outspoken Media ) Shared Items Stuff4Bots Whats that? Tweet its URI (not shortened - message incl.