The Future of Reporting and Honest Answers about Monetizing the Web

I was invited to speak to SUNY Oneonta’s communication honors society about my ‘successful career’ in online publishing for their speaker’s series a week ago. I jumped at the chance because I love public speaking and, as SUNY Albany alum, I have a soft spot for SUNY students, I was also extremely honored to

Developing a Domain Name – How To Plan a Website?

Whether you own a whole bunch of domain names or just a single one, there comes a time when you decide to develop a domain name into a living/breathing/functioning website. Before you jump headfirst into the details of website construction, it is a good idea to take a bit of time and create a plan

The Right Time to Sell a Website

Have you ever considered selling your website? You need to, and here’s why: Of all the businesses I’ve started over the last 6 years, the MOST MONEY I’ve ever made is when I SOLD the website businesses! There are many reasons why selling your site just makes sense. Here are the big ones… 1) You get a

Why Google Lacks Creativity

In primary school, I liked maths. I played chess. But I also liked art. And played football. In secondary school, my favourite subjects were English and Physics. I still liked art ... but gradually grew weaker at maths, and lost interest. (I eventually lost interest in school generally, and was more concerned about the indie

Dealing with Content Thieves Effectively

Text is a little different, but the same principles apply. I’ve confronted thieves who adamantly refuted my claims of copyright infringement, until I pointed out that they left some live links to my site in the text they had stolen. After that, it was easy to get my material removed. Any time you make

Top 10 Reasons Why Google Is Sexually Promiscuous

* Google is the ultimate web voyeur – it created Google Street View and Google Earth. * There is such a thing as a Google orgy. * Google is the most successful pimp operating legally. It earns a lot of commission from exposing websites to their drooling visitors. * Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey