Archive for June, 2005

Blogging community come to the aid of Mukhtaran Bibi

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005From the GuardianFinal act of rape case puts Pakistan on trialPakistan's supreme court will today begin to consider whether to reimpose the death sentence on six men accused of gang raping a woman whose battle for ...

Engagement Marketing or bust

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005I had dinner at the bigblog company HQ last night. Adriana is not only in possession of a fine mind but also a great cook! Once again my plan of retiring to bed at a reasonable hour went out the ...

Good for Schools – Good for business

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005Jupiter is a manufacturer of brass and woodwind instruments.This is what Jupiters website saysSince 1930 the JUPITER company has been dedicated to helping schools and culture. This simple definition still represents the primary goal of the ...

The extraordinary benefit of learning collectively

Monday, June 27th, 2005Jupiter is a manufacturer of brass and woodwind instruments. This is what Jupiters website saysSince 1930 the JUPITER company has been dedicated to helping schools and culture. This simple definition still represents the primary goal of the JUPITER brand ...

What gets measured gets made Part 2

Monday, June 27th, 2005Brian Jacobs originally wrote a whitepaper for SMLXL on metrics and I am glad to say we are still discussing and working on this thorny topic. You can read the first part here and in conversations I have been ...

Money down the drain – with under-inclusive audience sampling

Friday, June 24th, 2005I know this is stateside. But it interests me and it should interest you. Let me set the scene for you, Nilesen are being faced with a suit by erinMedia and ReacTV filed against Nielsen last week. As Mediapost explains...

Punctuated Equilibrium for Media & the High-Street

Thursday, June 23rd, 2005From the FT Friday June 17thFROM BRAND LEADER TO STRUGGLER IN 8 YEARS. The FT reports about how the internet has cannibalised the car rental firm Avis revenues and profitability. The Ft quotes an analyst that saysAvis Europe were arrogant in ...

Designing your own revolution

Thursday, June 23rd, 2005Is what Charlie Leadbeater talks about in a recent article in the Observer on Sunday, on how communities are forming and co-creating togetherAnd it seems the notion of co-creation is moving into public policy as a new 'co-creation' ...

Breaking down the division between community and commerce

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2005the Economist in an article celebrating ebays 10 year anniversaryThe commercial opportunities presented by an expanding global web seem almost limitless. But the pace of change is rapid, and so is the ferocity of competition. To succeed, firms need ...

10 years at ebay

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2005Adriana from the Big blog company quotes the Economist in an article celebrating ebays 10 year anniversaryThe commercial opportunities presented by an expanding global web seem almost limitless. But the pace of change is rapid, and so is ...

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