If it wasn’t so serious, it would be hilarious

An Irish research company called Research and Markets has published a report on blogging in the enterprise entitled Web Logs: Blog Threat Management. A snippet from their press release: DUBIN, Ireland, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ — Blogging is rapidly emerging as a threat to Internet users. […] While blogs have a legitimate use, online journals pose […]

Just say no, bloggers

Oh dear. Quite a bit of talk this past week about the notion put forward by some people in the US to form a committee on blogging ethics. Thereā€™d be a domain registered (blogethics.org) and the committee would work on keeping the blogosphere honest so helping prevent evil marketers spin their deceitful ways. Just hang […]

Off-target email marketing

I received a wonderful email offer today from eWeek. The type of marketing email that illustrates a keen awareness of how to make a complete ass of yourself, diminish your chances of success and ruin an opportunity for developing any relationship. As this image shows, a snippet from the email, they’ve offered me a free […]