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March 24 2010


BuzzMachine: Comments and how to play host

Jeff Jarvis takes a look at online comments: the problem isn’t messy comments (likened to graffiti), but the way one deals with them, he argues.

Should comments as a form of conversation be eliminated? No, of course not. The tool isn’t the problem (any more than blogging tools or printing presses are). If you eliminate comments that’s even more insulting than not listening to them and it risks giving up the incredible value the public can give if only they are enabled to (a value I saw so clearly in the comments under my posts here or here). The issue isn’t comments or identity or registration or tools. The issue is how you play host.

Full post at this link…

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February 03 2010



2010-01-28_2130apple efect

The traffic of this blog has increased dramatically in the weeks before the Apple iPad’s launch.

We had more visitors and visits than ever.

With 523 links registered by Technorati (Buzzmachine has 657, and Reflections of a Newsosaur 617)

That was the iPad effect!

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