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Cats that Look like Hitler: Own Your Niche Now

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

As I said yesterday, I am getting all my leads these days from Twitter, and this one comes from Doc Searls.
It’s a website called Cats that Look like Hitler. It’s very amusing. Plus, there is a lesson there that Jeff Jarvis talked about eons ago. If you find the right niche, you can build [...]

Laid Off Journalist? Apply for a Free Pro Blogging Account

Monday, November 24th, 2008

This from yesterday’s New York Times:
The TypePad Journalist Bailout Program offers recently terminated bloggers and journalists a free pro account (worth $150 annually) on the company’s popular blogging platform. In addition to the free yearly membership, the 20 to 30 journalists who are accepted will receive professional tech support, placement on the company’s blog [...]

Chicago Tribune’s Howard Witt Praises Black Blogosphere

Monday, August 11th, 2008

The Chicago Tribune’s Howard Witt, in a video interview with Leonard Witt of the Public Journalism Network (, tells of the power of the Black blogosphere in saving the then 14-year-old Shaquanda Cotton from seven years in jail for shoving a hall monitor and then how that same Afro-American blogosphere drove the Jena 6 protest [...]