Perfcast Episode 18 – Ringing In The New Year

Its been awhile since David and I had the opportunity to discuss the news and various happenings across the blogosphere. In this action packed, somewhat depressing episode of Perfcast, David and I reflect back on 2008 just a little bit and then proceed to dive into the news which their was plenty of this week.

Is That Comment Spam?
Podango Bites The Dust
B5 Media Made 1.3 Million Dollars In 2007 (David actually clears up some confusion related to this post)
Consumers Union Purchases Consumerist And Defamer Goes Up For Sale
More Bad News About 2009 And Online Advertising
Monetizing Doesn’t Seem To Be Getting Any Easier
Success And Post Count
Google PageRank Updated For The New Year

LISTENER FEEDBACK – In this episode, we answered a listener email, read two comments related to previous episodes of the show and read and email from a new listener. You can give us your feedback by shooting us an email at, [email protected] or leave a comment on this blog post.

BLOGGING JOB OF THE WEEK – Found thanks to Freelance Writing Jobs – Entertainment Industry And Technology Columnist

I’m looking for a freelance writer passionate about the entertainment industry to contribute a monthly column about Technology from the perspective of being productive or successful in the entertainment industry.

Topics Include:
Marketing on twitter
Myspace Marketing Tips
Expanding your fanbase with Ning
Email Dos & Donts
DRM issues
Website reviews

LENGTH OF EPISODE – 1 Hour 10 Minutes

NEXT EPISODE – January 8th, 2008 at 7 P.M. EST

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DOWNLOAD THE SHOW: PerfcastEpisode18.mp3