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Sunday Chatter – 11/9

November 9th, 2008 posted by · 1 Comment

John Reese Still Livin’ Large After BlogRush Failure

Last week it was made known that BlogRush shutdown. Creator John Reese isn’t too worried though, he’s still a millionaire with plenty to spare on failed projects like BlogRush. With $500,000 down the drain, John declined numerous offers from potential buyers to sell BlogRush and instead decided to take a loss. Even with a half million dollar sinkhole, John is still pretty well off. Take a look at these photos of his lifestyle.

Inside the Offices

Dailymotion is often overlooked because of YouTube, but don’t underestimate then. The company is located in Paris, France (did you know that?) and has some pretty sweet digs. posted some photos of their office space recently. While it doesn’t compare to Google’s office, it’s nothing to sneeze at either.

How to Get Media Coverage for Your Blog

If I didn’t write enough about Darren Rowse already this week, I have another reason to. has published an excellent post on how you can get mainstream media coverage for your blog. It’s not as hard as you may think. It all boils down to creating a unique and intriguing story. Read more.

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  1. jesse grant MyAvatars 0.2

    Great post , I used to see those widgets everywhere and I also had one on a blog long ago , I never thought they would close down the doors though , it looked like a great idea.