I'm B.L. Ochman,. a Fractional CMO, and I've been helping blue chip companies, agencies and associations incorporate new media into their marketing mix since 1996.

I'm an AI-literate multi-media content creator, live-stream event and podcast producer, journalist, ghost writer, social strategist and producer of socially shareable videos.

Let's talk about how I can help you.

I co-host and produce the award-winning weekly Beyond Social Media Show

I contribute to Ad Age Digital Next, Social Media Today and others. On Twitter, I'm @whatsnext.

Commentary Archives

9/11 – The Slip
PLEASE SHARE – GapingVoid Cartoonist Hugh Macleod Needs a New Kidney #KidneyForHugh
9/11 … one most important memory
Happy New Year! Don’t Be Complacent
John Lennon was murdered on this day 36 years ago
Does giving back really matter?
Maurico Luque Steals My Content
How the Google-Twitter Partnership Changes SEO for Brands
The PR Makeover of Cecil The Lion’s Killer Dr Walter Palmer
Frankie Manning 1914 – April 27, 2009: “Dancing is falling in love”
[VIDEO] Pros & Cons of Starbucks’ #RaceTogether Campaign
Toyota Rips Off Story: Gets Sued
Will Google+ Minus Hangouts?
Giuliani Blasts Obama & Social Media Blasts Back
All your marketing skills mean nothing!
Four NYC Rabbis Arrested, FTC Warns Agencies, Subway Dancing
Microsoft CEO Apologizes Lamely, Copyblogger Quits Facebook
Kevin Richardson Plays Football With Lions, Facebook Bans LikeGating
[VIDEO] Interview with Eric Yaverbaum about Emma Watson Trolls
Photorealist Painter Ester Curini’s Solo Show Opens Oct 2 in NYC
Worst 9/11 Brand Tweets; Rice/NFL Debacle; Apple’s Launch
Live Dog Elected Mayor, Limbaugh Lies (again), Edelman PR #FAIL
2014: Twitter bios show epic growth – to 297,897 – of self-proclaimed social media gurus
VIDEO: Net Neutrality Rant, Funny Alarm Clock, United Breaks Guitars2
Eight incredibly creative (and lucrative) ways smart brands are using Google+
Sing Halelulah! US Airways forgives poster of pornographic Tweet
MLK Day Mistweets, Richard Sherman’s Rant & EA’s Non-Disclosed Paid Reviews
Remembering Dr. Howard Boone Jacobson
Beyond Social Media Show # 24: Home Depot’s racist Tweet, Dolphins’ Bully, YouTube policy backlash
Martha Stewart’s Big Blogger Blunder; Tide’s Scary Vines; apps and stats you need – Beyond Social Media Show
Fox News Brand Jacking; Google’s New Privacy Policy & Hummingbird Update – Beyond Social Media Show
Join us Tues, Oct 1 at 2 PM EST for 1/2 hour live Google+ Hangout on Air with The Beyond Social Media Show
9/11, a dozen years later, memory lost
Beyond Social Media – This will never be ok!
While brands & gurus whine, White House holds Google+ Geek Week Hangout
Dear Google: You are doing a terrible job of explaining Google Plus
Beyond Social Media Show Episode 3 – Daredevils, Strange Protests, Shiny Objects You Can Use & Lots More
Beyond Social Media Google Hangout, Episode 2: Aliens, Despots, TicTacs & Shiny New Stuff
Beyond Social Media Podcast: Ship Your Pants, AP Twitter Hack, & Vibrating Underwear
Technorati 2013 Digital Influence Report: Is Blogging Dead? Hell No!
Oreo’s Superbowl win proves – clearly and sweetly – that money really can’t buy love
Dear Dog.com: Here are the top three reasons why forcing Facebook “Likes” is a bad – and prohibited – idea
How Hurricane Sandy Gave Me a New Respect for Garbage
Chase Community Giving Contest becomes poster child for what not to do in corporate philanthropy
Exclusive: Cheating accusations made in Chase Community Giving Contest. AGAIN.
Delusional Marketing: “we got 70 million page visits for $0 cost”
9/11 is back. Dammit.
The speech I wish we’d hear at the Democratic convention
Does any big chain have the balls to take a stand against the outrageous cost of replacement ink for printers?
Petco, Nature’s Variety, Diamond Pet Food Recalls Are Hidden. WHY?
Proposed Facebook Buttons
Job seekers are turning to clever, sometimes wacky tactics. Do they work?
Gone fishing
March is DVT Awareness Month – Please Read This Post
Delusional PR Pitch: “we got 70 million page visits for $0 cost”. Time, money, and The Picasso Principle
Occupy Wall St: citizen journalists and buggy whips
iPhone 4S’ Siri is xenophobic and she can’t sing
At Occupy Wall St Protest NYPD Runs Over Man’s Legs, Refuses to Move Motorcycle Off Him
A little rant about social media ethics, inspired by Robert Scoble
Uh Oh! Facebook blew it again on privacy. So what!
Google+ mania: most pundits are missing the real point
Why I’m cancelling my NY Times subscription
What’s Next Blog Study (Part 2): Many of the Fortune 50 face potential reputation issues on Facebook Community Pages (and you might also)
Recent Big Brand Social Media Kerfuffles: BFD
My Social Media Week Presentation on Online Reputation Management
Tweeting the Revolution: How social media is giving Egyptian activists a voice the world can hear
The end of editorial judgement at the NY Observer?
Object lessons for marketers by remarkable artist Terry Border’s Bent Objects
CVS_Cares on Twitter: one of the Internet’s silliest moves. Perhaps ever.
The corporate site is dead. Time to take them down!
B.L. Ochman’s 2011 Online Marketing Predictions: Semantic Web, Mobile Gurus, and the end of corporate webites
B.L. Ochman’s 12 Tenets of Social Media Marketing, Redux
Social CRM, Part 2 – MediaTemple’s Heroic Measures for a Damsel in Distress
Dr Stephan Lynn, Who Tried to Save John Lennon Dec 8, 1980: “…The world would have been a better place if he had lived.” Amen.
With Olbermann suspension, journalistic objectivity, always an illusion, bites the dust
How some social media icons drink from the media firehose without drowning
Your skills aren’t up to date. You could soon be asking “Would you like fries with that?
BP: This is your image – forever. You can’t spin it.
Self-proclaimed social media guru count growth slows: new titles emerge
Beyond the 3D Internet – a look at what’s next in Interaction
The Stealth Interview (the one that didn’t happen)
Mark Zuckerberg: Why are you hiding? Entrepreneurs are already creating privacy solutions as Facebook’s Zuckerberg stays mum
Facebook Privacy Changes – Opportunity or Threat for Brands?
Google innovations: Mad Useful
Chris Brogan (and I) rail against the 24-hour clock
Why ‘good enough’ isn’t
Thistle Farms: Marketing With Hope, Love & Social Media
I’m baaaack! and why I’ve been so quiet lately
B.L. Ochman’s 2010 Online Marketing Predictions: Blog ads, mobile, & solopreneurs
Elf Yourself returns – but where are the rest of the fun holiday sites?
Marketing Personalization for fun and profit – a study in contrast
The Nicholas Brothers in Stormy Weather and Health Care Reform
Top 13 Guidelines for Commenting on Blog Posts
Artist John T Unger, Creator of Artisanal Firebowls, Sued in Federal Court by Imitator, Needs Help Raising Legal Defense Funds in Case With Far-Reaching Implications
Nike Denies Vick Endorsement – But Denial Rings Hollow
Three Top Ways to Damage Your Brand With Social Media
9/11: memory and miracle
How to prevent cheating in your online contests so you don’t get bitten like the Cutest Dog Competition
Why You Should Stop Sleeping With Your Laptop
You Need to Hire Curt Hopkins or Help Him Get a Job
Screw you arthritis! Hands hurting? Try a Foot Pedal Mouse
A Tale of Two Contests Using Social Media – One Stinks, One’s Cute
Debunking Five Myths About Blog Advertising
The Gospel Truth About CMOs
Mars Candy Sends Women Seeking New ‘Fling’ to Porn Site. Ooops!
How to Pick Your Social Media Guru
Frankie Manning 1914-2009 – “Dancing is Falling in Love”
A Sci-Fi Marketing Nightmare for the Recession
Lessons from the Amazon and Domino’s Social Media Firestorms
Amazon Silence in the Face of Social Media Firestorm Demonstrates – again – the Need to Monitor Your Brand 24/7
Etiquette 2.0
Jobless and Less: Let’s Help Norm Elrod Blog His Way to a Job!
Social Media Goes to Court and Bites Users
Stop, Watch and Plotz! 1981 Report on the New Phenomenon of Internet News
Memory and Dream Collide in Martin Luther King Tribute
DaimlerChrysler Christmas 2003 v 2008 – a Study in Contrasts, and Just Deserts
Dear Readers: Please Get Your Eyes Checked
The Most Important Question to Ask a Reporter BEFORE the Interview
Obama Victory: We’re Dancing in the Steets in New York
Please, Please Go Vote – Your Vote Counts
What’s The Best Advice You Ever Got?
The Marketing of the $700 Bllion Wall Street Bailout
Are You Registered to Vote? Are You Sure?
Reflecting on 9/11: Seven Years Later
This Rooster Lives Where Obama Once Lived
Gone to the Beach, See You September 2nd
A Love Song to New York City
“Who Cares About Grammer This is a Blog Not a Novel”
Go See James Braly’s Show, “Life in a Marital Institution”
NY Times Just Can’t Bring Itself to Put CAAFlog Blogger Scoop in a Headline
AP vs Blogger BrouHaHa – New Realities for Old Media
Eye Witness to 1st Ave Crane Collapse
The Most Fun Bathroom in New York City
Small Town USA Memorial Day: a Direct Hit to the Heart
BusinessWeek Forays Into Social Media Signal Publishing’s Future
Do I Have to Keep Doing This Forever?
Nice to Know I’m Not the Only One Who’s Washed Her Phone By Accident
Can Social Media to Change the World? You Bet!
Dear NBC – Your Ad on My Blog Still Sucks – We Really Need to Talk Again
B.L. Ochman’s 2008 Online Marketing Predictions: Mobile, Subscriptions, Collaboration Rule
Social Media Marketing: Who’s Full of Hot Air? Who’s The Real Deal?
An Email Rant for Clueless Businesses
Bella Abdog Marino: RIP, Nov. 20, 2007
Playing Hooky: Celebrating My Wonderful Family
Blood Clots and Flying: The Real Story, a Post That Might Save Your Life
Zoe Koplowitz: An Inspiration to Start Your Week
Mossberg: U.S. Restrictions on Cellphone Technology Are Intolerable
50 Years After Sputnik, We Take Satellites for Granted: How Sad
New York City to Second Ave. Small Businesses: Drop Dead
Letterman Forces Paris Hilton to Talk About Jail
Lois Lane Explains it All to Us
Cop Who Tasered Andrew Meyer LAUGHED, and Kerry is a Wimp
Cops Who Tasered Andrew Meyer Were Out of Control – and John Kerry is a Total Wimp
Stormhoek’s Blue Monster Reserve for Microsoft Arrives on the Cluetrain
On 9/11, for the boys
Print – That Beautiful Tool We Love to Hate
Reports of Blogging’s Death Are Greatly Exaggerated
A Kick in the Pants for Our Attitudes
Kryptonite Lock: You’ve (Ever So Slowly) Come a Long Way Baby!
A Wake Up Call for Early Adopters
Manufacturers’ Hard Drive Replacement Policies Make You an Easy Theft Target
July 4th – a Good Day to Re-Read the Declaration of Independence
An Ode to Electricity, After a Blackout
TechNewsWorld: The Top 10 News Stories Broken By Bloggers
Doctors Say Laptops Causing Crippling Back, Muscle and Nerve Problems for Millions
Constantly Connected: Are You Addicted?
How to Protect Yourself From Being Misquoted
AmEx Members Project Raises the Bar in Social Media Marketing
ChemNutra, Importer Melamine-Tainted Pet Food Ingredients, Hires Two Crisis PR Firms and Starts “Blog”
Voting Brouhaha in Karen Quinn Contest Could Become Plot of Her Next Novel
This Is War
Controversy Swells Around Cesar Borja’s Death
Why Robert Scoble Needs a New Comment Policy
Spin Can’t Help Bush Now
Another Magic Night in New York City
NY Magazine’s Great Reasons to Love New York
The E-Mail Mess – Laugh or Cry?
The Most Dangerous Article of the Week
Switching to MAC Mac: a Very Pretty Experience
Why Big Corporations Aren’t Creative
Ooops! Comments Weren’t Working. Fixed Now
I Haven’t Disappeared – In Dell Hell Again
Are They Fucking Nuts?
Excuses of the Week, or Maybe the Millenium
Arrington and The Pitch From Hell
Alice in Wonderland’s Halloween
Richard Edelman Defends Wal-Mart Flogs
Top 10 Reasons I’m Switching to MAC
I’m Baaack. Please Take Care of Your Eyes!
Haven’t Disappeared; Am Recovering
So Much for Dell’s Great Service – Dell Still Sucks
Dell Impressed the Hell Out of Me Today
Missing from Natural Selection Food Statement About Tainted Spinach: A Heart and an Apology
What Team Hoyt Does for Love
Keith Olbermann Cuts to the Chase About 9/11 Issues
The 9/11 Slip
I’m baaaaaack
Gone Dancing
Pluto Demoted. Why Not Rumsfeld?
See you Tuesday
Dell’s Stock Plummets: Customer Service Cited. Where’s Michael Dell?
Coors Exec & Pitchman Alleged DWI: Website Urges Responsible Driving
Do We Have to Cut Dell and Ford Some Slack? Frankly, No
Ford Bold Moves Answers My Critique and Promises to Get Ballsy
My Morning Walk
World Trade Center Memorial Foundation is Podcasting Survivor Stories
City Sued to End ALL Off-Leash Priviliges for Dogs
Dan Rather to Join Mark Cuban’s HD Net. Eat Your Heart Out CBS. You Blew It.
An Inconvenient Truth – Gore Colors His Hair
A Break for Faith – No, Not That Kind
London Was Great, Flying British Airways Sucks
Greeting from (Astoundingly) Sunny London
I’m Off to London to See the Queen
Chertoff to New York City: Nah Nan Nah Nah Nah!
Feds to New York City: Drop Dead
It’s a Great Time to Be a Fence Builder
Progress? Or Pity?
Leash Nazis, JPCA, Want Dogs to Lose Park Priviliges
Website Wages War on the N Word
City Blowing Smoke on World Trade Center Health Effects
I’ve Been Very Bad
Google Desktop Beta Crashed My Computer
Read This. Cried
Ethics Crisis Blog Nets Top Search Placement In Just a Week
Way Too Much Information From Vegas
Publicist Asks Rubel to Take Down Post. He Says No (Of Course)
Chevy Gets the Picture Not!
What’s Next Blog: Reality Marketing and Chocolate
Are Search Engines Making Students Dumber?
Names I’ve been called in the past week:
Trader Joe’s Comes to Manhattan. Fresh Direct Needn’t Worry
Saxophonist Michael Brecker Needs a Bone Marrow or Blood Cell Transplant. Can You Help?
Top 10 Reasons Your Company Shouldn’t Blog
Is the Internet Fueling the End of Celebrity Fixation? You Bet!
Central Park, Shakespeare Garden, 7:40 a.m.
Amanda Chapel: Fishing for Comments
President Bush, in His Charming English-Challenged Style, Acknowledges Blogs as Communication Catalyst
43 Folders: How to Keep Your Email Inbox Empty
March Madness: A Very Confused Pitch
Edelman Trust Report Finds Peer to Peer Profound
Dyson: Email Should Cost Money
Blog Post to Press Release = Search Juice, But Bad News for Small Businesses
Free PR Web Service Not So Free
Major League Baseball’s Player Blog is a Winner
PR Agency Websites Rated Among the Worst in the World
Teenager Foils Google News With Fake Press Release
Beware the Stealth Interview
Jack Trout Says Advertising Trumps Word of Mouth
Fast Company Features WalMart Blog: No, It’s Not by WalMart
NY Times: Edelman in Sleazy Relationship with Right Wing Bloggers
Out Sick Today
Search Engine Strategies New York 2006 Tsotchkes Lackluster — Like Most Exhibitors
What’s Next: The Design Train Manifesto
I’m At Search Engine Strategies NY — See Ya Later
What’s Next: Ask Jeeves Butler Sent to Web 1.0 Pasture
Six Apart Gets $12 Million From VCs to Do What Delphi Forums Has Already Quietly and Successfully Done
White House Spin Machine Imploding?
Blogs Abuzz That Cheney Was Drunk: Told Ya!
Why Would Any Email Look Like This?
Enough With Pontificating Bloggers! Here Comes the Next Wave of Blogs
Is There a Short Cut to Building Blog Traffic?
I’m Interviewed About Blog Marketing in On the Record Podcast
Harold Burson Starts Unbloggy Blog
Who Says Blogs Don’t Make Money?
Quailgate: Covering Up for Drinking and Shooting
Bubble Wrap Contest Site is Bubble-Headed
Cheney Shooting Coverup’s in White House Hard Wiring
What’s Next Blog Creams Pop PR in Silly Contest
PR Industry Does Its Own PR – But It Needs More Than PR
Disgusting Ricola Cougher to Contaminate New York Next Week
An Alarming New Trend in Consumer Intimidation
BB King Offers His Guitar for Return of His Dog Lucille
Whaddya Want?
Trackback Flaks Are in the Potty Around Here
NY Times Positioned to Be Giant Blog Force – So Why Aren’t They?
Super Bowl Ads: Wake Me When Madison Avenue Gets a Clue
Gaaagle: An Artful Protest of Google Censorship
Fake Cialis Blog Demonsrates Dangers of Not Monitoring the Blogosphere
Mick’s Still Got It, Football Still Sucks
James Frey Creamed Again
Jagger Holds the Power at Super Bowl Half-Time. Don’t Let Us Down Mick!
Western Union -STOP- EndsTelegram Service After 150 Years – FULL STOP-
Two Terrible New Ways to Use Press Releases
Bad Planning Lames Groundhog 202 Campaign
Gnomedex Announcement Confuses April 1 and Feb. 1
You Can’t Make This Stuff Up Department
BBC: US Plans to “fight the net” Revealed
Eunuch Chinese Version of Google: “Do No Evil” Forgotten
Study: Internet Strengthens Social Ties. But You Ain’t Seen Nothin Yet!
Rules for Flaks Who Pitch What’s Next Blog
Journalist Mark Glaser Switches from MSM to Blogging
Fayard Nicholas RIP. There’ll Be Tapping in Heaven Tonight
Forbes Article Reverses Its Blog Bashing Stance, Sort Of
Yahoo Gives Up on Search, Concentrates in Web 2.0
Feed2Podcast Makes Your RSS Feed a Podcast
Water Secrets Blog: Haliburton Gave US Soldiers in Iraq Contaminated Water
True Confessions: I Hate Podcasts
Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery, I Guess
Will the Stones Give NFL Their 19th Nervous Breakdown? I Sure Hope So!
William Johnson, Internet Pioneer, Lovely Person, RIP
Lost a Day to Email Problems and the Miss Gulch of Customer Service
Edelman/Technorati Blogger Survey: Same Old, Same Old About New Media
Gone Skijoring — See You Tuesday
World Trade Center Memorial Fund Calls for 9/11 Stories
Editorial Cartoonist Borgmann Blogs His Sketches and Notes
NY Times and WSJ Finally Cover Microsoft Shutdown of Chinese Blogger
Rip Van Winkle Award for Blog Awareness
New York Stories: A Dog That Prefers Not to Walk and a Dead Guy on the Floor
Happy Holidays – See You January 3rd
My Nephew, a Budding Entrepreneur
NYC Transit Strike Ends: Christmas Shopping Season is Screwed
What the Internet Can’t Do For Small Business
Credit Card Company Holiday Offers Come With Loan Shark Interest Rates
Iditarod Heroine Susan Butcher Needs a Bone Marrow Transplant
Will Google/AOL Deal Send Google Stock Over $500 a Share in 2006?
I’m With the Union on New York Transit Strike
Onion Spoof on Word of Mouth Marketing Hits the Sore Spot
Light Blogging Today: Sick Puppy
e-Commerce Options for Blogs Suck
Can The Consumerist Help Solve Lenovo Bait & Switch Scam?
Time for Disgusting Ricola Mystery Cougher to Die!
Wayne Pollard: Flacks Need Journalism Experience
Are Blogs Worth Anything Without the Bloggers? Maybe
What the World Doesn’t Need Now
Steve Rubel Issues an Erudite Call to Blogging for Big PR Agencies Only
Blogger Takes on NYT Chief Food Critic’s Fish Stories
“No Dogs” Plan for 9/11 Memorial is Disrespectful and Wrong
Why Aren’t Our Schools Teaching About the Universal Declaration of Human Rights?
Here’s My Therapod: And Boy Do I Feel Better Today
Juicy Fruit Blog Bites the Dust. Leaves Bad Taste
Don’t Forget Wilma Victims in Florida
Forbes Story Bashes Bloggers As Lynch Mobs
Constitutional Rights of Editor Suspended in St Louis
Budget Launches Blog-Based Up Your Budget 16-City Treasure Hunt
My Profound Apologies for Sending Multiple Issues of the Newsletter Today!
Terry Heaton: Facing Surgery With Friends
Commercial Alert Demands FTC Investigation of Buzz Marketing
IBM Employee Resigns In Midst of Freedom of Speech Brou Ha Ha
Webster University PR Institute Live Blogs My “In a Fog About Blogs?” Seminar
No Blogging Today, I’m on the Road
Trend Forecast: Blogs Replacing Websites
Blog Battle of Search Titans Escalates
Blogs Still a Wild Frontier to Most Companies
Who’ll Get Rich From AOL’s Buyout of Weblogs Inc? Not the Bloggers!
Blog Publishing Hits the VERY Big Time With Denton/VNU Deal
IBM On Demand Site: Blogging Means Business”
Meet George. We Rescued Eachother Today
Red Cross Shows That It Understands Open Communication
Mainstream Media Discovers Fuel Alternatives at Very Long Last
Water Rising Three Inches a Minute in New Orleans
The Nuremberg Defense Is Invoked by Publicist
Google Launches Category Killer Blog Search Beta
Brownie Resigns in Credibility Blow for Bush Administration
Four Years Later: Still a Big Hole in the Ground
Outing: Citizen Phnotographers Will Ignore FEMA
W: Fiddling While Rome Burns
FedEx Competing With Its Own Customers. WTF?
The Red Cross is the Best Place to Donate for Hurricane Relief. Please Donate Now!
R.I.P. Sammy Ochman, Aug. 2, 1992 to Aug. 27, 2005
David Pogue: What’s Google Up To?
CVM in High-Stakes Push to Cure Homeless People’s Phonelessness
Blogging of Interview Raw Materials Changes Journalism
BlogOn Conference PR Firm, Porter Novelli, Has No Blog
Quill.com: Customer Service Done Right
FedEx Blows: They Sue Their Biggest Fan
Deleware Supreme Court Hearing Lawsuit on Anonymous Blog Posts
Online Marketers Still Can’t Get No Respect, But They’re Making Tons of Money
Blog Ethics: What Business Relationships Should Bloggers Disclose?
Why I Hate HP Customer Service and Tech Support. It’s Not Why You Think
How to Pitch Bloggers. Hint: Bacon’s Has No Clue
Hilary Clinton Gets the Internet: Backs Access@Home
Microsoft Launches Blog Network and Boy is It Dull
No Way to Send Letter to the Editor Through Business Week’s Site. Why Not?
Got the I’ve Been Misquoted in Business Week Blues
What’s Next Blog Comment Policy
Money Being Thrown Around Like 1999 Again
CNET: Yahoo to Launch Blog Ad Network to Compete With Google
Jupiter CEO Blogs About Sale of Search Engine Strategies and ClickZ
Digifeld Salutes the 13th Birthday of King Samson de SoHo
Robert Scoble Takes His Marbles and Goes Home (for a little while)
Robert Scoble Is Going to Have to Eat His Hat
PRSA Defends Ghost Writing for Clients
iFulfill Owner Uses Blog to Chronicle Every Entrepreneur’s Nightmare, the Company’s Demise
ICE Your Cell Phone — NOW!
iFulfill.com Closes Shop Unexpectedly
Like Ketchum PR, Burston-Marsteller Just Doesn’t Get the Internet
Comment Problem Fixed
Ketchum PR’s No Blog Policy: Lame, Lame, Lame!
My Thoughts on Open Comments
American Airlines Contest PR Problem: Winning Sucks
Cheap T-Shirts Anyone?
A Sad Day for Democracy: NY Times Reporter Ordered Jailed
EDS Launches Fellows Blog: PR People, Read Their Pitch!
Happy Independence Weekend
IBM “Blogvangelist” Sher Taton Launches New Blog
Webtrends Delivers Prize and a Surprise
The Marketing of the Iraq War Sucks
Why Blogs Won’t Replace Press Releases – or Publicists
Karl Rove Needs to Put a Sock in It
Enjoying This Gorgeous Day
Sun’s Schwartz: Leaders Can’t Survive Without Blogs
Ketchum PR Starts Ketchum Ideas Blog and Boy Is It Lame!
Robert Scoble’s Way Cool Surrender on China
NYC City Council Speaker Using Issue Websites, But a Blog Would Be Better. I’m Available to Help Miller and/or Mayor Bloomberg
Scoble Embroiled in PR Firestorm Over China Statements
Don’t Even Know What Day It Is
Seth Godin, The Stones and a Lie from Commerce Bank
Post Metrosexual: Selfish Is In
MoveOn.Org Mobilizing to Save NPR and PBA from Congressional Budget Cuts. Sign the Petition. This Time It’s For Real
The Difference Between Blog Posts and Articles
George Carlin: Keeping a Website Up to Date Is a Real Pain in the Ass
I Say Uncle on Full Feeds
No PR Spin Can Save UPS on This One
All Consumers Are Liars
Why Full Posts in RSS Feeders Don’t Make Sense
New Jersey Shark Attack: Product Placement for Jaws Anniversary?
The Official Search for David Koch is Ended. Why?
Marketing Missteps: iPod Users Unified in Love of iPod and Gripes About It
Supremes: High Times Over for Medical Pot Smokers
Dow Jones Solved Newsletter Problem: Needs to Solve Apology Problem
Hello Microsoft! Why is Word Spell Checker Illiterate?
Facts Beneath 911 Funding Flap Are Fetid
Ad Agencies Say “Screw You” and PR Firms Need to Do The Same
Who You Calling Weird?
Will the Magic Eraser Kill You? And Why Fresh Direct Needs a Blog
David Koch is Missing on a Mountain in Canada, Please Help
Paris is Peeing Right Now
Happy 91st Birthday to the Great Frankie Manning, The King of Swing
Wall St Journal Tech Report on Mainstream Media’s Future Ignores Impact of Blogs
Wal.l Street Journal Poll Has Confusing Choices
Ouchee, Blogging Light Day
What I Learned About Marketing From My Dentist
Adrants Says Marketing Sherpa Doesn’t Get RSS
Holy Amazing Compliment BatGirl: I’m Compared to Diane Sawyer
Wal-mart Ad Agency Makes Nazi Ad Situation Worse
Blankenhorn: Seven Blog Business Models
Review: eMarketer’s $695, 15-Page, “Blogging for Business” Report
PBS Dog Expert Misses the Boat on Dog Love
Cows Invading New York May 12 — Please! No Cowracter Blog
Will New York Times Have the Balls to Take Major Steps to Enhance Credibility?
The Best Quote from Blog Nashville
Blogging Lite Today
Irrational Blogguberance? You Bet! Blogs Are NOT The Answer to Every Marketing Question
Will Business Week Blog Turn to Paid Sub?
Politicians Blogging Like “Real Human Beings”
New or Old Journalism — It’s Still About the Writing
Is Blogspotting Being Met With a Big Yawn From BusinessWeek Subscribers?
Web Digest for Marketers Predicts Top 10 Trends for Next 10 Years
Misquoted in the Press, Fred Wilson Proposes a Dangerous Alternative: The Stealth Interview
New York Times Breaks Huffington Blog Story 18 Days After It Runs in Blogosphere
Spam Email Follows Intelliseek/Edelman Blogging Report Download
BusinessWeek All Wet on Blog Advertising Predictions
Freeway Blogger Details Anti-War Vets’ Civil Disobedience
New York Times Needs A Web Link on Breaking News in the Print Edition
Google Betas “My Search History” Which Smacks of Big Brother
VNR Giant MediaLink’s Stock Rising Despite Wall St Journal Article
Wall St. Journal: How Companies Pay TV Experts For On-Air Product Mentions
Nosatradamus and the New Pope
Tracking How Long It Takes the New York Times to Pick Up Stories From the Blogosphere
The Ladder of Blogging Obsession
Apple Vs Microsoft on New Operating Systems: No Contest
CBC Fires Publicists But Will Hire Outside PR Firms
Barnako: Blogging, Podcasting and RSS are Bottom Line Tools
How a Guide Dog Helps “Fetch” your Tax Extension
Crowther “Fix” Sure to Lead to Legal Trouble
Consumers Talking Back to Weblogs, Inc Interactive Ads
Don Crowther Update: It’s Cluelessness, Not Lawlessness
Bloggers Propel a Dumb Mistake to Warp Speed
Jason Calcanis on How to Succeed in Business
I Give Up on Yahoo!360’s Buggy Beta and Unhelpful Help
Meet My Sexy New Keyboard
Milk Blog, a Shill for Special Interests, Claims ABC & USA Today Were Duped By Bogus Institute
FCC Holding Hearings on Proposed Blog Regulation
“Congress shall make no law …. abridging freedom of speech …”
Yahoo! 360 Beta Still Buggy. Customer Support Still Unresponsive
Gone Fishing…See You Monday
Yahoo!360 Beta is Kinda Buggy But Interesting
Blogger Calls Administration Liars But AP Won’t Use the “L” Word
Bring the Body Bag Count Back to TV News to Make Iraq War Real
Love Song to iPod
Real Dogs Don’t Eat Lobster
My Response to Flap About My Search Engine Report
PR Firms and TV Stations Should Share the Blame in Bush Administration’s Video News Release Propaganda
As Pale Male and Lola Await the Stork, He Provides Behavior Lessons for Human Males
Seth Godin: Don’t Shave That Yak
Attorney: Corporate Bloggers Have to Face Employment Consequences
China Water Expo Gets Dirty Publicity
Spring Is Coming Despite Freezing Days
Comparing Graff to Gannon is Like Comparing Fluffy Bunny to Chuckie
Search Engine Strategies New York Earns $3 Million
The New York Times’ Love and (Mostly) Hate Relationship With Blogging
Vacationing In My Own Town: New York City
Rent-A-Kvetch on Canadian TV News’ Marketplace on Sunday Night
Peggy Noonan: Old Media Envy Freedom of Bloggers
Los Alamos National Laboratory Employees Blogging
What Makes a Blog Successful?
CBC Kvetching Shoot Went Great
Lo and Behold: Dell Showed Up! Here’s a Guide to Effective Complaining
My Nephew Is Brilliant
Dell Tech Support Sucks
Not Answering Email for Three Days is Simply Bad Business
How To Choose Among The Greatest Medicare Advantage Plans
I’ve Pissed Off Some Publicists
Homelessness Is an Illness Issue — Mental and Physical
Google Reportedly “Disappears” Blog By Critical Employee
Bob Herbert: Bush Dances While American Soldiers Die
Jay Rosen, PR Bloggers and the Williams Flap. Yawn.
Wall St. Journal and New York Times Still Dissing Bloggers
Search Engine Guru Danny Sullivan Takes Super-Marketer Seth Godin to Task on SEO
Howard Dean Announces Candidacy for DC Chairmanship. Will Traditional Media Give Him a Fair Shake?
Gillmor: Bloggers Have Every Right to Free Speech
CBS Releases Independent Study of Rathergate and Fires Four Top Execs
Are GM’s Small Block and FastLane Blogs More Than a PR Gimmick? Stay Tuned
Calcanis Pens Open Letter to Jobs Over Apple Suit Against Journalists
A Challenge to Bacon’s MediaSource: Engage Bloggers in Blog Monitoring Plans
Dead-Tree Journalists Still Surprised at Blogs’ Reach and Impact
Happy New Year
Is Bush Kidding? $35 Million Is Not Enough for Tsunami Relief! Let’s Prove That America is Not Stingy!
On the Scene Tsunami Videos
Donate to USO Operation Phone Home
Dead-Tree Journo At Dallas Morning News Sounds Premature Death Knell for Blogging
Hooray for J. Crew and Others Boycotting Australian Wool
Time Magazine Names Power Line Blog of the Year; Calls Them Amateur Journalists
Santa Was Floored
What If Pale Male’s Nest Was in Harlem?
Only 10 Percent of Army Humvees in Iraq Are Armored, Says Army Times
Ragan Report Rant Rips Bloggers
BzzAgent Is NY Times Sunday Magazine Cover Story
Liz Smith Pines For Good Old Days When Publicists Were Press Slaves
Amtrak, the No Security Way to Travel
Ad Week Launches Ad Freak Blog
Maps and Magnets Everywhere
Bob Bly Would Like Some Marketing Blog ROI Info
Ding Dong! Ashcroft’s Going to Mars
Did Democrats Concede Too Early? There’s a Movement Afoot to Find Out
Barnako Wakes Up About Blogging, Bly Still in the Dark
The Real Marathon
Another Black Eye for Barnako
DM News Article is All Wet on Blogging
Two More Reasons to Vote: Superbugs and Big Drug Companies
Vote or Die
Madison Avenue Ponders the Potential of Web Logs. Will Suits Take Over Blogging?
Blogs Are a Good Buy for Advertisers
Bush Administration Brain Dead on Explosives Disappearance
Bloggers Convince PRSA to Add Blogging Workshop to PRSA 2004 Conference
Steve Rubel Forgets What Mother Said
PRSA Conference Flap Update — I Certainly Have Their Attention :>)
My Challenge to PRSA 2004 Conference Planners Spreading Through the Blogosphere
Second Presidential Debate Shocker
Second Dog Shoots Man — Is It a Movement?
Vice Presidential Debate: If Looks Could Kill, Cheney’s Would
PRSA Conference Ignores Blogging
Vapid Quote in Subaru Release Picked Up By Lazy Journos
Gawker Blows It On Style Segment
Gorgeous Example of PR Speak
US Govt Details “Remains Handling” Procedures for Iraq War PR Agency
Mandatory Draft Bills Before Both Houses — Where’s Kerry? Traditional Media?
Chinese Falun Gong Followers Stage Harrowing Demonstration at NY City Hall
President Bush Loses Heart
Iraq Casualty’s Mom Arrested as Protester at Laura Bush Speech
U.S. Government Seeking PR Firm to Represent Iraq War
Oprah Show Car Giveaway Proves Again That PR Trumps Advertising
September 11, 2004: Grateful for Clouds
Sexually Frustrated Chinese Chimp Takes Up Smoking and Spitting
Gap and Turner Broadcasting Feature Sarah Jessica Parker in Online Campaigns
Rep. Ed Schrock (R-Va.) Resigns After Blogger Outs Him
Wall St. Journal: Blogs Fulfill Internet’s Promise of a Voice for All
Not So Fast! Corvette Pulls Dream Sequence Ad
Shameless Self Promotion
Warner Brothers Records Makes Classic PR Mistakes Approaching MP3 Music Bloggers
Fatal Vision Website Abounds With Missed Marketing Opportunities; Cries Out for a Blog
Why Your Bank is Wasting Your Time: Thank the Patriot Act
Latest Burger King Ad Ain’t No Subservient Chicken
More Than 200 Major Business Leaders Announce Their Endorsement of Kerry
Fisher-Price Florida Voting Device
Blogs Still Mystify: 10 Companies That Missed Blog Opportunities
Internet Week: Convention Bloggers Legitimized New Medium
Krugman: Trivial Campaign News Reporting is Dangerous
Bravo! Kerry Makes the Speech of His Life
Why I Like Teresa Heinz Kerry
PETA Slaughterhouse Video Causes KFC to Drop Plant
Holmes Report Articles Misses Really Big Picture on Internet and Blogging
I Need a Vacation
Newman’s Own Organic Pet Food Enters $15 Billion Industry, Misses Online Marketing Opportunity
Armey’s Army Jumping In Bed With Spoiler Ralph Nader
Kids Get to Try Out Grownup Jobs at Wannado Park
Kellogg Serves Mercury Powered Spiderman Toy in Kids’ Cereal
Sam’s in the Daily News Today, But The Quote’s Left Out
President Bush Sends My Dog A Victory 2004 Membership Card
Symmetry of A Moonlit New York Night
Fahrenheit 9/11: Great Content That Needs a Good Editor
Reagan Was No JFK
A Direct Hit to the Heart
Consumer rage over iPod mini e-tailer sites
Citizen Journalists Change Worldwide War Perception With Digital Cameras
Andy Borowitz: White House Response Shocker
Hey Spiderman Marketers! Give Your Money to New York’s Kids, The Yankees Don’t Need It!
Is This a Great City or What?
Ford: Cat Killed in Ad Agency’s Bowels. Yeah, Right!
Burger King’s Funky Chicken Is Cool But the Press Release Lays an Egg
Airhead’s Airhead Publicist Goes (Very) Public
White House Economic News
My Victim Compensation Fund Hearing Is Today