Month: September 2008

  • On being the link to news

    Scott Karp, founder of Publish2, explains the power of “link journalism” using a roundup of Vol coverage we did Monday. The concept is so counter-intuitive (create outbound links to generate inbound traffic) that news sites for years were loath to link out, particularly to competitors. But as Karp notes: By rounding up all of the…

  • And you would eat them for why?

    Do you hate prunes, too.

  • A face for a jug

    Dan Traveling has done a video on a couple of my favorite potters, Terry and Anna King of King’s Pottery outside of Seagrove, NC. Fine folks. I think I was in the same high school graduating class as Terry at Southwestern Randolph High School. Dan McCoig does some of the best videos I’ve seen of…