– An insightful proverb about hard work vs. long work. [Seth Godin] – We all know the importance of opt-ins and even double opt-ins, but Twitter, Facebook, and Myspace are fielding litigation stemming from allegedly unauthorized opt-out messages sent by the services. [MediaPost] – Are you so wrapped up in… Read more“”

– One thing that could be costing you a whole lot: A receptionist who turns off potential new customers by not being interested. [Seth Godin] – Google’s crusade against content farms claims an unlikely property: The New York Times-owned About.com [SearchEngineLand] – With their aggressive slash-and-burn of content farms, is… Read more“”

– In the wake of Google’s mass slash’n’burning of content farms, this is an eerily valid question to ponder: Is bad content simply in the eye of the beholder? [TechDirt] – Apparently the very idea of “campaigns” and “flight dates” is outmoded. This is news to much of the B2B… Read more“”

– “Intelligence combined with relentless persistence.” – Sanjay Sabnani, on what it takes to be successful in affiliate marketing…or any endeavor, really. [Jonathan Volk] – Humans process visuals 60, 000 times faster than they do text–there’s an untapped gold mine in that. [MediaPost] – Hard questions! Are content farms really… Read more“”

– Good morning, New Yorkers! Planning on working from home? Well you shouldn’t, because while road conditions are hazardous, they’re nowhere near as bad as the hundred other winter storms we’ve had! [Gothamist] – Speaking of working from home, there’s a heated debate going down whether affiliate marketers prefer working… Read more“”