A Brief History Of: Brainstorming Revenue Models for Twitter

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[Originally published on Flux Research in 2012] 77 Revenue Models For Twitter (Circa 2009) via Open Innovators Discussing Twitter’s revenue model and/or business model with a focus on monetization has been one of the more popular passtimes of web business writers. Twitter’s confusion over monetization is an example of what happens when you build a … Read more…

Marketing Tips from Fred Wilson, A VC [Circa 2011]

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[Previously published at Flux Research circa 2011. It’s a bit over the top but I don’t want to hide who I am in the hopes of someday chatting with Fred Wilson or Brad Feld. That would be doing it wrong!] Fred Wilson, one of the leading web-related venture capitalists of our time, has just posted … Read more…

Out the Vaults: 50 Cent and the Violence of Money

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[My second All In The Game column published in the May/June 2005 issue of Pound Magazine.] Though the shooting that occurred at New York’s Hot 97 radio station between the release of The Game’s “The Documentary” and 50 Cent’s “The Massacre” has been called a publicity stunt, 50 Cent’s prior public statements clued me in … Read more…