Petco’s Incredibly Shortsighted In-Store Donation Strategy

After heaving a 25 pound bag of dog food from the back of the store to the register, I'm greeted by not just the cashier but a daunting proposition posed by the credit card terminal itself. Before I can actually checkout and pay, I'm prompted with the following on-screen question: WILL YOU HELP SAVE A … Continue reading Petco’s Incredibly Shortsighted In-Store Donation Strategy

Misleading ScreenFlow Upgrade Pricing in the Mac App Store

Let me preface this post by saying that I am an avid ScreenFlow 4 user and fan of their screen recording software. The gripe I have with them is not with the ScreenFlow product but with the marketing and promotion of ScreenFlow 5. Depending on how the company responds, I may take issue with their … Continue reading Misleading ScreenFlow Upgrade Pricing in the Mac App Store

How to Make Money on Fiverr Without Selling Your Soul

I joined fiverr a little over a year ago. Initially, I was just checking out the site to see what the fuss was all about. When fiverr originally launched, it caught a ton of press and exposure because of their unique business model. Not only that, it was super interesting to see all of the … Continue reading How to Make Money on Fiverr Without Selling Your Soul

All About .me – The Great Domain Name Debacle

Yesterday, Shoemoney mentioned open registration for new .me domains starts today. After toying with the idea of registering domains like buy.me, sell.me, try.me, etc., I concluded it was highly unlikely I would score any of them and quickly dismissed the idea. It wasn't until early this afternoon I heard rampant rumors of .me domain name … Continue reading All About .me – The Great Domain Name Debacle

Marchex to the sound of one billion pages of local content

In a series of calculated steps, Marchex launched more than 100,000 local websites, providing more than one billion pages of local content today. Previously, Marchex was better known for their massive domain name portfolio including more than 200,000 domains and 96% of all ZIP Code areas nationwide, such as www.90210.com. The newly launched sites feature … Continue reading Marchex to the sound of one billion pages of local content