Tag: link economy

  • Publishers rediscover the link economy

    Publishers are returning to that old link economy model that made the blogosphere what it was but with a new name.

  • Hey IOL, it’s ok to link to Gareth Cliff’s blog post

    IOL mentioned and quoted from Gareth Cliff’s blog post about his dismissal from M-Net’s “Idols” without the courtesy of a link to his blog post. This devalues his work and undermines the Web’s link economy. It is also not great journalism.

  • Jeff Jarvis has covered German publishers’ efforts to prevent Google and other search engines (but mostly Google) from linking to their publications and quoting snippets of their content unless a Google pays for the privilege. These publishers seem to be ignoring the fact that Google sends a substantial amount of traffic to them in the […]