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Blucora shells out $45M for explainer site HowStuffWorks

Is there a 400 pound lobster out there? Doubtful, but that’s one of the questions posed on explainer site HowStuffWorks, which also features absorbing page-view sponges like Top 10 Family Guard Dogs. 163 more words

Business

Down on the content farm. Avoiding the Churn and Turn.

Why do people think it’s a good idea? They go to all the trouble of creating a technically good website, fast page loads, half decent graphics and then they fill it full of rubbish. 251 more words

Blogging & Writing

Module 6

After being a journalist major, time after time I heard people say that I would never get a job.  Despite writing being everywhere, the rise of social media has all but destroyed print journalism.   412 more words