Top 25 Makeover

Mr Community, Mack Collier, has had yet another busy week — this time giving the Top 25 Marketing Blogs a makeover. From this week, Mack is rating marketing blogs based on Technorati’s “authority” rank rather than the site ranking available through Alexa … and this has drastically reshaped the face of the Top 25 (for example, Kim...

Genesis

Servant of Chaos Originally uploaded by servantofchaos Philippe Deltenre has been doing a series of profiles on marketing bloggers, featuring my good friends Christina (CK) Kerley, Valeria Maltoni and Mack Collier. Each of these profiles make for excellent reading, especially the first question — what was your first blog post. Philippe has kindly asked me...

(Ethic)ette

(ethic)ette Originally uploaded by stesitula I love a good discussion about marketers and agencies and the way they interact with the great mass of people who consume their work, and there have been a couple of really good posts recently. First up, there is this neat post from my buddy Cam Beck which looks at the concept of “targeted reach” as a...

From Little Things, Big Things Grow II

If you have read this post but did not know who Paul Kelly and Kev Carmondy were, then take a look at this clip from the Make Poverty History concert. It also features John...

Need a Job? Come to Australia

North Queensland is deeply embedded in the Australian consciousness. It is a wide open, hot part of the country, where you can drive hundreds of kilometres between towns, a sea of sugar cane stretching away on each side of the road. I can remember as a child driving these long hot roads on the way to a summer holiday destination. I can remember being amazed at...