Google’s Plus Sized Failure

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On August 8, 2011
  • 15 Comments
A month ago I was excited about Google+. It represented something new. Something shiny. Attractive. Google had finally created something that people outside of the tech industry could get on board with. Today, just one month later, the once promising community has become useless to me. It’s just another proverbial flash in the pan on […]
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Google+ is Where the Rich Get Richer

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On July 15, 2011
  • 4 Comments
Tweet As the first couple of weeks wind down to a close, Google+ seems adamant on being more than just another flash in the pan. 10 million strong have joined the ranks at Google+ and Google co-founder/CEO Larry Page was certain to highlight these and other impressive numbers on the company’s quarterly earnings call Thursday. […]
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A Strong Case for Google+ Stream Modifiers

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On July 13, 2011
  • 3 Comments
Having already eclipsed the 10,000,000 user mark (including more than 2 million in the past 32-34 hours) – it’s clear that Google+ has more consumer support and interest than projects like Wave, Orkut and Knol. With an incredible start out of the gate my mind has continued to race with thoughts as to how Google […]
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The Elephant in the Google+ Huddle: Community Monetization

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On July 11, 2011
  • 7 Comments
Google+ invites have circulated for a couple of weeks now and as the exclusivity begins to wane, curiosity of Google+’s evolution is on the rise. One thing that seems incredibly common is that Streams are too frequently populated with updates on Google+ itself – something that many users have begun to find quite annoying. Suspiciously […]
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MySpace Tom’s Words of Wisdom on Google+ and Facebook’s Future

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On July 8, 2011
  • 8 Comments
I never thought I’d come back to the blog after a two year, one month and nineteen day hiatus to blog about Tom, the awkward looking friend we all popped our MySpace cherry with. But I have, and with that said, I’d like to buy Tom Anderson a beer for providing some interesting perspective on […]
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Tynt’s CEO Derek Ball Responds to SEO Community Concerns

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On September 11, 2008
  • 16 Comments
My lengthy blog post last night regarding the concerns webmasters and search engine marketers have regarding the new Tynt Beta service was met with cult-like following.  While my post received attention from sources like Twitter and Sphinn, where many shared my views – it also helped Tynt to understand concerns and prepare a response plan. […]
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