Posts Tagged ‘ Wall Street Journal ’

Campy Vampire Hunting With ‘The Occulterers’

Oct 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcast Quickies, Video

As we tick down the hours until Halloween, we thought we would profile a few seasonally-themed shows that have caught our eye and ear this week. Mocking reality “ghost hunter” series, scary teen movies (“Let’s split up and look for clues in the creepy castle/abandoned summer camp/swamp/scary dark cave”), and our current bizarre fascination with […]

Catching Up With Podrunner’s DJ Steve Boyett: Podcasting, and Publishing 2.0

Jun 24th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Quickies, Podcasting

An article in yesterday’s Wall Street Journal about New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly closed with a mention of a favorite cardio workout podcast – the long-running (pun intended) Podrunner. The Podrunner series features free exercise music mixes for runners, joggers, power walkers, cyclists, elliptical trainers, aerobics, or “anyone who can use nonstop, fixed-tempo […]

WSJ: Blogging “America’s Newest Profession”

Apr 21st, 2009 | By | Category: General

Against the background of story after story of hard times in the newspaper industry, the Wall Street Journal today declared blogging “America’s Newest Profession”: In America today, there are almost as many people making their living as bloggers as there are lawyers. Already more Americans are making their primary income from posting their opinions than […]

GaryVee Brings Thunder With 7-Figure Book Deal

Apr 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, The New Media Update, Video

The Wall St. Journal reports today that video podcaster and energetic force of nature Gary Vaynerchuk has signed a “seven-figure, 10-book deal” with publisher Harper Studio. The first of the series, “Crush It! Turn Your Passion into Profits in a Digital World,” will be published in September. The publishing contract is noteworthy for a couple […]

Goodnight Burbank’s Hayden Black On Creating An Internet TV Series

Jun 20th, 2008 | By | Category: How to Podcast, Internet TV, Video

Social media guru JD Lasica interviewed Hayden Black, the creator and star of the Internet video hits Goodnight Burbank and Abigail’s X-Rated Teen Diary, at the recent Digital Hollywood conference. Black offers some background on his shows, but also touches on things anyone should consider when creating an Internet video series. It seems that Hayden […]