Daily Archives: October 28, 2009

10 years later – do they have a clue?

The Cluetrain Manifesto is ten years old today — and the message is just as compelling as it was when I first stumbled upon it on the internet a decade ago.  I still remember looking at it in awe, saying to myself — yes!  That’s it exactly!   I still remember how energized I was reading it.  Kindred souls.  Smart people.

Yes, they were arrogant.  Yes they were out there.  Okay, maybe they were a little over the top.   But damn, they were a breath of fresh air.   They still are.  Check out the interview that we did with Doc Searls at http://tobtr.com/s/752388 I have to get hold of David Weinberger and ask if I can post the interview I did with him as well.  We talked about his new book Everything is Miscellaneous.  Check back her and I’ll see if he’s okay with posting the link.

The message in Cluetrain is as fresh today as it was 10 years ago. ” We are not clicks or eyeballs, we are people ….deal with it.” Continue reading

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