End of May pick n mix

Want to see the percentage change of house prices in the US from 1920 to present, The Economist demonstrates in a graph that’s pretty shocking. It’s a good time to be in Europe and buy in the US, be it domains or websites.

Guy Kawasaki explains how to pick up a venture capitalist and more importantly, how not to.

Blast Billiards is a bit of fun if you fancy a game.

Weezers new video Pork & Beans is pretty entertaining in a geek/youtube loving sort of way

Dell have been given a ticking off for making it unclear they had a £60 delivery charge!

Scott Fish points out some bargains in the recent Sedo auction where Amercia.com did not sell

Pair of 6 figure sales top the charts at Dn Journal

Everton has been contacted by Google with some Adsense opimisation tips, congrats Everton but you’re not normally allowed to tell people about stuff like this 🙂

Cool post by Yanik from Necker Island, 34 Rules for Maverick Entrepreneurs, can’t say I agree with all of them mind.

About Scott Jones

Scott hails from the north east of Scotland and started earning online at the end of 2000 building websites for local businesses during which time he won an award from Lord Alan Sugar for Excellence in Enterprise. After having quite a bit of success with domaining Scott mainly runs educational evergreen websites which generate over 3 million visitors per month but is always on the lookout for a fresh thinking out of the box way to turn a buck. Follow on Twitter.

Comments

  1. That Blast Billiards is hard, cleared level 2 and then kaboom on the last ball of level 3

  2. Lol why not share? It was generic advice…I think!

    • Hi Everton, I’m sure I’ve seen one of these before and it had a big disclaimer saying not to share, things may of changed though.

  3. it all came up in an email conversation I was having and I wasn’t told not to share any of the conversation. There are no performance metrics, which is the stuff you aren’t allowed to share and similar info has been posted on the google blog before – it was just nice that they tailored public information just for little old me!

    • Found it, this is how the email I saw ended:

      If you are interested in participating in this programme, please reply to
      this email so that I can begin creating a new Google ad layout for your
      site. As this programme is only available by invitation to a limited
      number of publishers, we ask that you please refrain from sharing this
      information with the media or with other AdSense publishers

      The funny thing was the recommendations sent didn’t actually improve anything 🙂

  4. Wow the biggest fall off since 1920s! I liked the graphic image, it is just like playing “jenga” with the housing market 🙁

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