With the rise in power of blogs, also comes responsibility. By late summer, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) plans start monitoring blogs for non-disclosure of free products, sponsored posts and affiliate ... Read More
Don't ask me why, but I've always felt a little strange about making money. Why can't the cash just appear in my account and automatically replenish itself? Oh yeah, that's why we work. Back in March, I asked you all how essential twitter was to your blog... and mentioned I had been doing some experimenting with affiliate links in twitter. At the time, I didn't really think much about whether it was ethical to use affiliate links, because I only tweeted things that I really loved... until I read some recent articles about an affiliate backlash in twitter...
Welcome to our new home A few weeks ago I announced that IFB would go through a transformation of sorts... that we'd go from a blog to a social network with the newly designed blog. While that may not sound like a big step, it's a big step. So what's new around here?
Image by wwarby Social networks take a lot of effort, they really do. In order to make them work for you, you really have to put a lot energy into maintaining your profile, adding friends, commenting, etc... ... Read More