Online Media Daily
Monday, December 12, 2005
  • Yahoo! Buys Bookmarking Community

    Yahoo! on Friday said it acquired the bookmark-sharing site Del.icio.us. The move comes less than a year after Yahoo! acquired Flickr, an online photo-sharing ... Read the whole story

  • Bytes & Bites

    In a stunning upset, Anderson Cooper was named I Want Media's Media Person of the year--proving that readers who sent thousands of votes to ... Read the whole story

  • Online Retail Traffic Soars

    Led by a sharp increase in visits to music, book, and video retailers, e-commerce sites drew 462.5 million visits for the week ending Dec. ... Read the whole story

  • Analysts Laud Yahoo!'s Low-Cost VoIP

    Yahoo!'s decision to market a low-cost Internet telephone service met with approval by financial analysts at Piper Jaffray. "This is an important step for ... Read the whole story

  • Conde Nast Taps Cross-Platform Exec, Will Leverage Online, Print

    The Conde Nast Media Group on Friday announced the appointment of Jason Krebs as vice president of online sales. Krebs will join Conde Nast's ... Read the whole story

  • Why Marketers Resist Blogs

    Advertisers have gushed non-stop over the potential of blogs as an ad medium. But many have hesitated to recommend anything more than a trifling ... Read the whole story