Sunday, November 20, 2005

Oh I would that it were so....


My blog is worth $10,726.26.
How much is your blog worth?


If only... but it's a fun little gizmo anyway, inspired by Tristan Louis's research into AOL's acquisition of Weblogs inc, the two year old weblog network founded by Jason Calacanis and Brian Alvey, for a sum that is rumoured to be anywhere between $25 million and $40 million. In this process, Time Warner provided some ideas as to the valuation of blogs by traditional media.

14 Comments:

Blogger Danielle said...

OH NO!!! We're all going to be sell-outs!!! NOOOOO!!!

Sun Nov 20, 01:58:00 AM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

Nice picture Danielle!...but you know you shouldn't show yourself like that to Gavin!....


Gavin...;-)...thanks for the map!...sorted it in the end...I did put a couple of quotes in my blog header that learning a new language was like a new life etc....well I'm still learning!

P.S. my blogs worth a fortune on aesthetic value alone...of course if you caluculated the value of the content you get a much lower figure!!!!!

Sun Nov 20, 10:46:00 AM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

P.P.S....found this on Danielle's blog:

http://www.oddcast.com/sitepal2/whatis/features/tts/

Try it Gavin...you seem to have difficulty getting your meaning across...sitepal may help!!!...hehehe

Sun Nov 20, 10:52:00 AM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

P.P.P.S....if there are people that spend hours each day trawling through this blog then FUCK OFF you stalking, pervy shitcake!

...whistle...

Sun Nov 20, 10:53:00 AM GMT  
Blogger Gavin Corder said...

Behave yourself Span, you'll scare my public!

This is how it should be done:
Dear Valued Visitor,

Your interest in my blog is much appreciated. However regularly viewing more than a dozen pages per session without leaving a comment can be a bit creepy.

Have a nice day,

Gav

Anyway you cheeky bugger Span - it's not me having diffculty getting my meaning across - you don't listen! I could always stop helping you and leave you to your own maegre resources...

Sun Nov 20, 12:58:00 PM GMT  
Blogger ianhug66 said...

Hahaha, you guys, I seem to be spending more time trawling the web looking for wacky add-ons, does my head in, it's so damn confusing..

Sun Nov 20, 01:54:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

Don't say it's confusing Ian, Gavin will be in to stick the boot in...stil,he's right about at least 2 things...firstly, I don't listen (nor does he but we can't exepct him to notice!) and secondly I'm a bit blunt with comments: I don't see the need for dressing things uptoo much.

and lastly...maegre...do you mean maestro Gavin?...or can't you spell the famous Commissaire's name (a character by Georges Simenon?)...hehehe

Sun Nov 20, 02:41:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Omni said...

It's a neat idea, but Technorati can only calculate using those blogs in its system... and is only counting blogs updated within the last 6 months, and is no longer reading many of those.

Sun Nov 20, 03:14:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Gavin Corder said...

Acient joke time: someone shot a hole in Brigitte Bardot's bathroom window. Inspector Maigret is looking into it!"

Oh ho ho ho! Maestro, is it? You'll be lucky on the strength of a typo!

Mon Nov 21, 12:49:00 AM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

hehehe..well it was only that or Maesteg!...boyo! (sorry Ian!)

Mon Nov 21, 10:16:00 AM GMT  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This blog isn't as good as one I've just seen called Owsblog...that is great!

I want to bear his children...but you just deserve a slap!

SINXS...:-)

Mon Nov 21, 09:06:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Gavin Corder said...

Fuck off Span!

Mon Nov 21, 09:08:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Span Ows said...

Que?.....

Mon Nov 21, 09:24:00 PM GMT  
Blogger Gavin Corder said...

Manuel?

Mon Nov 21, 09:31:00 PM GMT  

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