Monthly Archives: October 2008

Wikinomics features Brownbook

It is indeed an honor to be featured on Wikinomics.com. After all, it was having read the international bestseller Wikinomics by Don Tapscott and Anthony Williams that Brownbook was born.   Denis Hancock really gets why we have created Brownbook … Continue reading

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Brownbook speaks at InfoCommerce

We’ve been invited to speak at the forthcoming InfoCommerce 2008 event, November 10 in Philadelphia. Here’s a little intro from InfoCommerce: In February of this year, I brought to your attention a UK-based online y***** p**** start-up called Brownbook.net. While … Continue reading

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Making the internet work for your small business

I was the recipient of an interesting direct marketing email this week, and it struck such a chord with me that I thought I’d share it with you here.  Some very interesting stats that really drive home the importance of … Continue reading

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Listing in free directories like Brownbook.net made sense

Caught this piece written by Richard Tyler, Enterprise Editor at the Telegraph yesterday: Mr Critchlow said listing in free business directories like Brownbook.net and Bizwiki.co.uk made sense but questioned the return on traditional paid-for directories like Yell.com (Yellow Pages), particularly … Continue reading

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What do you do with your Yellow Pages these days?

How about this… Hmm…

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Social media has no place in business… he cried!

I was invited by Edelman PR last week to a round table discussion titled – ‘social media in business’. “Bully for you” I hear you shout; well occasionally I feel the need to have some social interaction with others that’s … Continue reading

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