Meet the Crawlers and more at SES

This week I have taken part in Search Engine Strategies 2006 Italy event. It was very exciting. I have met a lot of interesting people. One of these is Steve Olechowski co-founder of Feedburner. I have also talked to him for a podcast I will publish on Thank You Steve. Link: My SES IT …


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The Fading Future Of Italy’s Young

I am one of them 😦 Fast-forward to Italy 2006, and the image of the precocious apprentice has been replaced by a humbler figure: the underemployed 30-something despondent about the present, let alone the future. Link: A special TIME Mag article about Italy.

The Fall of Berlusconi

Berlusconi's political machine is in meltdown. The candidate's first televised debate was a disaster. His coalition and his cabinet are out of control. Instead of tending to allies, he's battling the big business interests that ought to be his core support—all of them alarmed by Italy's seemingly unstoppable economic slide. Along with much of the …

Go go blogging!

While growth is slowing at most top Internet sites, it is skyrocketing at sites focused on social networking, blogging and local information. The dramatic success of those Internet categories is apparent from a recent online-traffic analysis provided by market research firm ComScore Media Metrix, which examined visitor growth rates among the 50 top Web sites …