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  • Official Announcement: Lensroll Directory Closed

    Official Announcement: Lensroll Directory Closed

    I’ve been getting a lot of emails asking what happened to Lensroll so I guess it’s time that I shout out the official word. The directory of Lensroll has been permanently shutdown. Let me explain. About a month back Glen shared  a short message he had gotten from a fellow Squidoo user. He had received […]

    June 26, 2013 | 0 Comments More
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Lensmasters

    The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Lensmasters

    Yes, I totally ripped off the title of a best selling book. And I’m completely unrepentant. Now that I’ve entrapped you, I’ll try not to disappoint and actually continue with the theme of the title… It’s not hard to make a good lens. I believe everyone is capable of making a good lens. While it […]

    November 30, 2008 | 36 Comments More

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Squidoo

This email was sent to several Lensmasters. One of whom has suggest I post it on this blog rather than it be buried in a thread on Squidu Yuku. Today I want to address a problem that’s been brewing and about to boil over. Here’s the deal as straight as I can put it. For […]

July 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Seems we have sprung a leak

Set says “the boat is slowly sinking“. Set is a man of analogies, and sometimes they fit quite well. On one hand his admission in that post surprises me. Don’t get me wrong, it is obvious, but I’m surprised that he’s come out and admitted it. Though on the other hand I wish he splashed […]

July 1, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Goal posts being moved and new hoops to jump through

Goal posts being moved and new hoops to jump through

I originally published this as a forum post and the response and what people had to say really blew me away. Go check it out after you’ve read this. Squidoo right now reminds me of a spouse who tells you how they want the house cleaned, and their dinner cooked, and you do that and […]

June 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Seth Godin and Airports

I read a very interesting rant (blog post) by another blogger last week. He saw, and took umbrage to, a blog post by Seth. It was published almost 6 months ago. You can read it here (CAUTION: Colorful language used). It clocks in at 3625 words so make sure you don’t have anything on the […]

June 24, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Trolls and Negative People

This post originally appeared at the Squidu Yuku Forum. It resonated with me so I asked permission to republish it. The author of this post listened to the latest conference call recording from Squidoo HQ the day it was posted and pondered for a few days over a couple of comments. She was particularly interested […]

June 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Big Howdy to Zujava.com

Big Howdy to Zujava.com

I trust the first month of the year has been treating you all very well. I myself have been totally swamped with my offline business and to tell you the truth it’s been tough to squeeze time out of the day to work on the directory. The opportunity to work on the site did however […]

February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments More