Poll: RSS excerpts vs. full posts
Ian Lurie Jun 29 2010
I’m seriously considering switching my RSS feed to use excerpts instead of full posts.
I hate excerpting – I really do. But I need to try some things to improve the meager ad revenue I get (about $250/month, now).
Given the choice between pissing off every Conversation Marketing reader or making another $150/month, though, I’ll opt for keeping the readers happy. So, please answer the poll below:
You can help me be as spineless about excerpts as my city government is about replacing the Viaduct.
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Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent and the EVP of Marketing Services at Clearlink. He's been a digital marketer since the days of AOL and Compuserve (25 years, if you're counting). He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Smashing Magazine, and TechCrunch.Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, Seattle Interactive Conference and ad:Tech. He has published has published several books about business and marketing: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle, The Web Marketing All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, and Conversation Marketing.Follow him on Twitter at portentint, and on LinkedIn at LinkedIn.com/in/ianlurie. Read More