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BloggerCon: Politics and blogging

The post-lunch session at BloggerCon IV was led by Lance Knobel, focusing on poltics and blogging. In the nature of an unconference like BloggerCon, the approach to the topic will be protean, not fixed.

June 24, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: Building bridges

Elisa Camahort, representing Blogher, led the BloggerCon IV discussion on gender issues. Here is Elisa's description for the session.

June 24, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: Bloggers and money

John Palfrey from the Berkman Center at the Harvard Law School led a discussion about how to making money through blogging. Here is his lead in to the topic:If you are a blogger, how do you go about making some money from your work?

June 24, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: Developers and users

In opening remarks to a sparse early morning crowd at BloggerCon IV, Dave Winer discussed software development and users. "Developing software is very hard work, not everyone can do it," Dave said.

June 24, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: Post game show, day 1

The wrap up discussion--dubbed the Post Game Show--of the first day of BloggerCon IV was led by the Docnographer and Cluetrainer himself Doc Searls. Docnographic notes, by substitute scribe Dave Winer, of the session are here, and we have a downloadable podcast of the session.

June 24, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: The emotional life of bloggers

The last session of the first day of BloggerCon IV was led by Lisa Williams (pictured below) on the topic of the emotional life of weblogs. Most bloggers are desert islands, isolated rather than connected to others.

June 23, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: Standards matters

Niall Kennedy led a BloggerCon discussion on standards for users, which he described as follows on his site: In the online world we rely on a few standards to make life easy for users. The W3C activity around HTML provides a common base for implementors and authors.

June 23, 2006 by Dan Farber

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BloggerCon: The user complaint session

Chris Pirillo led the first afternoon discussion at BloggerCon on the "power of users." Doc Searls notes on the discussion are here, and you can listen to the podcast from this page or download it.

June 23, 2006 by Dan Farber

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