Gigaom is Closing the Door on Contributed Content

UPDATE: Gigaom executive editor Tom Krazit has posted new policies for accepting guest posts. The door remains open for speakers at Gigaom events and for guest authors Gigaom has previously accepted. Gigaom will begin soliciting guest posts from those it respects, Tom says. And he invites experts to pitch directly, without any PR involvement. Gigaom no longer accepts unsolicited guest-post pitches from PR agencies or corporate PR departments.

VentureBeat Launches Its Paid-Research Arm - VB Intel

VentureBeat is about to launch VB Intel, a research platform that could transform the way VB does business. VB Intel stands to become the brand's third substantial revenue source -- that can be cross-promoted during VB face-to-face events and across the VB news site.

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Profile: Timothy Prickett Morgan, Enterprise Tech


A while back we got a valet request about Timothy Prickett Morgan. The PR pro knew he was an influencer; the client was skeptical. How big and how valuable was the EnterpriseTech audience? Was "TPM" worth pitching? She needed evidence.

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