What we can learn from online newspaper portals about making money online

If you want to have an idea on how to make money online and idea on ad placements, you can find a lot of inspiration from online newspaper portal. They are constantly evolving with market trends and very creative. Take for example 2 of the most popular newspaper portal sites in Malaysia: The Star Online [...]

The Malaysian Star paper launches e-paper

My family have been an avid and loyal reader of The Star paper – we subscribe the paper to be delivered to our home every day from the newspaper man. So today, when I saw the headlines in black borders, I wondered what had happened- As it turns out, The Star paper is launching the [...]

How a well-known book publisher keeps its popularity alive

Today, let’s talk about a very popular book publisher: The Dummies series. Most of us would at least have 1 book from either the Complete Idiot’s Guide or the ____ for Dummies. For me, I have the Complete Idiot’s Guide to Being an Entrepreneur (bought it first hand years ago during the heyday of my [...]

What is wrong with monetizing your site using Google Adsense

If you are wrestling with the dilemma of whether to monetize your blog or website, do note that many well-known sites have put up Google Adsense as one of their primary advertising means. Most readers would understand- that a website runs on continous costs… hosting, hiring writers, programmers and designers. In order to continue to provide [...]

Groupon Success in Malaysia

When I checked around, many people know about the existance of Groupon, even fresh graduates who have just entered the workforce.  Many may not know about Dealmates yet but when I asked them about Groupon, almost all nod their heads- either they or their family members have utilized the service. An online company have relatively low [...]