About the Talk
March 14, 2009 11:30 AM
500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701
John Gruber (DaringFireball.net) and Merlin Mann (43Folders.com) discuss the current state of blogging as a medium for creative expression, weighing the opportunities and challenges of building a thoughtful online presence in a world where everybody owns a printing press. They'll consider the ascendance of Digg-friendly "problogs" and debate the subtler pleasures of careful writing that reaches smaller, but potentially less "profitable" audiences.