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40% off the Real-Time Web Summit, June 11, NYC, for the Next 24 Hours

40% off the Real-Time Web Summit, June 11, NYC, for the Next 24 Hours

The ReadWriteWeb Real-Time Web Summit is just about here! It will take place on June 11 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. For the next 24 hours get 40% off the full ticket price.

If you’re short on cash, don’t fret as we’re giving discounts to independents and students. Email us at summits@readwriteweb.com to take advantage of the…

7 Readers Win Tickets to the ReadWriteWeb Real-Time Web Summit

7 Readers Win Tickets to the ReadWriteWeb Real-Time Web Summit

Yesterday we asked you to tell us what you find most compelling and significant about the real-time Web. In return, we promised that the five readers with the most interesting comments would each win a free ticket to ReadWriteWeb’s Real-Time Web Summit on June 11 in NYC.

It turns out our readers are even smarter and more interesting than we…

Win 5 Free Tickets to the Real-Time Web Summit, New York City, June 11

Win 5 Free Tickets to the Real-Time Web Summit, New York City, June 11

What if Chris Dixon and John Borthwick were sitting at the same table as you, ready to have a real conversation about what’s next for the real-time Web? Would you like to sit across from Marshall Kirkpatrick and Richard MacManus and have a straight-shooting conversation about real-time online media? If so, then the ReadWriteWeb Real-Time Web…

Open Thread: Women in Leadership Roles Yet? No. But Why?

Open Thread: Women in Leadership Roles Yet? No. But Why?

Doing research to attract more women to our Mobile Summit on May 7, 2010, I revisited some of ReadWriteWeb’s past articles on gender and tech. In January, we discussed “‘Sexy Girls,’ Smart Women and Tech” in an open thread where we asked for readers’ opinions and had an open discussion on women’s issues, like whether it’s true that some…

Never Mind the Valley: Here’s Boulder, Part 2

Never Mind the Valley: Here’s Boulder, Part 2

Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and fueled by leaders and social hubs such as Micah Baldwin, Tech Stars mentor, #followfriday creator and now chief community caretaker at Graphic.ly of Digital X, and Robert Reich, the founder of Boulder/Denver Tech Meet-up, Boulder’s startup community is pumping, even in the midst of…

Reusing and Recycling With Toyota Conversations by Tweetmeme

Reusing and Recycling With Toyota Conversations by Tweetmeme

In the kids book “George Saves the World by Lunchtime”, George saves the world through recycling. His four tips are reduce, repair, reuse and recycle. When Toyota decided to build Toyota Conversations Powered by Tweetmeme, they applied the same approach. The collaboration is about more than simply utilizing a social media tool to reach out to…

The Man on Your iPhone: 3 Government Apps Done Right

The Man on Your iPhone: 3 Government Apps Done Right

It was a few years ago that the World Internet Project stated that “broadband changes everything.” The next evolution of the Web no doubt is largely being driven by the amazing user experience and functionality delivered by the iPhone and other smartphones. iPhone applications are no longer just toys for techies! This week we looked at examples of…

Kevin Rose’s 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs

Kevin Rose’s 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs

Kevin Rose, Digg’s founder, spoke this week at Webstock in Wellington, New Zealand and covered 10 amazing tips for entrepreneurs. They were truly insightful – and obviously came straight from the heart and soul of someone who worked a day job and built his dream after hours. This is our take of what he had to say.

1: Just Build It: You don’t…

5 Simple Twitter Listening Tips Every Marketer Should Know

5 Simple Twitter Listening Tips Every Marketer Should Know

During my career as a Web strategy consultant I’ve often had people ask me, “How do I do social media?” Unfortunately the answer isn’t simple. But the first step is the same as if you developing any other marketing strategy: know your market. To “know your market” in the old days you needed a $15,000 qualitative market research study that would…

4 Tech Trends You Must Understand to be an Effective Marketer

4 Tech Trends You Must Understand to be an Effective Marketer

The days of SEO as the primary traffic driver to your website are over. Don’t get us wrong, organic search engine optimization isn’t about to disappear as a key traffic driver. And thankfully, Google AdWords is still going strong. However, recent technology trends enable a brave new world of marketing. Ignore them at your peril.

Take real-time…