Raise awareness about this inequity that exists. Zuckerberg et al are laughing all the way to the bank. We need to make them pay up! Billions of dollars were just generated with OUR photos and OUR thoughts and OUR writing. Last I heard, if you write something and sell it, you're an author. Newspapers pay their reporters, Facebook needs to pay it's users! ZUCK YOU PAY ME!
Help me get the word out. The more people know that their information is valuable, the more pressure we can put on ZUCK and other new media CEO's that we the content creators deserve something for our thoughts, ideas, and photos! So please, SHARE THIS on FB and TWITTER and with your friends!
Laughing all the way to the bank...with my photos, my ideas, and my thoughts. When I wrote for Time Magazine, they paid me before…Read More
GREAT Lesson from Mike Monteiro. Are you listening Zuck? ZUCK YOU PAY ME!
You're not the customer, you're the product being sold.
Have you ever thought about how Facebook works? I mean, how it really works?
I know, you think you have it figured out: you read your friend's thoughts there, they share them, and sometimes there's an ad in your…Read More
Show Me The Money
So you might have heard that Facebook is pretty valuable. But let's get an idea of what some of those money streams look like.
If you turn to your copy of the Facebook S-1 filing you can follow along.
Facebook claims just over a billion active users these days. It also says…Read More
What if Facebook was a Co-op?
So here we are the content creators, and there's Facebook, the money takers. What if instead of being a machine for making its C-suite rich, Facebook was a cooperative non-profit?
Amusingly, Facebook says its mission is to "make the world more open and connected."…Read More