Interestingly, a new twist on an alternative revenue generator has emerged: the democratized digital tip jar. Sites like Wikipedia have employed an online tip jar for years in the form of regular requests for donations from its users via PayPal, credit/debit cards, and other payment methods. But now a major player in the digital donations space-Flattr-is partnering with AdBlock Plus to offer Flattr Plus, a browser extension/app that enables users to remove online ads from sites they visit while also contributing a monthly payment in an amount they choose that will be distributed proportionally to publishers of the sites they surf.
Jul 12, 2012
Every week, EContentmag.com highlights hot stories and links on digital content and digital media. Here are the latest links for the week of July 9, 2012, with stories on mergers and acquisitions, HootSuite, Internet Protocol Address Management, and more.
Berkery Noyes Releases First Half 2012 M&A Report: The Online And Mobile Industry
HootSuite Adds More Applications to its Platform
Growth in Number of IP Addresses Drives the Global Internet Protocol Address Management
Grub Street Reads Aims to be the Quality Standard of the Indie Book Market
Omniverse One World Television Gears up to Launch My OmniBox
Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK First
HomeFinder.com Releases Android App Built On Consumer Feedback
Taking a Scientific Approach to Improve Audience Engagement and Event Marketing
YourTeacher Releases Algebra 1 iBooks Textbook for iPad