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 02, 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 2, 2012, with stories on LinkedIn, the top 100 SEO companies, HTML5 and more.
Restaurant City Leaving Facebook
Microsoft's Non-Cash Accounting Charge
Twitter Voting To Count in All-Star Game MLB.com Final Vote
TheKrazyCouponLady.com Launches New Video Feature
Tweets No Longer Displayed on LinkedIn
Richard Beckman Steps Down as CEO of Prometheus Global Media
Top 100 Search Engine Optimization Companies
HTML5 Mobile OS Coming from Firefox?