Random links and predictions
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2006
Aggregate advertising data for 2005. Just give blogs .1% baby!
Nick Denton offers tips for startups.
Jason Calicanis gets wired.
My predictions for ’06? At least three of the following six outliers will occur:
Stock volatility index VIX (currently 11.6) hits 40.
Jason Calicanis bolts AOL for greener pastures.
Pajamas Media launches weekly print magazine and cable TV show.
Oil passes $75 a barrel.
Yields on 10 year notes rise from 4.3% to 5.5%.
NYT (currently $27.5) trades below $20.
Sploid surpasses 5 million impressions a month. (Currently 250,000.)
The upfront market for TV ads implodes.