The Story of SoiTu.es: Community + Technology + Editorial

Following is a preview of Latino Link: Building brands online with Hispanic communities and content from Paramount Books. How can we develop great content online for the Spanish-language world in the years ahead? Much like the Madrid-based blog networks in my previous...

My First YouTube Video (La Playa en España)

This past April I visited my friends Antonella, Mauricio and their daughter Isabel in Barcelona. We had a tremendous time together. I filmed the train ride along the seashore as I approached Barcelona from Tarragona, about an hour to the south. Enjoy the sunshine and...

Blogging news around the world

Lots of insights coming out about blogging this week. Most notably, Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere report came out. More on that in an upcoming post…. My friend David Berkowitz at 360i wrote two excellent articles this week: 1) Blog search stuck in...

500 euros to buy a computer…Free!

Last weekend, April 25 and 26, I spoke at the University of Oviedo at a new MBA program in communications and new technologies. During the coffee break on Saturday, I learned something very interesting from Elena, Alfonso, and Igancio, three students from the program....

Visit to Quo España

My friend Fernando Bravo at Grupo Editorial Expansion introduced me to the folks at Quo España via email, so I stopped by for a visit. Interesting to hear about what they are doing compared to what Quo Mexico is doing. Our web sites are especially different. Quo...

High-speed train from Madrid to Barcelona

Yesterday I took the high-speed Renfe AVE train from Madrid to Barcelona. It used to take 8+ hours and now takes about 3 hours. An amazing experience. The best part of it is that instead of having to go to the airport in a taxi, wait 2-3 hours, go thru security, etc,...

View from the Tailfin – Iberia Airlines

Last week, my brother and I spent a week vacationing in Madrid.  Great fun.  On the way there, the Iberia plane I flew on featured a view from the tailfin occasionally during the flight.  I had never seen anything like it before. Take a look here…....