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Subject: RE: UKNM: Revolution's Top 100
From: Chris Locke
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 1999 10:34:05 GMT

this is self-referential vanity gone mad. surely if we are building and
developing the industry we've got better things to do?


At 04:29 PM 1/25/99 -0000, you wrote:
>What I and a couple of others are planning to do with our Net League is
>seperate from what the folks at Revolution have done.
>Net League will be a league of names and based on the number of mentions
>you get in "new media" media eg: NMA, Revolution, Internet Magazine,
>Internet.Works etc,
>I guess this list is based on pure profile and nothing else.
>Also, if like me you have seen press cuttings agencies they don't always
>find what you are looking for! And also, if there are say five or six
>publications, then one person can be responsible for one, so that it
>becomes a group effort, rather than just one indivusual who does not
>have all the time in the world!
>Of course, the list is also meant to be taken with a sense of humour and
>offer some light relief.
>So far there have been a number of folks keen to host it for gratis
>which is very kind and maybe there might even be someone who could
>design the site as well.
>Leslie Bunder, technology writer
>Teletext on the Web
>e-mail: LBunderatteletext [dot] co [dot] uk
>tel: 0171 386 3667 (UK) +44 171 386 3667 (outside UK)
>mobile: 07010 701967 (UK) +44 7010 701967 (outside UK)
>web: www.teletext.co.uk
>post: 101 Farm Lane, Fulham, London SW6 1QJ, UK
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Nick Gilbert [SMTP:nickatnewsnow [dot] co [dot] uk]
>> Sent: 25 January 1999 15:44
>> To: 'uk-netmarketingatchinwag [dot] com'
>> Subject: RE: UKNM: Revolution's Top 100
>> Hi all,
>> Can anyone shed some light on what precisely is meant by Top 100? Does
>> it
>> refer to those with the highest salaries or just those with the
>> highest
>> media profile?
>> If it's simply a case of counting how many times a particular person
>> is
>> mentioned in the press, then why not hire a press cuttings agency? It
>> would be simpler and probably cheaper given the number of man-hours

>> that
>> will go into this self-congratulatory excercise.
>> While we're at it, why don't we publish the name of the PR companies
>> behind these so-called top bods? After all, they're the real unsung
>> heroes, aren't they?
>> All the best ;-)
>> Nick Gilbert
>> NewsNow Publishing
>> http://www.newsnow.co.uk
>> On Mon, 25 Jan 1999, Leslie Bunder wrote:
>> > thanks for all the info on this! Hopefully within the next week or
>> two,
>> > i should have worked out the logistics of doing a list based on
>> mentions
>> > in the UK "new media" media and then we can take it from there.
>> >
>> > By then we should have a list of all UK media that will be included.
>> If
>> > there are any left off when the list if presented, then please drop
>> me
>> > an e-mail.
>> >
>> > Also, given that SKY has .tv, if anyone has access to those shows,
>> then
>> > maybe we should include mentions on that.
>> >
>> > And if anyone else has any spare time they wish to devote to this,
>> let
>> > me know. This will take the effort of a few folks that will
>> hopefully
>> > enrich the lives of many others (or something like that!!!!)
>> >
>> > Leslie
>> >
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> --
>> > Leslie Bunder, technology writer
>> > Teletext on the Web
>> > e-mail: LBunderatteletext [dot] co [dot] uk
>> > tel: 0171 386 3667 (UK) +44 171 386 3667 (outside UK)
>> > mobile: 07010 701967 (UK) +44 7010 701967 (outside UK)
>> > web: www.teletext.co.uk
>> > post: 101 Farm Lane, Fulham, London SW6 1QJ, UK

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