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01/13/2005 Meeting Notes

Posted by j, 1/13/05 at 7:15:24 PM.

01/13/2005 Meeting Notes

These notes are a best effort.

Blog your corrections and commentary.


  • j: j Baumgart
  • EG: Erica George
  • SR: Shimon Rura
  • LW: Lisa Williams
  • WK: the lovely “I’m marrying blogging” Wendy Koslow
  • JdV: Joey deVilla in photo
  • JD: Jared Dunn
  • Ingo
  • ST~~
  • SG: Steve Garfield
  • Ann
  • MF: Michael Feldman
  • RM: Rebecca MacKinnon
  • Z: Zephyr
  • Jennifer

    [They did introductions while I was trying to boot my machine.]

    JD: Jared Dunn

  • JH: Jack Hodgson
  • GR: Gregor Rothfuss
  • VD: Vernica Downey –>

MS: Meghan Stier

  • MF: Michael Feldman
  • RH: Rick Heller
  • AW: Al Willis
  • Dermott
  • GE: Garrett Eastman
  • AG: Adam Gaffin
  • BM: Bruce McHenry
  • sj
  • Arvin
  • Sooz
  • RO: Ryan Overbey
  • SG: Steve Garfield
  • JS: John Sequeira
  • PS: Pito Salas
  • JSJ: Scott Johnson
  • AG: Andrew Grumet
  • NP: Nathan Paxton of Nate Knows Nada
  • JD2: James Day
  • SP: Steve Pomeroy –>

    There will be no Webcast. However, Lisa Williams recorded the meeting and posted the audio.

    Audio courtesy of Lisa Williams, 11.6 M, MP3



    • j will not be at the meeting on the 20th. Can someone else please take notes?
      • Shimon might. Yea, Shimon!
    • LW has the floor and has chosen to talk about blogger-written policies
      • Lisa’s list of links to policies
      • We looked at some of the policies and talked about why they might be good or bad
      • WK: I have a policy about comments on my weblog [j tried to search for it and failed miserably]
      • RM: We had to think about policies when we caught someone impersonating other posters on one of the group weblogs to which I contribute
      • SR: I wrote my own policy during the meeting.
      • Lisa’s essay on blog policies
    • bloggers who lose their jobs because they blog
    • Blogging, Journalism, & Credibility, webcasts and IRC, January 21 & 22
      • RM: fostering the conversation between tech people and bloggers
    • Mystery Hunt
    • Citizen journalism based on the discussion on the list
      • Do bloggers need to pay their own way to events?
      • What about getting press credentials?
      • Should bloggers contact PR folks?
      • And more …
    • Future meeting topic: podcasting
      • Guest speaker(s)?
      • Demo?
      • The Berkman Center is getting into podcasting.
    • VloggerCon: video bloggers conference in New York on Saturday, January 22
    • Lisa’s ideas for a fun group outing to an art museum

    • Reminder: Our group has a calendar. Please feel free to add events of interest to everyone to it.

    • What else?
    • Eat

      • Pizzeria Uno
      • Seoul Food the last time we met way back in December
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