As Ad Costs Rise, a Move to Challenge Pay-Per-Click – New York Times

Maybe I’m not the only one who thinks pay-per-click is going to die and ad revenues sharply decrease.  Jellyfish, TheFind and MyTriggers, meanwhile, are taking advantage of what some executives say is increasing discomfort with the pay-per-click model, which has grown more expensive as marketers bid more aggressively for premium space alongside search results. On …

The Death of Web Ads – I wish

Dave Winer, the inventor of RSS, Blogging, and Podcasting, is predicting the end of the current model of advertising on the web. I think he, and the AdAge article with data showing ads aren’t as effective as just posting the information, are right. But I doubt if we’ll ever see ads disappear. Frankly, I think there is …