- Not Exactly Rocket Science
I’ve got your missing links right here…
The big news this week was the mass exodus of bloggers from ScienceBlogs following the unveiling of a new PR blog by PepsiCo. Everyone and their monkey has blogged about this. Here are the best takes on the fracas, from my perspective:
It genuinely saddens me to see these events unfold, especially because I have many friends and colleagues who are being directly affected. From my experience, ScienceBlogs has always succeeded because of the passion of its bloggers and the community managers that assisted them. It has succeeded in spite of, rather than because of, the actions of upper management.
I urge you to please go and visit the various blogs, both those that left and those that stayed. There’s some truly