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Everyone knows this has not been an especially kind year to newspapers and the traditional media. And while the so-called “new media” continue to displace traditional media’s dominance of the marketplace of ideas, it’s not always easy for the new kids on the block. Sure, launching a blog can be done with only a few clicks, but maintaining and growing a blog is a different matter entirely. According to a 2008 survey by Technorati, which runs a search engine for…

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2009 Netroots Awards

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It’s that time of year again. The Florida Democratic Party Netroots Coalition is opening nominations for the best of the blogs and online activism. There are a few changes this year, but the process will largely be the same. Between now and the end of August, we’ll be taking nominations for the best writing, posting and online activism in the state of Florida amongst the left-wing blogs. The process is simple. Send me your nominations in the categories below. This…

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The SPblog blasts Scott Wagman again

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Anyone who thinks this blog is tough on Scott Wagman isn’t reading St. Petersblog, affectionately known around these parts as that other blog. The SPblog had laid dormant for most of this year only to return with a vengeance late last month (were you guys serving 180 days in the can?) And, wow, do they hate Scott Wagman: “In the spirit of openness and transparency, St.Petersblog thinks Scott Wagman is a douche.” This was their second post within a week…

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Welcome back: St. Petersblog, the other one, hates Scott Wagman, too!

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Don’t know where they were, why they left or why they’re back, but the snarkies at St. Petersblog, known around these parts as “that other St. Petersblog,” woke up from three or four months of inactivity to blast Scott Wagman: “This dude is going to be seriously pissed when he wakes up on November 4 and realizes he has spent a small fortune on yard signs, Google ads and a team of people annoying me with shitty e-mails. Hell, he…

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WTF happened to St. Petersblog?

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Three months have passed since the last article was posted on St. Petersblog, the snarkiest of local blogs and recipient of a Creative Loafing “Best of the Bay” award. Before that, posting had been increasingly sporadic, which leads me to believe that the anonymous minds behind the blog must have gotten a real job OR (my theory) Alex Pickett was the brains behind the operation, grew tired of toiling away in anonymity and transitioned to the site Will Write For…

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