The Bootstrapper’s Bible

ChangeThis.com kicks ass!… I stumbled upon http://www.changethis.com/ last weekend. The site regularly posts “manifestos” (in the form of PDFs) on a range of positive, impacting topics — all from top writers.

ChangeThis is creating a new kind of media. A form of media that uses existing tools (like PDFs, blogs and the web) to challenge the way ideas are created and spread… We’re on a mission to spread important ideas and change minds… READ MORE

ChangeThis was built in the summer of 2004 by Amit Gupta, Catherine Hickey, Noah Weiss, Phoebe Espiritu and Michelle Sriwongtong. You can read their bios in this blog entry. The original idea behind ChangeThis came from Seth Godin. You can read about him on his website.

Below is the 103 page “manifesto” — The Bootstrapper’s Bible by Seth Godin.
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Download and view the PDF below… Then, come back here and comment — post your opinions of The Bootstrapper’s Bible, The Adobe SHARE Viewer, and ChangeThis.com.

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Xobni Insight… kick email over-load’s ass!

The guys at Xobni have created an application I can’t wait to get my hands on… This ranks right up there with Merlin Mann’s “Inbox Zero” as real (geek) life-changing stuff… In fact “Inbox Backwards” is Xobni’s tag line!

Xobni Insight shows relationships between recipients, frequency of email exchange, people you haven’t emailed in a while, visualizations of peak email use, rates email relationships by sent/received exchanges, and much more.

Xobni outlook add-in for your inbox

To check it out, click on the button above… Let me know what you think.