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“I Quit” 1 Year Anniversary

“I Quit” 1 Year Anniversary

It has been a year since I quit my job and decided to go independent.  I didn’t know what I was going to do, the economic outlook wasn’t good, I had two rental properties and a condo that I didn’t know how I was going to pay for.  I was armed with only hope, ambition,(…)

Yonkly in Top 25 Social Networks?

Yonkly in Top 25 Social Networks?

There is a blog post on compete.com’s blog about the top 25 social networks.  As expected, Facebook is on top spot and Twitter has climbed to 3rd.  What is interesting to me though is the fact that Ning is number 12.  That validates Yonkly’s business model and direction and as Twitter’s popularity (and microblogs in(…)

Services Worth Paying For as a Startup

Services Worth Paying For as a Startup

[Update: added crowdsound] If you have been reading my blog or following me on Twitter then you already know that I quit my job almost a year ago and launched my first startup (Yonkly) a few months ago. The economy sucks, we are bootstrapped and doing whatever it takes to survive – I hope that(…)

Startup: Next Steps

Yonkly has been out for a couple of months now and is doing very well.  We have 1000+ networks already created in every category imaginable from law to physical training to photography to religion – even an adult network. We have subscription plans and currently offering a discounted annual subscription* to celebrate the new year. (…)