Thanks for all the Cheezburger fans for coming out for our new ICHC book party! (Photo by one of the Cheezburger Product Managers, Randy Stewart) Continue reading Camera Phones Killed the Polaroid
This was an email I sent to one of our sites, The Daily What: Hi TDWers, I’m Ben Huh, and I run the Cheezburger Network (which includes The Daily What, if you were too Prop 19’d to notice). I have made this offer privately to a few people associated with Reddit, and I’ll say it … Continue reading Condé Nast, I’m publicly offering to buy Reddit.
As soon as I took on the job of CEO for the world’s weirdest cat site in 2007, the focus hasn’t been about growth — in fact, I’d go as far as saying focusing on growth can have the opposite effect of what’s desired. The focus of my job has been on reinvention. Let’s take … Continue reading I change jobs every 3 months
UPDATE: We settled without going to court. Both we and Cristian are happy. Here’s to creative deal-making and calm nerves. OP: Last month, I filed a lawsuit for the very first time in my life against someone who was trying to mislead our community and profit from it. It wasn’t an easy decision, but it … Continue reading Suing Failbook.com (Documenting my very first lawsuit)
We posted 2 jobs recently: 1 for an office Admin, and 1 for a Jr. Designer. Both are contract positions (no benefits and short-term) at 40 hours per week. The candidate must send in a resume and fill out a detailed questionnaire to be considered. To top it off, the postings clearly lists $8.55 to … Continue reading Are you what you earn?
One of the fundamental changes that technology brings us is a change in the way we do business. One of the least-understood impact of such change is a change in culture. When I went down to Las Vegas for CES, I was invited on a tour of Zappos by two Vegas social media starlets Bill … Continue reading The Zappos Tour and Us
Last night, I posted an ad for the Managing Editor of Cute position at the Cheezburger Network in the SF Craigslist: The Cheezburger Network (bringers of I Can Has Cheezburger?, FAIL Blog, There I Fixed it and like 30 more) are looking for a superstar editor to manage their new cute-oriented blogs: Are you a … Continue reading How to get tossed from a job application