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Founded: 2002 Twit­ter: @Thi­sis­seths­blog

Fol­low­ers: 516k Launched in 2002 by Amer­i­can au­thor, en­tre­pre­neur, pub­lic speaker and mar­ket­ing guru Seth Godin, this per­sonal blog was ranked num­ber 1 mar­ket­ing blog by Adage’s now-re­moved Power 150 ser­vice in 2009 and re­mains one of the most pop­u­lar ad­ver­tis­ing and mar­ket­ing blogs in the world. Godin re­ceived an MBA in mar­ket­ing from the Stan­ford Grad­u­ate School of Busi­ness and went on to found in­ter­net-based di­rect-mar­keter Yoy­o­dyne, which was ac­quired by Ya­hoo! for $30 mil­lion in 1998. In 2007, he launched com­mu­nity web­site Squidoo, one of the 500 most vis­ited sites world­wide in 2008, which was sold to Hub­pages in 2014. Godin pub­lished 18 best-sell­ing books that have been trans­lated into more than 35 lan­guages, in­clud­ing “Linch­pin: Are You In­dis­pens­able?” (2010), “Tribes” (2008), “The Dip” (2007) and “Pur­ple Cow: Trans­form Your Busi­ness by Be­ing Re­mark­able” (2003). He is glob­ally recog­nised as one of the most in­flu­en­tial mar­ket­ing fig­ures and as re­cently in­ducted into the Di­rect Mar­ket­ing Hall of Fame.

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