The W
Views: 101521099
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
21.12.07 1933
The 7 - Site Bashing - Inside Pulse
This thread has 7 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Pages: 1 2 Next(82 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (30 total)
Tony Stewart
Pickled pork
Level: 30

Posts: 75/183
EXP: 153607
For next: 12264

Since: 6.6.04

Since last post: 2793 days
Last activity: 1403 days
#1 Posted on 2.8.04 0533.45
Reposted on: 2.8.11 0533.47
Click Here (insidepulse.com)

Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?



Promote this thread!
leggo
Mettwurst
Level: 29

Posts: 142/164
EXP: 131584
For next: 16302

Since: 23.3.04
From: Dublin, Ireland

Since last post: 3777 days
Last activity: 3620 days
AIM:  
#2 Posted on 2.8.04 0621.33
Reposted on: 2.8.11 0621.35
They have the 411 Comics and Games sections coming with them too I hear.
Pizza Delivery Jones
Chourico
Level: 36

Posts: 19/282
EXP: 293044
For next: 15069

Since: 27.6.04

Since last post: 924 days
Last activity: 853 days
#3 Posted on 2.8.04 1843.06
Reposted on: 2.8.11 1843.16
    Originally posted by Tony Stewart
    Click Here (insidepulse.com)

    Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

    The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?






Who's missing, Mike from Micasa? Al Issacs? Rick Scaia? Sean Shannon?
TL_Hopper
Salami
Level: 32

Posts: 87/214
EXP: 202579
For next: 3865

Since: 5.7.03

Since last post: 2962 days
Last activity: 2817 days
AIM:  
#4 Posted on 2.8.04 1935.32
Reposted on: 2.8.11 1936.18
CRZ!!!!!!!

Right?
Widro
Chaurice
Level: 7

Posts: 4/6
EXP: 965
For next: 483

Since: 28.2.03

Since last post: 3414 days
Last activity: 3134 days
#5 Posted on 2.8.04 2214.43
Reposted on: 2.8.11 2215.05
    Originally posted by TL_Hopper
    CRZ!!!!!!!

    Right?

he is of COURSE welcome to join the pulse! with all his best buddies. and me. widro.
Bullitt
Shot in the dark
Level: 85

Posts: 1280/1927
EXP: 5816255
For next: 82309

Since: 11.1.02
From: Houston

Since last post: 9 days
Last activity: 9 days
#6 Posted on 2.8.04 2312.19
Reposted on: 2.8.11 2315.11
Here's hoping y'all hire a spellchecker for the new site, too...
TL_Hopper
Salami
Level: 32

Posts: 88/214
EXP: 202579
For next: 3865

Since: 5.7.03

Since last post: 2962 days
Last activity: 2817 days
AIM:  
#7 Posted on 3.8.04 2121.39
Reposted on: 3.8.11 2125.22
Ouch.

Anyway, it seems pretty much all the guys I read on 411 are making the jump, and if Inside Pulse has any kind of decent newsboard, they get my precious hits.
tsmstu
Chourico
Level: 35

Posts: 234/264
EXP: 277336
For next: 2602

Since: 12.7.03

Since last post: 2995 days
Last activity: 2443 days
#8 Posted on 4.8.04 0707.18
Reposted on: 4.8.11 0707.53
http://www.411mania.com/wrestling/news/newsboard.php?news_id=10005

Yeah, I just read Hashish's attempt at a new storyline..lets hope his new era DOES infact have a spellchecker...



pot..kettle..black, i know.

spf
Scrapple
Level: 133

Posts: 2848/5405
EXP: 27346297
For next: 506443

Since: 2.1.02
From: The Las Vegas of Canada

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
#9 Posted on 4.8.04 0932.22
Reposted on: 4.8.11 0932.30
    Originally posted by Pizza Delivery Jones
      Originally posted by Tony Stewart
      Click Here (insidepulse.com)

      Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

      The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?






    Who's missing, Mike from Micasa? Al Issacs? Rick Scaia? Sean Shannon?

I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?
JayJayDean
Scrapple
Level: 125

Posts: 1467/4730
EXP: 22388188
For next: 66039

Since: 2.1.02
From: Seattle, WA

Since last post: 6 days
Last activity: 27 min.
AIM:  
Y!:
#10 Posted on 4.8.04 0938.29
Reposted on: 4.8.11 0943.49
    Originally posted by spf2119
    I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


You could beg him to come back here

(edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)
dMr
Andouille
Level: 90

Posts: 1345/2215
EXP: 6940282
For next: 248354

Since: 2.11.02
From: Edinburgh, Scotland

Since last post: 11 days
Last activity: 3 hours
#11 Posted on 4.8.04 1011.40
Reposted on: 4.8.11 1023.30
    Originally posted by JayJayDean
      Originally posted by spf2119
      I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


    You could beg him to come back here

    (edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)


"Access to this website is currently not possible as your hostname/IP appears suspicous."

I've never been described as suspicious before. Or even suspicous for that matter. What wonderful treasures lie within said site that I can not be trusted to see?
Guru Zim
SQL Dejection
Administrator
Level: 139

Posts: 2600/6035
EXP: 32346316
For next: 121211

Since: 9.12.01
From: Bay City, OR

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 6 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#12 Posted on 4.8.04 1304.06
Reposted on: 4.8.11 1305.34
    Originally posted by JayJayDean
      Originally posted by spf2119
      I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


    You could beg him to come back here

    (edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)


Let's just be clear that we're not begging him to come HERE.
rvjgd
Linguica
Level: 19

Posts: 20/67
EXP: 35304
For next: 473

Since: 17.8.03

Since last post: 2644 days
Last activity: 2453 days
AIM:  
#13 Posted on 4.8.04 1827.43
Reposted on: 4.8.11 1829.01
Has any member of the IWC ever been more remembered than Sean Shannon? Even after years without a single message, he still gets mentioned.
Big Bad
Scrapple
Level: 146

Posts: 3224/6760
EXP: 38244626
For next: 268760

Since: 4.1.02
From: Dorchester, Ontario

Since last post: 8 days
Last activity: 3 hours
#14 Posted on 9.8.04 1243.50
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1245.44
First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?

Warning: mysql_connect(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 3

Warning: mysql_select_db(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 4

Warning: mysql_select_db(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 4

Warning: mysql_query(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/index.php on line 38

Warning: mysql_query(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/index.php on line 38
Too many connections


The more things change...
Battlezone
Potato korv
Level: 54

Posts: 400/696
EXP: 1206164
For next: 27713

Since: 27.2.03
From: Seattle, Washington

Since last post: 2204 days
Last activity: 23 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#15 Posted on 9.8.04 1250.14
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1251.24
    Originally posted by Big Bad
    First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?


It looks like 411. Can I be the first to make the completely obvious (and horribly bad) joke of calling it 412mania?
rockstar
Salami
Level: 34

Posts: 166/229
EXP: 238500
For next: 15154

Since: 2.1.02
From: East TN

Since last post: 3628 days
Last activity: 3506 days
#16 Posted on 9.8.04 1303.45
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1305.09
    Originally posted by Battlezone
      Originally posted by Big Bad
      First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?


    It looks like 411. Can I be the first to make the completely obvious (and horribly bad) joke of calling it 412mania?


How about 404mania?
Guru Zim
SQL Dejection
Administrator
Level: 139

Posts: 2606/6035
EXP: 32346316
For next: 121211

Since: 9.12.01
From: Bay City, OR

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 6 hours
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#17 Posted on 9.8.04 1327.22
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1327.28
    Originally posted by InsidePulse.Com
    InsidePulse.com copywright 2004 Jonathan Widro.
Bullitt
Shot in the dark
Level: 85

Posts: 1290/1927
EXP: 5816255
For next: 82309

Since: 11.1.02
From: Houston

Since last post: 9 days
Last activity: 9 days
#18 Posted on 9.8.04 1423.43
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1424.20
    Originally posted by Guru Zim
      Originally posted by InsidePulse.Com
      InsidePulse.com copywright 2004 Jonathan Widro.



I TOLD ya those kids would need a spellchecker! :)
thecubsfan
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 132

Posts: 951/5295
EXP: 26580642
For next: 551362

Since: 10.12.01
From: Aurora, IL

Since last post: 7 hours
Last activity: 23 min.
#19 Posted on 9.8.04 1430.01
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1430.15
Hmm.

Same format. Visual and otherwise.
Same 'talent', though split.
Enough cross promotion that you have trouble suspending belief about them being seperate
Talk about opening up spots for the underviewed.
Opposing color schemes.

It's a 411 Brand Extension. I propose 411RAW vs 411SD!

Not to completely bash it; it's an ingenious idea, because people are far more likely to read a second Raw Recap (and take a second banner impression) if they think it's from a second site rather than the second best recap from that site.

But as a reader, it doesn't really interest me to have a second very similar place talking about the same exact things, because I only need to read the pseduo-smart take once to get it. (Or, to be fair, I'll continue reading not at all for the most part)

I'm trying to not sound like I'm hating on a site I've just glanced at, but there's enough duplication and repeatition of the same wrestling stuff with the same mindset already availabile to me before insidepluse.com that I can get my fill of it without visiting it. I know they're trying new voices, but the voices aren't that different than the ones I'm already hearing. If I'm making the slightest bit of sense, which I'm not sure about anymore.

If the goal was to make a second 411, you've done a great job and you should be proud.
Phantom Lord
Salami
Level: 32

Posts: 89/213
EXP: 192603
For next: 13841

Since: 18.6.04
From: The Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, NY

Since last post: 3285 days
Last activity: 3081 days
AIM:  
#20 Posted on 9.8.04 1505.24
Reposted on: 9.8.11 1506.12
Hey they did a great job of marketing the site. We're all talking about it and bitching about how it's 411 Lite and so forth.

I only hope I can create the same kind of buzz for my website.

But the real test for Inside Pulse will come when how many of the common fan readers that guys like Keith and Hyatte have remember to go to the new site and not the old one.

Pages: 1 2 NextThread ahead: Matt-Attude at 411
Next thread: The Wrestling Crossfire Inaugural Show
Previous thread: What's Meltzer saying?
(82 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Site Bashing - Inside PulseRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.194 seconds.