Scooby Doo domain name drama

The battle between Hannah Barbara and a fan site over the “scoobydoo.co.uk” domain has taken a new twist. You can read about it here. This episode underscoes the importance of companies reserving domain names globally from the onset.

Of Wal-Mart and Web sites

Wal-Mart has stores in 9 countries yet offers localized sites for only two of these countries: Germany and Mexico. And even these two sites are little more than facades. I’m going to do quite a bit more writing about why companies such as Wal-Mart don’t do such a good job presenting themselves to the world by means of the Internet.