Behind the scenes of “zero cost” new startup: Confabb

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Listen to Salim Ismail, CEO of Confabb, discuss the Web’s newest business — built without a single investment dollar being spent. It’s a site that conference attendees, speakers, and planners will find useful.

Check out the demo.


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13 Responses to “Behind the scenes of “zero cost” new startup: Confabb”

  1. Scripting News for 11/13/2006 « Scripting News Annex Says:

    […] Scoble’s interview with Salim, recorded at my house yesterday. […]

  2. Demo of Confabb, a Web 2.0 site for conference attendees and planners | PodTech.net: Technology, Business, Media, and News Podcasts Says:

    […] Check out the interview with Salim Ismael. […]

  3. Confabb opens to conference attendees, speakers, planners (video) « Scobleizer - Tech Geek Blogger Says:

    […] In a few minutes I’ll have a demo and interview with founder Salim  Ismail up on ScobleShow. UPDATE: the interview is up (latest Quicktime required). By the way, that was done on Dave Winer’s “RSS couch.” Demo coming shortly is up now. […]

  4. Demo of Confabb, a Web 2.0 site for conference attendees and planners | ScobleShow: Videoblog about geeks, technology, and developers Says:

    […] Check out the interview with Salim Ismail. […]

  5. paul Says:

    How about the $4,000,000.00 Salim burned at PubSub?

  6. Robert Scoble Says:

    Paul: there’s a very interesting back story there. Salim gave me the story yesterday, but let’s just say it wasn’t all his fault.

    By the way, Salim had a lot of his own money in PubSub and lost a lot of his personal savings.

  7. Salim launches Confabb at Tom Raftery’s I.T. views Says:

    […] Robert Scoble has posted a great interview with Salim where Salim talks about how they brought the site to launch without spending any money! […]

  8. John Scobey Says:

    obwert,

    Off this tpoic but if you have the shiipoing verwoind of IE&, try bswtin ghe zaoom levefl to 125% OR THE LIKE. sEE HOW C

  9. John Scobey Says:

    obwert,

    Off this tpoic but if you have the shiipoing verwoind of IE&, try bswtin ghe zaoom levefl to 125% or similar. See how cr

  10. John Scobey Says:

    Robert,

    Off this topic but if you have the shipping version of IE 7, try setting the zoom level to 125% or similar. See how crappy it looks.

  11. Sheamus Says:

    Excellent and… VERY useful!

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  13. Sharing Conference Info « WiredPen Says:

    […] Using Web2.0 technologies, the site has a built-in reputation management system (to try to thwart spam as well as provide information on the crediblity of a conference). Like ePinions, it allows registrants to review/critique conferences that they have attended. Watch an interview (QT) with founder Salim Ismail. […]

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