Interview with Om Malik of GigaOm

Om Malik is a blogger and founder of Giga Omni Media Inc. He is the editor-in-chief of GigaOM and produces a weekly video show called The GigaOm Show. Om Malik was born in New Delhi. He graduated from St. Stephens’ College in New Delhi in 1986, with an honors degree in chemistry. Om Malik moved to New York City in 1993 to be a writer for India Abroad and then for Forbes where he became a senior writer.

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Interview with Chinmayi Sripada

Chinmayi K Sripada is an award winning Indian playback singer singing predominantly in languages down south. She is a classical musician, Odissi dancer, a sparkling RJ, dubbing artiste and of course a passionate writer. She makes her voice heard, quite literally on her blog. She made her singing debut in A.R. Rahman’s Kannathil Muthamittal and since then has sung songs mostly in Tamil films.

Updated: Chinmayi is Co-hosting the ‘Chote Ustad’ show on Star Plus alongwith Omi Vaidya of 3 Idiots fame. (July 2010)

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Interview With IdeaSmith of ‘The IdeaSmithy’

IdeaSmith is one of the popular  bloggers in Mumbai and the voice behind www.theideasmithy.com . A Chronic thinker who runs a battle of sexes blog at The XX factor. A Pakka Mumbaite who writes at Mumbai Metroblogging.

She loves writing and occasionally debates as well at Desicritics. ‘Anonymity was first a precaution, then a habit and now a whim. Indulge it’  in her own words says it all.  IdeaSmith has a lot of interesting things to say about blogging and her blog at Ideasmithy. Get ready to enter the mind of ‘The Chronic Thinker’…..

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Interview with Vijay Anand of Proto

Vijay Anand, fondly referred to as ‘The Startup Guy’ has his blog at The Startup Guy. He is quite passionate about the startup ecosystem and is involved heavily in the creation of vibrant communities here in India.

He is the Founder of Proto.in, the startup ecosystem body, and has been a driving force in being involved in community events such as Barcamp Chennai, Blogcamp, Wikicamp, Podworks, Open Coffee Club in Chennai and seeding such similar initiatives across the country. Read more about what Vijay Anand feels about blogging and the success of Proto.

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Interview with Meetu of WOGMA

Meetu runs a very popular movie review blog, WOGMA. She first logged on to internet when she wanted to chat with her fiancé since he was in the USA and she was in India. This was in the days of the oh-so-slow dial-up internet connection and when mIRC was the most popular IM tool around! She later married Navin and went on to complete her masters at the University of Wisconsin. Always a fan of movies, she was wondering what next and came up with her blog.

Today, her blog has about 200 reviews and she has been credited amongst the top few ones when it comes to movie reviews. Meetu talks about her blog and the important do’s and dont’s for a new blogger. Here is Meetu for you…!

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