Let me say publicly that DonBoy’s answer exudes a combination of intuitive genius and confidence that make me think DonBoy is going to do big things in his life. -- Steven D. Levitt (Freakonomics blog)
Thursday, December 29, 2005
Reuters has a story on this web page, a student's fundraising idea: he made a 1000x1000 grid and sells ad space on individual pixels -- or, more realistically, blocks of them, so they'll be visible. The result, as the story says, is:
Tew's home page now looks like an online Times Square, festooned with a multi-colored confetti of ads.Like this:
But my favorite detail is the fact that some of the ads are for other pixel-selling websites, including the deceptively-named knockoff site www.milliondollarpixelhomepage.com. Ah, people.