Heh. I visited Plaxo to do some consulting. We just focused on the technical stuff I was there to talk about. But over lunch, I asked the “how will you make money” question. I got similarly evasive answers.
I just got one of the update e-mails from one of my friends today before I had ever heard about it. Also read Matt’s comments. I agree with Doc’s quote too, it does feel like spam… there’ll have to be a culture change for it not to feel like spam.
And here’s what Keith’s friend has to say:
I really need to think of a cool idea and implement it quickly! I must give props to Parker this time around– Plaxo seems really neat and useful. Do you think this thing is gonna take off?