Surprise! Budi Putra’s next project is a blogBy Daily Social May 23, 2011 3:45AM UTC
Budi Putra did not waste much time in revealing his next project after announcing that he was leaving Yahoo! a short while ago. While he won’t leave the Sunnyvale-based company for another couple of weeks, he has already called for individuals who would be interested in joining his next venture.
As we correctly predicted, his next project, or one of his next projects I should say, is a blog covering a large number of topics with a large number of contributors or full-time writers. Specifically, he’s looking for writers covering the fields of technology, science, business, finance, media, lifestyle, entertainment, culture, and the arts. If you’re a sports blogger, fret not, that category falls under lifestyle section, he said to DailySocial. He also said that the blog will be in Indonesian (darn, that counts me out), although it may change depending on the readers and future opportunities.
The new blog is set to launch in July following the submission deadline of June 10. Coincidentally this is right around the time he founded Asia Blogging Network four years ago.
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