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From the Couch was created by the owners of the web design company ‘OBOX-Design’.
David and Marc Perel have been in the web industry for 5 years now and have developed a certain level of knowledge which they felt was at a level which they could share with the rest of the world.
So they decided to start a blog, ‘We Are not Freelancers’. The response was brilliant with an average of 500 visitors a day in the first two months of being online.
With this came the opportunity to network and meet new people in the web world. Through twitter David stumbled across a link, posted by Stii Pretorius, which was a video blog created by ‘Gary Vaynerchuk’. The video was brilliant and on point and straight away David thought of creating one for OBOX-Design.
It took two days to create the From-the-Couch site, using a custom made content management system and a cellphone to record videos, David and Marc’s Online TV Show was ‘A’ for away.
They are yet to discover a similar blog within South Africa which covers similar content in TV Show format on a daily basis. So for now you call their site quite unique. From the Couch covers interviews, tutorials and opinions of the Web 2.0 world.
You can visit the site at www.from-the-couch.com
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