The Ticker: No more PR lessons for Afghans; RIP tech blogging; Twitter gaffes; Bad marketing; Facebook scams

New York TimesU.S. Pulls Public Relations Advisers From an Afghan Government Media Center

Web Strategy End of an Era: The Golden Age of Tech Blogging is Over

The Hollywood Reporter11 Worst Twitter Gaffes of 2011: THR Year in Review

BoingBoing: 7 Habits of Highly Effective Marketting (satire)

eWeekCriminals Used Affiliate Marketing Sites in Majority of Facebook Scams in 2011