Ruslan Kogan


Ruslan Kogan: Kickstarter is a "glorified video editing competition"

2:36PM | Friday, 15 February 2013 |  Internet entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan has attacked Kickstarter, calling the crowdfunding website a glorified video editing competition.

Cashing in on the apocalypse: Five earth shattering marketing tactics

12:58PM | Wednesday, 19 December 2012 |  With the Mayan long-count calendar claiming the world ends this week, these five businesses are running promotions like there’s no tomorrow.

Kogan slams “antiquated” browser after introducing Internet Explorer 7 “tax”

6:26PM | Thursday, 14 June 2012 |  Online entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan has fulminated against “antiquated” web browsers, after introducing the world’s first “Internet Explorer 7 tax”, effective as of today.

The importance of persistence

12:02PM | Monday, 19 December 2011 |  When planning for success in 2012, don't forget the most important factor: persistence. BY RUSLAN KOGAN.

Time to get revolutionary about social media

10:03PM | Wednesday, 26 October 2011 |  Harness the power of social media and use it to engage in meaningful dialogue with all your stakeholders – your business will reap the benefits.

Courting the right customer traffic

10:03PM | Monday, 10 October 2011 |  Westfield, Google and Groupon all sell the same thing. They all sell traffic. All these businesses pitch a certain story to consumers, accumulate traffic and then sell the traffic to businesses.

Getting objective about your website

9:22PM | Monday, 26 September 2011 |  Many start-ups fret over whether their websites are up to scratch. But it needn’t be guesswork – there are plenty of ways to discover if you’re an online champ or chump.

Our Apple range will “rattle” retail industry: Kogan

9:11PM | Wednesday, 14 September 2011 |  Online tech retailer Kogan is to start stocking Apple products in a move that its founder, Ruslan Kogan, claims will “seriously rattle the entire retail market.”

Standing in the way of control

8:12PM | Wednesday, 3 August 2011 |  Falling unexpectedly into a five-day internet black hole, made Kogan Technologies founder Ruslan Kogan realise the importance of enabling your staff to work smarter, not harder.

Moving beyond pricing

5:16PM | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 |  Every business, whether an online retailer, a big bricks and mortar retailer, a financial institution, or your local pie store will succeed if they do one thing: innovate.