I've written about Squidoo in the past. They are the closest thing we have to a competitor to reBlogger. Here is an interesting post from TechCrunch that says Squidoo won't survive the crunch: Squidoo: Seth Godin’s Purple Albatross? In reply, here is a must read: Squidoo and Tech Crunch: Wisdom from the mud pit of arrogance
What am I focussing on this? I think it's very important to have perspective that there can be the best APIs and mashups and Ajax use, but what is really needed to survive… is… revenue. Duh.
Over the long term Squidoo might show that they have a good business model and they will survive. We must have one.