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This article was published on October 25, 2011


    If you can’t make it to Wall Street, Occupy the URL lets you do it from home

    If you can’t make it to Wall Street, Occupy the URL lets you do it from home
    Drew Olanoff
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    Drew Olanoff

    Drew Olanoff was The Next Web's West Coast Editor. He coined the phrase "Social Good" and invented the "donation by action" model for onlin Drew Olanoff was The Next Web's West Coast Editor. He coined the phrase "Social Good" and invented the "donation by action" model for online charitable movements. He founded #BlameDrewsCancer. You can follow him on Twitter, Google+, Facebook, or email [email protected]

    If a website or a company has upset you to the point where you’d like to be heard, you can now Occupy it thanks to Occupy the URL. If you’ve been following the #OccupyWallstreet campaign, you will know exactly what this means.

    The site lets you enter any URL and sit back to watch the Occupation happen.

    Occupy the URL comes from Rebuild the Dream‘s Jim Pugh, and it has even offered a video demonstrating the occupation of the Well’s Fargo site:

    Can’t make it to Wall Street? No problem.

    Go now and be heard on your computer screen! Once you’ve chosen who to Occupy, you can post it on Twitter or Facebook to let everyone know.