A Yahoo is a legendary being in the novel Gulliver's Travels (1726) by Jonathan Swift. Swift describes them as being filthy and with unpleasant habits, resembling human beings far too closely for the liking of protagonist Lemuel Gulliver, who finds the calm and rational society of intelligent horses, the Houyhnhnms, greatly preferable. The Yahoos are primitive creatures obsessed with "pretty stones" they find by digging in mud, thus representing the distasteful materialism and ignorant elitism Swift encountered in Britain. Hence the term "yahoo" has come to mean "a crude, brutish or obscenely coarse person".
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  • How to Write Blog Posts That Generate Leads

    … the Yahoos and Apples of the world, which I tried as well, you won’t generate any leads. Why? Because large companies move slowly, and they have too many layers to go through. Most startups, on the other hand, love criticism and move really fast. The small size of startups will allow you to target an individual or two within the company. Focus on blogging…

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