I used to get really frustrated when I would hold a door open for someone and they wouldn’t say thank you. Or they would cruise right past me without acknowledging me in some way. I mean, after all, I’d held the door open for them. What kind of terrible person wouldn’t say thank you when […]
A few months ago I was sitting down with an E3C member to help them work out some ideas surrounding blogging. They were looking at starting to blog as a companion to their work as a designer and illustrator but they were stuck on one detail; where to start.
Have you ever had to push a car? It’s not a lot of fun, but it is possible. But you have to make sure that the person inside the car, the person responsible for steering doesn’t do something stupid. Like hit the breaks. That’s what happens when you stop blogging. It is the end of […]
I write constantly about how important it is to write. Specifically, I write about the positive aspects of blogging, how it can help develop you as a person and as a brand and how you can use it to express yourself. But lately, I haven’t been writing. Now there are several reasons why I haven’t […]
I love podcasts. I use them for a variety of purposes. Sometimes they are used to entertain, and sometimes they are used to educate. But the best is when these two purposes intersect and that is how I often feel about The Nerdist Podcast. For those not familiar, Chris Hardwick is an American born actor […]
Ok. So you wrote something. Maybe. Maybe you did, maybe you didn’t. But last week we talked about the what. What should you blog about? What should your topic be? What should your audience be? If you didn’t read last week’s post, read it here first. Read it? Ok, great. Let’s continue.
Blogging is not hard. There. I said it. It’s just not. Now don’t get me wrong. Growing a following for your blog can be difficult. Monetizing your blog, if you so choose, can be incredibly difficult. But that’s not what we’re talking about. What we’re talking about is blogging and blogging is not hard. Do […]