Serializing our 21 June, 2016 writing workshop

Good writing on the web draws in readers. It keeps them interested. It keeps them coming back. Sadly, there’s not enough good writing on the web. There’s way too much writing that’s sloppy, packed with keywords, and just a struggle to read. With some work, much of...

Slides from the 26 April 2016 meetup

At the 26 April 2016 meetup, Mark Huynh talked about something that many bloggers find both scary and complex: analytics. During his talk, Mark demystified analytics and shared a great set of links. You can find those links in the slides below (which you can also...
Essentials for the Newbie Blogger

Essentials for the Newbie Blogger

So you want to start a blog. Great! But there seems to be so much to do, so much to learn. All of that can be a bit intimidating. It can all be overwhelming. It isn’t. All you need to do is start with a plan and stick to it. You’ll be blogging before you know it.

How to Deal with a Blogging Lull

During the 19 March blog consultation on Blab, Jam Mayer and I discussed how you can deal with a blogging lull. By that they mean times when you just can’t write because you’re too busy, too tired, have no ideas, and more. Here’s the video. Enjoy....
Blogging Link Roundup – August, 2015

Blogging Link Roundup – August, 2015

There’s so much written about writing and blogging on the web that it’s hard to keep up with all, or even some, of it. Instead, I’ve sifted through a number of sources to find some of the best posts from the last few weeks. Here are links to 10 blog post that can help...