Recently, using my personal Facebook account, I made a comment on a post from a very popular website. To my surprise, the comment garnered 1,000 … Continue Reading
Tips, Tricks and Rants for Serious Bloggers
With about $20 to spend, I started blogging in 2004 - not about my life, but about topics that interested readers and sold ads. I taught myself marketing, promotion, web design, just enough coding to be dangerous, and eventually even photography in order to create compelling websites that would make money. In 2014, I was able to quit my job and start blogging full time. Follow and learn along with me!
I run Facebook pages for several websites. I get good reach on all of them, often exceeding the number of people who have "liked" the page. But a … Continue Reading
Mobile has grown massively over the last few years, and it hasn't plateaued yet. It's critical to make sure your website is mobile-friendly - … Continue Reading
I've been away for a while, and a big part of the reason was that for the first time in my 20 years online, I got a computer virus. This nasty … Continue Reading
Earlier this week, a hula hoop performer told the story of being asked to perform at a $1000/plate event for Oprah Winfrey for free. The … Continue Reading
Things have changed around here - again. I started this site about nine years ago (actually under a different domain name) as a journal of my … Continue Reading