Do you want to start a blog, but aren't sure how to begin? I've created a little Beginner's Guide for you! Things have changed since I began blogging in 2005. People still blog as part of their larger website, or on a site that functions only as a blog using platforms like WordPress.com, WordPress. org, … Continue reading How to Start a Blog: A 6-Step Beginner’s Guide
Nurture your online community with regular ritual
"A ritual is any practice that marks a time or event as special or important. The actions are imbued with meaning. They connect the present with things in the past and our hope for the future. . . . Meaning creates a feeling of stability in the midst of change. Rituals are a tool to … Continue reading Nurture your online community with regular ritual
5 Ways Your Instagram and Blog Can Play Together
One way to flow with blogs' evolution in the online world is to integrate social media into your blog and vice versa. Let's look at how your blog and Instagram can play together.
6 Tips for Building Community on Your Blog
Creating opportunities for true connection is not just a nice idea. It's imperative for our personal and societal well-being. If part of your work requires an active online presence, why not use it to build a community whose success is measured by meaningful interactions, not just size and sales?
Let’s make blogging about connection again
The world needs personal and business blogs that are honest, helpful, and real. Blogs that connect people and build community not for the numbers, but for the people who read them.