A Primer for Blogging; thoughts on 3,000 posts…

Just in time for this ‘milestone’ post, Chris Brogan provided this handy list that I’ll use as a preamble to what it is that I already wanted to share with you… If you would like to get further into blogging, here is a brief primer: Get a blog. (Easy: tumblr.com, wordpress.com, blogger.com. Better: host your … Continue reading A Primer for Blogging; thoughts on 3,000 posts…

Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

In Monday’s epic post I mentioned the UM Dartmouth study on the death of blogging. Here’s the response I should have written if I were as smart as Gini Dietrich of Spin Sucks… When I speak to CEO organizations, I typically run through a series of quick slides that show where technology is right at … Continue reading Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

On sharing…

The first commandment of social media is 'share, share, share'. A blog should be designed in such a way as to facilitate that sharing, both for the author AND the reader. Here are some practical tips on how I use sharing from my blog to drive traffic and engagement... http://youtu.be/yocKV5iIso0