As most of you know, I teach classes on Skillshare. There are over 15,000 classes on Skillshare, and anytime you’re one of thousands, it’s hard to get noticed. That’s why I was so surprised when in a recent Skillshare newsletter I noticed that one of my classes was featured in the newsletter. That led to […]
I’ve been a professional freelance writer since 1993. And I’ve been editing books articles and other content for the past seven years Because of that, I never thought that I would need a program such as Grammarly. And when it comes right down to it, I don’t NEED a program like Grammarly because writing and […]
If you’re ever overwhelmed by how much time social media takes, the great news is that there are some fantastic social media tools that make the job so much easier. However, there is one big problem. There are so many tools, it can be hard to decide which one to use. In this video and […]
Did you know that you can come up with blog post ideas from pretty much any object? Yes, you can. In fact, even a seemingly unrelated object such as a car works.
When it comes to running a successful blog, coming up with blog post ideas is half the battle. In my experience with blogging I’ve found that as long as I have an idea for what to write about, it’s pretty easy for me to sit down and do it. However, when I have no clue […]
Last night as I was winding down, I thought of the fact that I didn’t have a blog post up and ready to go for this morning. Actually, I had been thinking of it all day, or more accurately, for a couple of days and yet I just couldn’t get myself to do it. Failing […]
Are you a planner, or do you tend to fly by the seat of your pants? There are pros and cons to each approach, but today I want to share with you a bit about how my “bossy” content plan helps me to get more done. Being Your Own Boss As a writer, if you […]
At the moment, the question rolling around in my mind is, “Is blogging really worth it?” I’m writing this on a Wednesday night, when I’d really rather be goofing off. But since I have a commitment to publish a blog post first thing on Thursday morning, and since I really don’t want to get […]