There’s an unfortunate reality behind any creative endeavour. If you want to make money off of these things, you’ve got to sell them. In order to sell things, you have to know how to market it. The joys of submitting short stories to literary markets is the attempt to keep it as close to a …
sonder – roughly, the realization that everyone who passes around you, has a life as complex and intricate as your own, and that they are constantly living it even without you
But for now, I’m going to talk about the disaster that is my desk. It’s bad. Atrocious.
So, several of my online colleagues have been frustrated today by a body of emails that went out resulting in their Youtube accounts being demonetized due to a lack of watched hours. Not too long ago, Medium was talking about similar problems and discussing moving more of their content behind a paywall. If you know …
Towards the end of last year, my computer died started randomly dying. It would suddenly turn off entirely, losing whatever I had been working on. I could no longer rely on it to get things done.
Plague in Paris very briefly was a bestselling book in Canada
If we sacrifice too much quality, if we just throw them out there, we’re no different from the swarms of people self-publishing unedited drek.
Everyone is searching for something This is the follow-up to my previous piece on SEO. You can check it out here. A little bit on the history that I’ve learned since the last piece. The majority of traffic that comes to your website isn’t likely to be through a search engine. SEO has been so …
We did a good chunk above and beyond what we were looking for, but the biggest lessons I gained from it has definitely been working with voice and playing within one of the most iconic bodies of mythos in our world.
Having struck out on my own on some projects, and taken a higher level of ownership on others, it has swung back to the realization that other than a few “best practices” that I’ve been told by clients who may or may not have known what they were doing.