The danger of inspiration

January 14 by

There will come a day when you’re too stressed or too blocked to come up with a strong blog post. Then what?

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Ask Inkwell: What should I name my blog?

January 14 by

Choosing your blog title and domain name is a tricky situation. No one can tell you what will best fit you, but here are some good rules of thumb to keep in mind.

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3 Ways to build a network through comments

January 14 by

Why do we want to build a network? Because it introduces us to other incredible people, it expands our reach, and it opens opportunities that otherwise we might not have had. So, how is it done? Here are 3 ways:

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Post frequency: quantity or quality?

January 13 by

Mattering is the trick, not calendar management. Better to have golden content once every month than to have horrible, boring material every day of the week. The heart of what you’re saying matters much more to your reader than when you said it.

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Blog posts are like grains of sand

January 12 by

Sand can be a serious driving force. When hurricane speed wind comes through, it picks up the sand, and drives it against everything in its path. A hard hitting look at a subject or topic can act in the same way.

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Whose boundary is it, anyway?

January 12 by

Determining exactly how far you’ll go with sharing to make that connection with your readers is important. And it’s best done before you write your first post.

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