Posts tagged blogging

Indie Publishing

6 Reasons Why Blogging Still Matters

We all know what a blog is, or at least we pretend to know. Since their heyday in the early 2000s, nearly everyone has stumbled over or even written one. According to this blog, 6.7 million people publish their own…

November 11, 2012, by

Indie Publishing

Why Blogs Can Make Great Books (Writing In the 21st Century)

Who’s still blogging in the age of Social Media? In the info-storm of tweeting, instagramming our food and facebooking our pets is there  time or even a need for blogs? The answer of course is an absolute unequivocal YES. Blogs…

July 29, 2012, by

Technology

Three Quick Ways To Turn WordPress Into An Awesome Website Builder

In my recent book “How To Blog: Build An Audience, Boost Your Traffic and Kick-Start Your Business Without Selling Your Soul” I talk a lot about why WordPress is one of the best solutions for running your own professional blog….

September 5, 2011, by

News

How To Create Reality By Writing

“In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move.” – Douglas Adams But how was it created? (Don’t worry, I won’t go all preachy…

August 30, 2011, by

Social Media

Top 3 Business Blogging Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

According to Pingdom, there are 152 million blogs on the Internet, as counted by BlogPulse. Doesn’t sound so much, does it, compared to the whopping 600 million of Facebook “Likers”… And how many of those 152 million blogs are actually…

July 3, 2011, by

Online Business

Why Blogging Is The Best Way To Boost Your Brand Or Business

In the movie “The Social Network” young Mark Zuckerberg gets dumped by his girlfriend and goes home to publish some pretty rough stuff about her on his blog. According to the real Zuckerberg, none of this is true but the…

July 1, 2011, by

News

7 Ways To Write Eye-Catching Headlines

A good headline is what makes the difference between an article being read or ignored. Even more so, if you are writing blogposts. To Click Or Not To Click The headline is the only part that most people will ever…

June 25, 2011, by

News

Introducing The Japanese Culture Blog

Japanese is a means to an end. No one sane studies Japanese for over a dozen years, becomes a professional translator, and learns all the complexity and nuance of this language because the language is fun. Yes, it is a…

August 23, 2010, by

Learning English

A Bold Experiment

This is my first bilingual Japanese/ English article. The content is in both Japanese and English. If you think I made any mistakes, you go right ahead and criticize, but I want to know who you are and what your criticism is. A teacher is always learning, if he’s any good, anyway. Check it out!

June 23, 2010, by