What does the recent FTC announcement mean for a humble, professional, freebie-accepting, affiliate-pimping, mostly-broke blogger eking out pennies or flats of free soda per post? It means you need to write a blog disclosure policy. What if you have nothing to disclose? (Pity the fool who has nothing to disclose.) ...moreMiscellaneous Blog Tips
A Guest Post by Kelly Diels. Image by Cayusa Part 1. Blogging, Before I Got the Bright Idea to Relaunch and Rebrand: What I Did Right. Maybe. Here’s my curse: I’m lucky. Things always seem to work out for me and even when they go wrong, they’re never actually as ...moreMiscellaneous Blog Tips
What You Can Learn About Blogging Business Models from a Hip-Hop Artist Who Used to Hustle on the Corner Just to Put Food in His Daughter’s Mouth. An Ode To Biggie, Small Business and Making Money. It’s Juicy.
A Guest Post by Kelly Diels. First, Mom, I don’t even know what Mr. Smalls was selling on the corner but I’m pretty sure it is not smiled upon by the authorities and I have never ever tried it nor will I. Swear. Second, bloggers-in-arms, as you might have suspected ...moreMiscellaneous Blog Tips
Why Blogging is Like The Wizard of Oz and There’s No Place Like Home. A Polemic or Maybe a Manifesto. For all the Red Shoe Bloggers.
A Guest Post by Kelly Diels. Let’s mash up reality and assume that Dorothy wrote The Wizard of Oz and it is a memoir told through the lens of pharmaceuticals and it is to be published next year. Dorothy has written a great book: part trippy fantasy, part freudian/jungian/wonky archetypical ...moreMiscellaneous Blog Tips