The Core

The Core

The most important posts about starting and growing your blog. Step by step, from the very beginning.

If you're starting a blog, your first job is to choose a great topic. Maybe you've already picked a topic. Cool. It's still probably a good idea to poke around some trustworthy resources and...
Having an Idea vs Having a Voice When it comes to content creation - not content writing, which is different - I’m a little lucky. I started a blog...
I’ve written a piece that summarizes what I knew going into my first blog building project, and now it’s time for the evil twin, which I’m creatively calling “What I Don’t Know.”  Catchy, right?
In the old days - the good old days, if you will - we didn't need fancy email hosting to communicate with the world. We just used whatever functionality was built into our domain host to...
Let’s take stock of what I knew going into my first blog project. That is, if I’m going to start a blog from scratch, what does “scratch” even mean?  At the very beginning...
Website hosting is a big topic. So big that one of the oldest and most active forums on the entire internet is dedicated to people discussing the various ins and outs of different web hosting companies.

Newest Posts