Archives for January 2007

Panicking a Stats Junkie

Checking on a few link stats this morning I ran smack in to the message over there on the right. Ooch! I know systems require maintenance and things have to be done from time to time. But I wonder what Technorati is doing this morning that required them to pull their entire site down. Do… Read More »

Cutting Through the Social Media Noise

Yesterday Renée Alexandrea commented about all the junk that comes up when she searches on Technorati for stuff. She brings up a good point. There’s a lot of crapola out there and it can be hard to sift through. Then last night Mike Sansone hosted a podcast with a roundtable discussion about Social Media Tools.… Read More »

Blogging Tools: Technorati Overview

One of the things I learned very early on in my time at sea was that you wanted to be sure you had the right tools with you to do the job. One of the big reasons was that your ship was out there in the middle of the ocean and help might not be… Read More »

Savannah Bloggers Noticed By Local Old Media

As you’ve probably heard Friday was the BIG DAY for Un-Conference ’07 hosted by BlogSavannah. And the Local Old Media took Notice. On The Record Saturday there was a write up in our local paper, the Savannah Morning News, titled Savannah rides the blogging wave at Un-Conference. Everything I do and say is on the… Read More »

Maintaining Your Blogging Passion

One of the things we talked about at the conference on Friday was about blogging from your personal passion. Passion and interest are the fuel that will keep you going when the luster of the “new thing” that blogging is when you get started wears off. One of the participants asked a valid question as… Read More »

BlogSavannah Un-Conference ’07 Wrap Up

It was a good day. We met lots of interesting folks. Learned some things too. Go figure. Gorgeous was amused by the number of folks who came in, opened up their laptops and immediately buried their heads in them. Welcome to the blogger world, honey. There were camera’s everywhere. I got busted trying to feed… Read More »

Conference Day Today

Today’s the day of the big Un-Conference ’07 here in Savannah! The driving force behind the event, BlogSavannah reports that there are over 100 folks registered to attend! Good job on the promotional end! It promises to be a wonderful day meeting new folks who are blogging or are interested in learning about blogging here… Read More »

The Steady Growth Blogging Strategy

Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears, but wealth from hard work grows over time. I was hanging out with some folks last night and we were talking about business and someone brought up the old proverb above. The idea being that where money and finances are concerned slow and steady will win the race in… Read More »

CREEating Value – 24 January 2007

CREEating Value – About once a week I go through my feed reader and pull out a few gems that bring value to you as a business blogger. Here are this weeks juicy finds. Enjoy! Renovate Your Life (feed) – Craig Harper is an Australian motivational speaker, author, radio host, TV commentator, Life Renovator, Business… Read More »

Gearing Up for Un-Conference ’07

Friday is the day we are all focused on now. And not just because it is at the end of the traditional work week either. That’s the day for all the sessions in Savannah’s own very first blog conference. They’re calling it Un-Conference ’07 and it promises to be informative as well as a whole… Read More »