Part 5: “Why So Crazy?” Kenji Lopez-Alt of Serious Eats (1/3)

The final installment of my 5-part review of Kenji Lopez-Alt’s Talk, “I’ve Got a Test for That”: Notes from the Keynote at Food Blog South (2013) ends here (see parts 1, ...more

Part 5: “What Crazy Thing Can I Do?” Kenji Lopez-Alt of Serious Eats (2/3)

The final installment of my 5-part review of Kenji Lopez-Alt’s Talk, “I’ve Got a Test for That”: Notes from the Keynote at Food Blog South (2013) ends here (see parts 1, ...more

Part 2: “Gatekeepers,” Kenji Lopez-Alt of Serious Eats

Part 2 of my review of Kenji Lopez-Alt's Talk, "I've Got a Test for That": Notes from the Keynote at Food Blog South (2013) follows here.  In this section, Kenji examines rules of exclusivity that previously dominated twentieth-century models of food writing and publishing....more

Adam Roberts: "10 Food Blog Posts That’ll Get You Traffic"

"Only A Jerk Would Eat at Le Cirq" | "The Best Broccoli of Your Life" | "Janet Jackson Breast Cupcake"...more

WAHM: Starting a Blog - How to Find Your Voice as a Writer

So I’ve told you guys how to start a blog – but before you can really start monetizing your blog, you need to find your voice. Finding your blogging voice isn’t something that will happen overnight. It takes some time to figure out what exactly your niche is, who your audience is and how you best communicate through writing....more

Guest Posts: Are You Writing Them? Are You Accepting Them?

Ann Smarty got me interested in the idea of guest posts for my blog. I've written guest posts for other people's blogs (such as Time Goes By), but I've never had a guest poster on my own blogs. When Ann mentioned MyBlogGuest in Ann Smarty, SEO Expert, Shares Her Secrets, it made me wonder if I was missing a bet. ...more
I've done/had both.more

How to Blog (Better): Getting Started

Over the last few months, I've had several calls and emails from people who were interested in starting their own blogs, asking me if I had any tips for someone who was just starting out. On the off-chance some of you out there are toying with the idea of starting your own blog, I thought I'd share my thoughts here. ...more
Great article, I absolutely agree about needing focus when it comes to blogging. I've been a ...more

How Much Should You Charge for Advertising on Your Blog?

Ever get an email from a potential advertiser asking you what your ad rates and sizes are? ...more

Thanks for the link to the resource. I'm not yet at the point where I have the traffic to charge ...more

Anyone Can Vlog!

Have a camera? Have a computer? Then YOU CAN VLOG! I often hear folks say they can't create a vlog because they can't edit, or add music, or perceive that the art of vlogging is just too hard. I say, NU-UH! ...more

That was fun to watch.

I have some reservation about this, though I know it would be really ...more