Owned versus Borrowed Media

Oy yoiyoi. What a week it’s been, friends. If you read this blog regularly, you’ll know I’ve been feeling pretty discouraged about Instagram lately. Their algorithm has kicked into gear big time, and it’s resulting in less people seeing and […]

2017: Top Posts

Ah, 2017. What a beautiful mess you were. Concerns about the environment and World politics continued to dominate much of social media in 2017. Feminism was named the word of the year, and the hashtag #MeToo, sadly, was trending. Instagram […]

Reflections on the Writerly Life

I’ve been a writer since I was 9 years old, and you’d think that, given the ensuing decades, I’d actually have figured some of this stuff out by now, but… not so much. I’ve been reflecting, hard, lately, in the […]

YouTube Check-in: Month 7

Hmmm… where to begin? First of all, I feel like my creative juices are flowing. I have so many ideas for videos right now… it’s kind of overwhelming. I am constantly writing ideas down and planning them out. It’s exciting […]

Twitter Verification

This is a sore spot. I have been attempting to get Twitter Verification for… oh, I dunno. It feels like a long time. A couple years back, the only way to get the cherished blue checkmark was to be some […]

YouTube versus Facebook Video

We all know that video is one of the most powerful marketing tools that exists in today’s Social Media world. Video allows us to provide a more in-depth, clearer picture of our businesses, and what they can provide–how they can […]

YouTube Update: 6 Months

Well, here we are, 6 months into the adventure! It’s been a steep learning curve. I have to say, of all the social networks out there, YouTube has been the most challenging to learn. I do feel like I’m starting […]