Should we replace Facebook with our personal websites?

In the era of social media should we look to take back our voice from the monetized networks of social network and go back to the roots of the internet with personal websites? Table of ContentsBuilding websites and content mangement systemsWhy were networks important back then?The rise of FacebookFacebook Like button and comment boxFacebook AuthenticationWhat [...]

How I cleaned my MailChimp mailing list

Back in August I did a little of spring cleaning and cleaned out my mailing list for my WordPress podcast network WPwatercooler. The idea was that the number of opens and click through's are pretty low and the number of people that were joining the show as participants was getting smaller so what I did [...]

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Applying focus to only a few personal projects this new year

Good Morning! It's Day 1 of January the first day of the new year. I've been thinking a lot about all the things I've done, started and haven't completed and have realized that I need to ditch a bunch of projects I don't have time for and only focus on the ones I do. Most [...]

WordCamp US in Nashville 2017 with my 12 year old daughter by my side

This past weekend November 28 - December 3rd my 12-year-old daughter Jessalyn and I flew out and attended WordCamp US in Nashville Tennessee. As I wrote in my previous post -  WordCamp US through the eyes of a 12 year old Jessalyn and I were sponsored to go to WordCamp US by the kind folks at Bluehost via [...]