Welcome to Hell-how may I serve you?

Welcome to Hell-how may I serve you?

how may i serve you?Powerhouse Museum Collection / Foter / No known copyright restrictions Welcome to Hell How may I serve you? Hell isn’t metaphysical. It isn’t even lyrical. It’s real. Hell is real. And this one is mine. Right here on good old Earth. Right here in the deep south. It all started when I gave up a job I’d had for nigh on twenty years. It was a pretty sweet job, and I didn’t appreciate it. So, I gave it up for a whim that lasted almost all of ninety days after I left. Then I had NOTHING

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Growing Readerships: What are you doing wrong?

Why don’t readers like me? So much social discussion is going on at all times in all places that it is becoming very difficult to be heard as a writer/blogger/producer. In today’s content heavy environment, we have to really be in your face. That works well when competing for space in a crowded physical location, but online? Not so much. Joanna Penn, of The Creative Penn said, “…authors need to understand that marketing is sharing what you love with other people who will appreciate hearing about it. Marketing shouldn’t be scammy or sucky, it should be giving value to others,

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Why Twitter may be killing your blog

Do you have all those Twitter gadgets and widgets on your website, especially on your blog? Oh, you do? Well, you are not going to like this post very much. And for goodness’ sake, don’t think I am Twitter bashing. I am most certainly not. I love Twitter…it’s a very fun and active social site. arnoKath / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA But if you are trying to get your blog up and running and monitor site stats and get more traffic, things like Twitter widgets may be killing your site. Think of it…when you go to someone else’s blog or

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