We bloggers need a rallying cry. My fellow WordPressers, we can promote blogging as an alternative to social media. The personal blog is a fine place to share with others. We can network together well this way, on the open web. Empty the silos. Share your photos to your blog. Your status updates. Press those words. Blog on! Continue reading Blog On!
If you visit my blog regularly, then you likely noticed some big changes around early April. I had started rethinking how I blog and what I could do to make it better…which led to a new theme. Plus it wasn’t just any theme. Continue reading Hit The Blog Refresh Button
Fellow WordPressers! Do you use the Reblog button? Why or why not? It seems like I seldom see it; I’ve never reblogged. Should I give it a try?? Thanks for your feedback! Blog on! Continue reading Reblog Or Not
OK, who else has been a hold-out on WordPress like me? I admit it. I’ve avoided the new Block Editor for over a year! Change is hard. I like writing and editing text, not blocks. But I figure I’d better get with the program. So I’m trying it out. We’ll see how it goes. Continue reading The Block Editor
Sometimes when I start to draft a post for my blog, it begins as an essay. It’s like I feel the idea in my head is important enough to warrant something like a formal treatise. But my circumstances often make it difficult to write seriously. And that’s when I step back and remind myself – it’s just a blog. Continue reading Blogging Is Thinking Out Loud
If writing about a writing app is too meta, then call me guilty. I’m still in my honeymoon phase using my newest tool – Ulysses. Switching to it has been like going from a hammer to a nail gun! It’s a great app for blogging if you’re on WordPress, Medium, and now Ghost! So I want to share a little how I’m currently using it. Continue reading Using Ulysses For Better Blogging
When you’ve got to get work done, it’s great when you have the right tool and super frustrating when you don’t. What’s more awesome is when you can have high quality tools that help you the best. I think I’ve found such a tool for writing: Ulysses. Continue reading Ulysses Is The Right Tool For The Write Job
Jason Journals has arrived at its 2nd anniversary! Yeah! It only took two years to get here! […crickets…] While I wish I blogged regularly during the past two years, I have no genie in a bottle to help me out. Continue reading The Blog Turns Two