Linked – Your content’s home is on your blog
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Linked – Your content’s home is on your blog

I concur with Kevin’s advice here: “Sure, syndicate the content to other places to increase visibility and delivery to a focused audience, just like you syndicate your content through social media, but make your place – your blog or site – the primary site. When syndicating to third party sites, ask that that your content…

Linked – Fyre festival: social media ‘influencers’ traded posts for lavish perks
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Linked – Fyre festival: social media ‘influencers’ traded posts for lavish perks

But one of the most notable disclosures from the 43-page document is the fact that hundreds of models and online personalities, such as reality star Kendall Jenner and model Emily Ratajkowski, were given free flights, accommodation and tickets in exchange for promoting the event to fans. As Bilton noted, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has…

Should Companies Have “Ghost” Blogs?
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Should Companies Have “Ghost” Blogs?

Recently, I was contacted by a media company representative. She was looking for someone for a paid blogging opportunity. A client of theirs wanted to hire someone to write blog posts every month about the legal services industry. The posts would appear under their byline however, and I would simply be paid for the work…

Linked – Internet Archive wants to get rid of link rot
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Linked – Internet Archive wants to get rid of link rot

This is really a cool idea. I always feel bad when I go back and look at a post here that I wrote years ago, and realize that without being able to follow the link, it doesn’t quite make as much sense now. Of course, that’s just the reality of blogging, eventually some of the…