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6 Dirty Secrets About SEO

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Full Series Building Your Web Presence: When to Hire a Web Developer 9 Questions Your Developer Should Ask You What Types of Pages Do You Need? Graphics: Friend of Foe?—Making it Both Useful and Pretty Using Interactive Media on the Web Six Dirty Secrets About Search Engine Optimization This article appeared in the September/October 2008 […]

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Using Interactive Media on the Web

Monday, October 12, 2009

Full Series Building Your Web Presence: When to Hire a Web Developer 9 Questions Your Developer Should Ask You What Types of Pages Do You Need? Graphics: Friend of Foe?—Making it Both Useful and Pretty Using Interactive Media on the Web Six Dirty Secrets About Search Engine Optimization This article appeared in the July/August 2008 […]

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Has the Internet Changed Writing for Better or for Worse?

Monday, June 1, 2009

About every conference I attend—or even any occasion in which three or more writers happen to be talking—someone brings up the question, “Has the Internet changed writing for better of for worse?” I’m happy to say that there’s no longer any argument about whether or not the Internet has had any effect. The question remains how positive or negative.

I’m going to come down on the side of positive and here’s my defense: Acute mental self preservation.

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The Eastern Shore Writers Association Puts on a Great Conference

Monday, February 23, 2009

February 21, 2009 held the 12th annual Bay to Ocean Writers’ Conference, put on by the Eastern Shore Writers’ Association. Having now gone, it’s easy to see why it’s sold out three years in a row. A more friendly and comfortable atmosphere you couldn’t hope to find anywhere. The food was light and delicious, the classrooms and auditorium had great acoustics and the technological infrastructure to make speaking there a fantastic experience.

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Adventures in Teaching Blogging to Writers

Friday, August 22, 2008

I have avoided starting my own blog for quite some time. Sure, I know it’s a great way to establish yourself on the web and create credibility for yourself as a professional. I also know that it can build a platform that can be used to land a book deal. I know all this, but it seemed like an incredible time consumer to me. I made the executive decision to use the time to write and sell articles instead.

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