How do you define a quality blog post? This often quoted advice concerning the ‘quality’ of your content is interpreted differently by many people, this is because the idea of quality will vary between individuals, the concept of ‘quality’ itself is an elusive one. The famous writer, Robert Pirsig based his entire career on seeking […]
Being a media platform owner provides a unique opportunity A great many bloggers, writers, journalists and others who write a lot seem to have given up on the idea of building their own thing, it seems the success of ‘Medium’ and other blogging platforms have effectively stymied the growth of independent production; I think this […]
The Plague of 2020 will live in our memories for a long time. I don’t think we will be duped quite so badly next time, at least I hope not.
A further exploration concerning the state of the web, how people are innovating, bypassing middlemen media barons, but still being seduced by Silicon Valley media ‘Borg’ projects designed to impose ‘right think’ terms of service, and render them vulnerable to censorship
The web presents us with a powerful opportunity to reach out, and connect with people who share our own views, and philosophies.
I talk about the means to present ideas, discuss topics and conditions in our world. Practical help, and assistance is given to those who recognise
the benefit of being helped, and who understand how crucial it is to involve ourselves in the communication of our social world, to forge their own path.
Podcasting The Big Picture The huge explosion of Podcasting By Mike Gorman It seems every man, woman and child these days is either producing their own Podcast, or giving the idea some serious thought! And it is now possible to access a podcast based on just about any subject, hobby, interest, nuanced angle you can […]
Writing For The Web How to make your work stand out in the age of Silicon Valley media dominance With sites like Medium, Quora seeming to dominate is writing independently even possible? I speak with writers quite a lot. I read and comment on lots of writing these days because quite frankly there is a […]
Crass Commercialism Bores Me Silly Internet Marketing Sucks The posturing of narcissistic money obsessed nincompoops who show off their wealth like spoiled bratty children, the greed, the superficial goals, not for me! By MIKE GORMAN I remember it very well, it was about 2007 and I was discovering the various online communities, not least The […]
SEO means ‘search engine optimisation’ this huge area has changed it is not just about “search” anymore! Experts abound, and there is still a ‘snake oil’ stigma attached to this very modern specialty, but optimisation of your web content is a vital matter, what is valid today? The tricks and strategies of the mid 2000’s […]
What Will Make You Successful? What Are The Truly Important Questions & Answers Regarding Websites? Do You Really Need A Website? No, not in every case. A lot of people think having a website is just what you do. This is just not true! We need to look at the precise circumstances of your objectives, […]