Did you know that your smartphone has a web browser built into it? Did you know that most modern smartphones have a voice to text feature built into the keyboard? That's right ladies and gentlemen, you can log into your WordPress website and write a new post by using your voice. I'm doing this right now and it is fantastic.I've mentioned Voice to Text blogging to the Las Vegas Bloggers group a few times. Tonight was the first time the topic gain any traction. We were discussing how to write … [Read more...] about I don’t type anymore. A story about voice to text.
I was just wondering why blogging isn't broken up into seasons. Let's not be dumb here. The point of having a blog is to make money. If you take 5 months off, you make zero dollars. Maybe you have a tool in place to auto-share content. I get that. However, What I'm saying is this. At some point, you need to take a break and step away. That's what writers and film crews do. There is such thing as sitcom, silly, baseball and fruit & vegetable season. So why no Blogging Season? Would you really … [Read more...] about Blogging seasons can be a real thing.
Have you ever been inspired by another person to write a post? I have. Twice actually. One was about 25 adult truths and this is the other on. Earlier today, there I was minding my own business on Facebook. A friend of mine wrote a blog post about what is on his desk. You can read Mendel's post after you read mine. He mostly describes the healthy lifestyle that he's trying to live by, and he shows some cool pictures of what's on his desk. I'm not going to lie, some of the items are pretty … [Read more...] about What’s on my office desk?
Have you ever wondered what to do with your old pillows, besides throwing them out on the curb? I want to tell you a story that has to do with a couch life hack. A life hack is a simple way to fix something in your life to make it easier or better. I'm a huge fan of lifehacker.com, and I have been searching for a way to come up with my own life hacks. I have two of them now, and this is my first one. The couch life hack using old worn out pillows.The Story Of Our Couch On Memorial day … [Read more...] about Couch Life Hack With Old Pillows
Meet Alfred. My favorite app on the Mac OS X platform. "Alfred is an app to help launch applications and find files on your Mac or on the web. Alfred learns how you use your Mac and prioritize results when you type. Save countless hours by using hotkeys, keywords and customizing how you want to search your Mac and activity history". Alfred is, hands down, my favorite app on Mac OS X and I'm not ashamed of that. Sure, I'm a WordPress guy at heart. That doesn't mean that I do not search. In fact, … [Read more...] about My favorite app makes me Batman, Right?
Every job I have had, involving a computer, usually has something to do with using Windows computers only. It makes sense seeing as how Apple computers were not really a huge thing until the late 2000's. Most companies are set up on windows servers and running Windows XP or a later version. Today, you have these start-up companies and every single employee is on an Apple. Either an iMac or a Macbook Pro. Even going to local meet up groups, you see that white Apple everywhere you look. When I … [Read more...] about Macbook Pro has changed the way I work
Imagine getting free help from the creator of Facebook himself. Imagine having a direct line of contact with the CEO and owner of Google. Chances are that's not ever going to happen. But you are totally in luck because I have some news to share with you. You get to do all of the above mentioned items, at WordCamp's. You can meet the CEO of WebDevStudios at several WordCamp's across the country. You can meet the developer of your favorite plugin, at a WordCamp too. How cool is that?If you … [Read more...] about WordCamp Monthly. The secrets behind WordPress Meet Up Groups.