If you’re tired of writing and need to take a break, there are plenty of things you can do to enhance and improve your blog! Here are ten tips for keeping your blog moving forward, without publishing new content.
No doubt about it…the growth of the digital space has fueled growth in online education. With high-speed internet (HSI) become more commonplace in homes around the world, people are leveraging HSI to enroll in online bachelor’s degrees, online courses for professional development or in a massive open online course (MOOC) to expand their knowledge. Online […]
Are you new to the world of blogging? Or maybe your existing blog just isn’t growing like you had hoped?Here are some tips to get you going on the right track!
If you are a WordPress blogger and want to learn how better administer your site, speed it up, and secure it from hackers, here are my top 10 tips.
Considering translating your blog content to another language? Here are a few thoughts and options to allow speakers of other languages to access your content.
Next time you have writers block and are looking for a new article idea, just take a few moments to think about how you solve the problems in your personal life and find a way to share those experiences with your readers. Not only will they benefit from your experiences, they’ll probably thank you with a comment with their shared experience.
If bounce rate isn’t a great metric to use to measure your blog posts, what is a good metric to determine whether visitors like your content?
This post provides solutions on how to troubleshoot and solve the HTTP error message that WordPress sometimes displays when trying to upload an image.
My recent presentation at the WordCamp Kansas City conference focuses on using WordPress in a business setting.
I’m a big fan of infographics…when they are done properly. A great infographic can easily convey a lot of information in a short, easy-to-digest manner, while also entertaining the reader in some way. Whether it’s sharing a hectic day in the life of a social media manager or simply relating the role of a social […]
Do bloggers have a responsibility to check their facts before publishing speculative content? Is the better to be first than be right? I would love to hear thoughts and opinions from other bloggers!
Building a great Intranet environment is often about balance. Balancing acts like those between openness and security, corporate needs and individual desires, and the balance between content and culture often make for long meetings and tough decisions. Internal communicators and Intranet managers often have to determine how much to share and the right format in which to share it.
It never ceases to amaze me how few people trust their organizational intranets. A tool that was designed specifically for the purpose of helping employees do their job better and faster is often the joke of the water cooler. Yet organizations knowingly ignore the fact that employees don’t use or trust the information stored on their intranet.
Periodically, I have the great opportunity to sit in front of a group of employees and ask them about their intranet experiences. Often, it’s in anticipation of an intranet revamp, so the need for a “do-over” or an evolution has already been defined at some level. While the individual users and comments might be different, they usually go start with something like this:
Over the last few years, the social media boom has forced Intranet portal vendors to rethink some of their licensing models and expand their feature functionality. “Traditional” intranet portals that are simply presentations layers with a back-end content management system just don’t cut it anymore. Instead, organizations want their employees to generate peer-to-peer content using 2.0 functionality like blogs, wikis, and tagging instead of relying on one-way messages from the top.