New app comes out. Boom. Want it. No, NEED it. Gotta have it. Price? Doesn’t matter. How have I ever lived without this?
New apps are constantly being released. It can be overwhelming to track what’s out there. Whether it’s for your smart phone or computer, there’s always something new and updated with improvements and features to make our lives supposedly better. So, I wonder: do you ever feel your current setup isn’t good enough?
This happens to me ALL THE TIME. And it’s my own fault. I purposefully stay up-to-date with new stuff. I peruse the App Store every week for anything trending or noteworthy. I want the best tools and don’t want to fall behind the pack.
Typography is one of my favorite things. I love looking at type, reading about fonts, and studying layout. But type doesn’t matter anymore.
Type doesn’t matter any more because it’s no longer about type and all about the writer. And honestly, that's a real shame.
Am I the only one who loves a nice, clean, organized desk? There's something about having your paper, pens, and other supplies ready to go—neatly arranged and clutter free. But is this REQUIRED for someone professionally creating content?
In episode 12 of my podcast “All About Content,” I discuss your desk space and how to keep it clean and organized so you can eventually make a mess:
Everyone with an internet connection is familiar with binge-watching. However, it’s usually associated with inefficiency and laziness. But what if binge-watching was a creative productivity tool?
As someone always looking to improve my creative output, I search for ways to DO better work. I think binge-watching is an excellent “utility” for any writer, podcaster, or video personality, if planned and executed properly.
What can content creators learn from Breaking Bad? In this episode, we discuss 11 ways you can become a better creator by doing things “BrBa style.”
Falling asleep can be hard. iPhones and Netflix don't make it easier. That's why I was skeptical about using music as a tool to fall asleep.
Evan Puschak is the creator of Nerdwriter, a successful content creator. On this episode, we explore the 5 reasons his content is so good.
Have you ever been scrolling through social media and you see an offer for a FREE eBook download? Or you're on a website and you get a pop-up to download a FREE GUIDE. Do these still work?
Have you ever been on social media and feel drained and asking yourself, “what am I doing with my life right now?” As fun as it is to read and watch stuff, there's a point where we've consumed too much content. Derek Sivers says, “Whatever excites you, keep doing it. Whatever drains you, stop doing it.”
I was recently BLOWN away by how good an article was. Has that ever happened to you? Good content surprises you and sometimes reenergizes you to make good work.