Blog Content from Another Great Blog

I discovered Alyson B. Stanfield’s podcasts about the time that she stopped producing them.  The great news was that the content of her podcasts was on her blog and she has continued to write.

I picked up the following this morning…

Relax! This Blog Post Formula Does the Work for You [Infographic]

by Alyson Stanfield on April 11, 2012

Do you struggle with writing blog posts?

If you’re like a lot of artists we’ve had in the Blog Triage class, you blog because someone (probably me) told you it was a good idea. But you’ve never really gotten the hang of it.

You fight your way through blogging. You might have a good idea for a post, but it’s like jelly when you sit down to write because it has no form, no backbone.

Facing the blank screen with good intentions, you hack something out because it’s time to post. You need that post you promised.

Alyson said this was supposed to be fun!” You whine.

Read the remainder of this post here.

I suggest that you follow or subscribe.  There’s some great information here.  Someday I’m going to take one of her classes.

 

 

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It All Starts Here

From the Traditional Arts Indiana website:

Webinar recording access: Social Networking for Artists and Performers

Social Networking for Artists and PerformersThe latest Traditional Arts Indiana webinar, “Social Networking for Artists and Performers: Developing and Maintaining an Online Presence”, is available as a video recording at: http://connect.iu.edu/p6upmf4ohax/.

When you click the link, you will be taken to a new window that shows everything exactly as it happened. You can watch this video at any time to see how social media can help professionalize your folk practice, whether it’s weaving, pottery, or – as it is with our friend and host, Geoff Davis – woodcarving.

WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, and Etsy: these are just a few of the topics Geoff covered in his roughly 50-minute talk. There’s plenty to learn and explore in this presentation, so be sure to take advantage.

Read the rest here…

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