I’ve wanted to own my own business since I was a kid. I never would’ve dreamed the route I’ve actually taken to get to this point. Three times I’ve worked full time for other companies; each is an experience I’ll cherish. But in my heart, I am an entrepreneur. I’ve embraced it — and it’s […]
I hate working out. These are words I’ve uttered to myself and others for years. I graduated high school ten years ago, and in late high school and early college I was between 165 and 170 pounds. Later in college, and then especially when I started working and traveling, I started consistently gaining weight every year. Working inside […]
I listen to a lot of podcasts. My categories of choice for my broad-reach podcasts are web / WordPress, media / journalism, startup / tech, politics, and more web. I’m subscribed to over 30 podcast feeds right now, so I typically have more to listen to than I have time for. Some of these podcasts […]
It’s not news to anyone that reads my personal blog that I run Post Status, a “WordPress news” website. It’s essentially your typical trade news publication. It’s my baby though. One of the things I’ve struggled with over the last year and a half running Post Status is balancing information. Balancing information I’m both an “insider” […]
From my perspective, I prefer to know who is reading versus how many. I prefer to know how long each reader reads, versus counting them as having landed on a page. I prefer to know that a reader got value from a post, versus just knowing they read it. I prefer to know I’m a trusted source of information versus just another cause of noise on the web.