Podcasters I trust said Squarespace was “everything I needed to build my own professional website,” so I believed them.Read More
Today I'm launching In Real Life, the website for the upcoming book I mentioned earlier this year. It's a tech blog I'll be updating once a day or so, so you might like to subscribe. There's some info about the book there now, and I'll provide updates regularly. The mailling list there is the same one as here, so if you're already receiving the Portalkeeper's log, you're all set.
Okee-dokee. Back to the Reading Year ;).
I’m now available for contract work. I can help with writing copy, audio content, planning and designing your website, or any other task a writer, musician, and former tech journalist can help you do to reach your people online.Read More
I've done a couple more interviews since the launch of The Daily Portal, and they both turned out pretty well. I joined Alex Arena on his 15 Minutes With... podcast to talk about my plans for the site. I also did an article-length interview with Micah Singleton for the relaunch of Current Editorials, where I got a chance to talk more generally about where web publishing is going.
At massive scale, it seems like money has the effect of making all forms of online communication just mediocre enough to exist. Blogging, talking, photography, whatever it is, it's all available to everyone now in just-awful-enough form.Read More