Some inspiring words of Alt wisdom. Wishes, wisdom and painting the roses. A great summary. What I learned at Alt. Inspiring creativity and good business. Personal takeaways. A fun video!
By: Jenny Batt. Photo: Brooke Dennis for atly. Favorite moments from Alt SF. Part 2: What I learned at Alt. Alt SF unpacked. An Alt SF recap. The business cards of Alt SF. Alt SF inspires creativity. A big high five to Alt SF. Thanks Bing for hooking me up with these ladies!
@alt: Bloggers can either plan ahead or wing it. Tell us, do you have an editorial calendar? (Image by: @designmom ) #seesaw By: Jenny Batt. Image: Gabrielle Blair Blogers work differently, that’s why we’ve got to know…how many of you use an editorial calendar to plan posts? Vote now and let’s see if you are […]
By: Sara Urquart. Photo by: Kameron Elisabeth. It can be daunting to think of joining the blogging community as a professional, but there is plenty of room for new bloggers who are willing to work. My advice to anyone who’s thinking about getting started as a blogger is to simply start. Choose a platform (Blogger, WordPress, […]
By: Joy Laforme. Photo by: First Mate. Here are some great resources for beginners and advanced HTML/CSS learning. W3 SCHOOLS CSS LIST W3 SCHOOLS HEXIDECIMAL COLOR LIST FIREBUG LYNDA.COM Pugly Pixel CSS Lint CSS Garden Smashing Magazine
By Sara Urquhart. Photo by: Justin Hackworth One of the greatest things about blogging is its diverse application—it’s easy to start a blog and anyone can share her voice, whether it’s as hobby or for a job. Blogging for fun and blogging for business are both great ways to engage in the online world, but […]
By: Jenny Batt. Photo by: Brooke Dennis. (for atly) We love recaps. Here’s what you are saying about Alt SF. Be sure to tweet with the hashtag #altsf so we can grab them to share! Ten things I learned from Alt. 30 Takeaways from Alt SF. An Alt SF recap in photos. A man’s view […]
@alt: We love Squarespace, that’s where the Alt blog calls home, but what platform do you use for your blog? #altsummit #seesaw By: Jenny Batt Did you notice our little facelift? What do you think? Alt has upgraded and made the switch to Squarespace 6 and we are loving our new found freedom and versatility, […]
by: Jenny Batt. Photo: Brooke Dennis for atly. Hooray! We hope you’ve recovered from your trip last week and boy did you have fun. How do we know? We have the pictures to prove it. Check out our full collection from Alt SF right here. We hope you can use these beautiful images, shot by […]
Your blog needs an editorial calendar for two important reasons: one, it helps you stay organized, provides motivation to get your work done, and all that important productivity stuff. And two? It helps you make money.
Having a consistency to your content is what makes it enjoyable to read, and also what makes it profitable. When you know what you’re going to write about, your audience knows what you’re going to write about, and you can tell advertisers what you’re going to write about, and they’re going to want to pay you to do it, because they know what they’re going to get.