by: Jenny Batt Photo by: Cyd Converse Wishing you a safe and hauntingly good time today! Happy Halloween from the Alt Team!
By: Susan Brinson Photo by: House Of Brinson For a moment, let’s take a step back and say: what is branding? For those of us in the advertising industry, it’s a word that is used a lot. Dare I say, it might even be over used. Back in the day the term ‘identity’ was used, […]
@alt: Do you attend twitter parties? #seesaw #altchannel From large brand run twitter parties to cozy twitter chats, do you participate? By: Jenny Batt Photo by: Justin Hackworth Tweet. Tweet. Whether it’s a small chat on Twitter about how to be an awesome blogger (follow @altsummit and check out the topics every Wednesday) or a […]
By: Susan Brinson Photo By: House Of Brinson One thing blogging has taught me is the art of staying inspired, constantly. It’s a lot of work to keep up with the latest info, or find a trusted resource. Here are my favorite resources for staying informed and inspired about blogging, branding and design. 1. Braid […]
By: Tracy Jackson Photo by: Jonathan Moreau When was the last time you were hooked? Not on phonics, but on a t.v. show, a blogger, a band, or a hobby—maybe even a food? What enthralls you? I’m currently captivated with Person of Interest. (I miss House.) Lately, I’ve reunited with Natalie Merchant and the 10,000 […]
By guest contributor Monica Lee. Blogging with a specific audience in mind can be a really important key to growing a successful blog. Liz Stanley of Say Yes To Hoboken has a few tips on how to blog with your audience in mind.
@alt: What year did you become a true full time blogger? You got your big break, had substantial readership and earned a living off of your blog? #seesaw #altsummit By: Jenny Batt This week we want to know what year you became a full time blogger. After years of hard work (or maybe not) you […]
By: Jenny Batt Photography by Maggie VH. Now’s the time to start getting in those last minute pitches to brands for the Holidays. If you haven’t started yet, or need a little help, here are a few links from our archives to read: A pitch will be successful when you can meet the needs of […]
By: Susan and William Brinson Later this month I’m teaching an Alt Channel class on rebranding your blog. One thing blogging has taught me is the art of staying inspired, constantly. It’s a lot of work to keep up with the latest info, or find a trusted resource. Here are my favorite resources for staying […]
By guest contributor Monica Lee. How can you use social media to grow your readership? Listen in on a chat with Melanie Blodgett of You Are My Fave.