I just finished my NYC blogging boot camp. How does anyone measure success? How about 4 times as many people showed up as I was expecting? Handshakes and hugs on the way out and a LOT of buzz: “My blog is going to be about…” “And I can market my topic like…” “He did this…
Here it is …. a court sketch artist type showed up at the recent Meetup with Google AdSense and Blogger Team members.
Missed it? You can experience it via these graphic representations.
Were you there? You can experience it again by viewing these images…maybe even find yourself in them.
Unique to say the least. Fun, too.
A guy can hope, can’t he? That the Google teams will come back. They said they would….good news for those of you who could not make it. And in the evening, too!
Last week, 3 Google teams came to present at a Meetup I organized: AdSense, Blogger and Policy.
Lots of information was shared…nothing earth shattering and nothing that can’t be found by viewing Google policies. Still, it was refreshing and personal for Google to send real people to answer real questions from real users.
Here is one, or 4 nuggets.
The keys to good AdSense placement. Ads should be
The text in Wilby’s theme is not perfect. Perfection…I know a lot of would be bloggers who aren’t because they want perfection. Me? I’ll get it (whatever it is) out there and make changes as I go. It is easier to change directions when you are moving than when you are standing still, right? My…
Here I sit in Carmel, CA teaching a group of writers how to blog for traffic or money.
These guys are great because they have a heart to do things right and the will to make a difference in the world.
So, we talk and we preach and we listen and we get angry and we get motivated and we give up and we get back on the horse…and in the end we resolve to make a difference in the world with our writing. Then we write.
And if the writers here will write enough, sooner or later they will make money at it….or not.
But first and foremost we determine to write…because we know that writing makes a difference.
Tommy Edison said about