My Year in Review: 2016

With 2016 coming to a close, I thought I’d share another recap (like in 2015). It was way easier last time because I blogged so much last year, so at the very least, writing this post was a good reminder that I’d like to document my life more. Good thing I’m starting a Bullet Journal […]

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New @wordpressdotcom @instagram account is looking pretty sweet, follow for inspiration: — Matt Mullenweg (@photomatt) March 18, 2016 I recently started a side project at work. We had an Instagram account but weren’t using it, so I wrote up a proposal with content ideas and Instagram best practices and… ta-da! I’m sharing standout […]

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The 2015 Year In Review!

Originally posted on The Blog:
Here’s an incredible fact: together, you published more than 660 million posts on in 2015, and made more than 655 million comments. That’s a whole lot of joy, laughter, tears, insight, and thoughtfulness. And it’s just one part of a huge global community of people — WordPress now powers more…

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My Year in Review: 2015

If I were to describe my 2015 in only three words, I’d go with: happy, progress, and best. It was a year with way more positives than negatives personally, with the only real hardship coming hearing about bad things happening around the world which tends to wear on my heart. (I think news stories, one month’s extra-strong […]

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Notes from An Event Apart Austin: Jeffrey Zeldman

Jeffrey Zeldman, co-founder of An Event Apart, kicked off An Event Apart Austin (on October 5) with: The Fault, Dear Brutus (or: Career Advice From a Cranky Old Man). Notes I took/tweeted and some of my favorite live-tweets by others during his presentation follow. On getting into work on the web: “I was excited about the […]

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I hit 100 in my posting streak for this blog yesterday. ONE HUNDRED! 🎉 And is it just me, or do those streak notifications just make you want to post & post & post?

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A missing post is ruining my streak!

Somehow I made my original July 10, 2015 post disappear and it’s ruining my streak! (I love getting those notifications each time I publish a post! I’m the exact person those types of incentives work on, because I CAN’T STOP NOW!) My streak was up to 254 for today, except the July 10 post is gone […]

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