Blogs are not abandoned, they become dormant

One thing I have discovered after many years of being online is that blogs rarely, if ever, become abandoned. Instead, blogs often become dormant. Have you ever wondered why Squarespace has been sponsoring your favorite podcast every week since 2010? It is because they know full well that once a customer creates a domain on the World Wide Web, the customer will most likely never walk away from it for fear of someone else sweeping it up. My experience has been that when I stumble upon an old blog I am not presented with a “404” or “BUY THIS DOMAIN”…More

On Learning

If what you are about to read interests you in the slightest, and I hope it does, I need you to repeat and remind yourself over and over again, there is no such thing as a perfect system. I have been working on this piece for a while now, and I am sharing this process because it will help me learn and synthesize my understanding of the matter and I also want to help people that may also be in the same situation I am, hungry to do more with the thoughts and information echoing in our brains. There hasn’t been a moment in our world’s history where we have had access to as much information as we do today. This access is undoubtedly going to increase over the rest of our lifetimes. This post is about distilling the most important information to us, but in a way that allows us to learn and change because of what we are learning. Now let’s begin.More