Making Good Design Decisions

Reposted from Prismatic Blog There’s a popular misconception that NASA spent millions in a failed attempt to create a space pen while the Russians just used pencils. The implication is that good design is simple in the sense that it is simplistic or obvious. Simple design is often simple for the user but complicated for the creator. They really do …

What Is RSS? RSS Explained

What is RSS? RSS (Rich Site Summary) is a format for delivering regularly changing web content. Many news-related sites, weblogs and other online publishers syndicate their content as an RSS Feed to whoever wants it. Why RSS? Benefits and Reasons for using RSS RSS solves a problem for people who regularly use the web. It allows you to easily stay …

Writers-Block

7 Ideas for Curing for Writer’s Block

Bringing viewers to your website and getting them to return is a result of the quality of your site content. It doesn’t matter if you have great products at reasonable prices if nobody knows about your site. This is why blogging on your site is a great way to help get the word out about your site and make viewers want …

We Wrote 150 Blog Posts In 50 Days, How About Our Traffic?

For the last year we’ve written about 2 blog posts each week on our blog LogMyCalls. We said we had a content strategy, but we really didn’t.   Our blogs were read, but not all that much. It sort of felt like we were writing into an empty box. Then I came across a blog post by a guy who …