I started blogging at my old URL with the intent of spreading the gospel of running a small firm on the cheap, empowering folks to do their own legal marketing, and occasionally prattle on about legal tech developments. And then a second bar exam hit. (Horray, Missouri!) And legal practice. And a couple of side gigs. One[…]
I’ve heard the question many times, from many lawyers: “Should I blog?” The answer is not simple. Can you write? Do you have something interesting to say? Or is your plan to simply regurgitate boring legal crap in hopes of bumping up your SEO juice? If it’s the latter, that’s not enough motivation to keep[…]
I hate buzzwords. I hate corporate speak. I’m not going “leverage modular inclusion of work already completed” (yes, someone actually wrote those words in an email in my old office) or “synergize” (a word which invokes memories of Star Trek episodes) or whatever the heck else. “Integrated marketing” is a corporate buzzword. But it’s one[…]
I never wanted a relationship with Avvo. Maybe it was because I worked for the “other guys” for a bit, or maybe it was because they created a profile in my name without my permission and slapped an inescapable score of mediocrity upon my name without knowing anything about my practice or professional skills, but[…]
Graphic design is not one of my talents. My logo (or at least the peacock portion of it)? A gift from a talented friend. I can set up WordPress sites, write nearly unlimited amounts of content, or troubleshoot tech catastrophes, but when it comes to making something pretty: I ain’t an artist. I stumbled upon[…]
There has to be a lesson here. There probably is … something about me needing anger management so that I won’t break my keyboard after spending 45 minutes trying to get a simple *(&(*& logo added to one of WordPress’s own themes. Let’s start at the beginning. Automattic Makes Great Themes for WordPress Sites Automattic[…]
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