Goins, Writer

On Writing, Ideas, and Making a Difference

Is Digg Dead? (Why Writers Should Care)

Is Digg Dead?

A lot of bloggers and tech pundits are talking about the death of Digg. If its traffic history is any indicator of its future, it doesn’t look good. But maybe, just maybe, Digg can be saved.

Why You Should Use Twitter to Conduct Interviews

Quote from an interview with Michael Hyatt on Twitter

I just finished up the first of five nights of a live interview I’m conducting with Michael Hyatt, CEO of book publishing company Thomas Nelson, entirely on Twitter. I’ve only just started, but I already think you should consider using Twitter to conduct interviews with a leader you admire.

8 Ways to Boost Your Blog Traffic Through Social Media

Social Media Traffic Boost

Over the course of a couple months, this blog has caught up with (and even surpassed, at times) the traffic of that old blog. How did I do it? Through the power of social media.

What I’m Reading This Week

I’m posting this reading list a bit late this week, but it’s for good reason — I was out living. I hope you were doing the same, enjoying the everyday beauty of today. Here’s what I’ve been reading this week.

The Meaning of Words

Words used to mean something. To be sure, language evolves and the meanings of words change with context. But I hope you’re beginning to understand the impact of words. Words matter.