Calendar of Events
chats are usually on Twitter on the second Tuesday of each month at 9:00pm EST.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 9pm EST
An annual retrospective on blogging and social media — what's new, what's old news, how things are changing, and what we've accomplished.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 9pm EST
Photo, video & blogging: what tools do you use, what are good, what has most benefited you.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 9pm EST
The power of creative communities: the ones we belong to, why we belong to them, and how we reconcile the personal with the professional.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9pm EST
Adapting to the mobile world: is your blog mobile friendly? Should you get rid of captchas? Are Facebook comments okay? Should our content be more image and less text based?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 9pm EST
We are going to riff off this 5 Reasons Why Blogging Is Not Dead or Dying
post and talk about social media platforms. What social media tools do you use and like, and how do they enhance your blog? How might they distract from your blog? Do you think blogs and blog platforms have what it takes to adapt and stay current?
Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 9pm EST
Does gender play a role in the blogging world. Are women and men perceived and treated differently? How does that affect how and why we blog?
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 9pm EST
What are your blogging goals in 2013? What are your successes from 2012? Be prepared to share specific goals that you could use some help with!
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 9pm EST
Mo? Writing Rituals for November and Beyond. Do you have a regular blogging practice? What is your practice, how do you stick to it, and how do you benefit from it?
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 9pm EST
What blogs do you read? Who do those bloggers learn from, and who is in their community? Have your reading habits and community changed over time?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 9pm EST
Discussion topic: Do you write for the love of writing itself, or is it a means to an end for you? Does the quality of blogging suffer if the love of writing isn't there?