Brian’s Paradox: Your website or blog probably won’t make you any more money, but…

In discussing websites, blogs, and professional branding with many of the professionals and business leaders that I advise, there is a phenomenon that I have observed, which I call Brian's Paradox. The basic concept is this: Your website or blog probably won't make you any more money - there is no guarantee that you will … Continue reading Brian’s Paradox: Your website or blog probably won’t make you any more money, but…

WordPress’ Matt Mullenweg on the intrinsic value of blogging (worth reading)

Matt Mullenweg, the genius behind WordPress, is a very cool guy. (Besides his penchant for renting awesome cars while on the road promoting WordPress, and long-time love of America's most important art form, he has done a lot of amazing things for other people, as evidenced by this profile by the Houston Chron - his … Continue reading WordPress’ Matt Mullenweg on the intrinsic value of blogging (worth reading)

Building AEC Quality .com, Or how I spent my Summer “vacation”

After my gonzo journalism adventure in Key West at the end of July, I actually realized something that I only recently shared with my wife. I like writing. But if you look at the recent activity on this website and over at AECforensics.com, you wouldn’t be able to see that. Shortly before my trip to … Continue reading Building AEC Quality .com, Or how I spent my Summer “vacation”

Time to Update WordPress Again! WordPress 3.3 – Sonny

WordPress 3.3 is out. Have you updated your site yet? The latest and greatest version of the WordPress software — 3.3, named “Sonny” in honor of the great jazz saxophonist Sonny Stitt — is immediately available for download or update inside your WordPress dashboard. WordPress has had over 65 million downloads since version 3.0 was … Continue reading Time to Update WordPress Again! WordPress 3.3 – Sonny