A Year in Review

As December has arrived, I’ve forgot to mark the 1st blog-(ann)-iversary of this site. I try not to wax poetic on it, but when I decided to “go all in” on writing this full time, I was unsure if I could do this on a consistent basis. Coming up with topics, managing the site, using…

The Mad Scientist Never Takes a Holiday

    If you start seeing some strange things and themes being changed on the blog, all you have to do is point the finger at me. I’m to blame. As I’m approaching the 1st year of this blog, I’m trying out a couple of new themes as a way to change up and “freshen”…

SEO Wrap-up

I want to thank Des Moines Register digital editor, Drake adjunct professor, and fellow East High classmate Chris Snider (@ChrisSnider) for his presentation on SEO and on-line writing this morning at Drake.  As a blogger, the seminar this morning helped answered my concerns and questions about how to get your blog noticed on search engines…

SEO

What is an SEO? I’ve heard of it many times, but I have no clue on how to use it, and normally I get no clear cut answers. Hopefully that will change this morning. I’m sitting inside Drake’s Meredith Hall, to learn more about search engine optimization by Chris Snider of the Des Moines Register….