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How to Use Twitter to Promote Your Blog, with a Note of Caution

My SamSphere friend Chad Everson has posted a thorough step-by-step guide to using twitter for blog promotion. Personally, I find twitter fun and useful for many reasons, some of which have nothing to do with blog promotion. It’s a social networking site, which means that its core purpose is connecting people with other people. If… Read More How to Use Twitter to Promote Your Blog, with a Note of Caution

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Writing Well: Action!

Good writing is active, and verbs are the primary words that convey action, making the verb(s) the most important word(s) in almost any sentence. Without at least one verb, a group of words is merely a phrase; it cannot be a sentence. A single verb can form a complete sentence, although its subject you is… Read More Writing Well: Action!

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Defending the Dream

The Americans for Prosperity summit on “Defending the American Dream” is winding down to the final reception about now, and it has been a great conference. The highlight was last night’s “Tribute to Ronald Reagan” dinner. My old friend Dinesh D’Souza noted that today’s America has two parties: the stupid party and the evil party.… Read More Defending the Dream