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Why You Have to Push Back on Unethical Content Thieves

If you find content of yours that’s been stolen, don’t be afraid to challenge the thief. Because, regardless of their proffered innocence/ignorance, it’s theft, pure and simple. You work hard to create your content – don’t let others take that away from you.

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Why I’m Loving the Pure Blogging Project

After thinking about where content was heading, and talking with some fellow bloggers whose work and style I admired, I launched the Pure Blogging project. And it’s one of the most enjoyable projects I’ve been part of.

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The Personalization of Social (Or Why We Need to be Architects)

Personal notes for personal readers. Personal replies from personal thought providers. No mass sharing. No mass consumption. It’s the antithesis of the chase for social proof and maybe – just maybe – the way forward as we look to reclaim the magic of intimacy on the social web.

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Why a Share via Content Jacking Isn’t Really a Share

Why do content marketing apps think they’re doing the right thing by hijacking content being shared through them, and directing web visitors elsewhere? The only ones who truly benefit are the users of these unethical solutions – time to push back.

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So What Happens When You Remove Your Social Sharing Buttons?

A month ago, I published a post about an experiment I was going to run – what happens when you remove social share buttons from your blog? These are the results – and some might surprise you.

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Why I’m Loving the Pure Blogging Project

Earlier this year, as summer started to get into full swing, I published a…

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The Only Thing That’s Dead Is Your Everything Is Dead Spiel

I’m a little tired. Not physically. I could always do with a little more…

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Sometimes We Need to Say Screw You to Content Rules

Remember the good old days of blogging? Come up with something to say, write…

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