Recovering from a Hacked WordPress Site Have you ever had to recover from a WordPress hack? I’ve worked with a lot of people who have. It’s terrifying if a malicious actor damages your site. Your site represents hours and hours of your work. It represents your relationship to your members. You’re going to be anxious […]
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Automating Blog Tasks – Blog Shop Talk
Automating Blog Tasks – Bring All Your Skills to the Table Every week, I publish my top five favorite posts from other bloggers. It’s a feature I call Other Posts to Crow About. My goal is to draw attention to posts my readers might like, but from blogs other than mine. I wrote a post […]
Connecting Readers to Series They’d Like — Blog Shop Talk
Connecting Readers to Series They’d Like At the risk of stating the obvious, Crow’s World of Anime publishes a lot of reviews. Each season, I follow several new shows one older series. At the end of the season, I publish an episode guide for each series reviewed. That’s all well and good. But how do […]
Real Editors to Use with Gutenberg
Gutenberg, Not a Word Processor What real editors should we use with Gutenberg? In my previous post in this series, “Gutenberg Doesn’t Suck as an Editor – Because It’s Not An Editor!,” I made what I think is a straight-forward observation: Gutenberg has caused so much heart-burn among creative writers precisely because it’s not designed […]
Gutenberg Doesn’t Suck as an Editor – Because It’s Not An Editor!
It’s Not a What? Gutenberg doesn’t suck as an editor because it’s not an editor. Or maybe I should say that it does in fact suck as an editor, but that’s to be expected because it’s not an editor? But that’s such a mouthful… Does saying Gutenberg’s not an editor sound strange to you? It […]
Four Easy Steps to SEO: Readers First!
Why Listen to Me about the Steps to SEO? Look at that title! Sounds all authoritative and stuff. Sounds like I’m trying to be an expert or something! With all the real experts like Neil Patel in the world, why would you want to listen to my advice? Why would you want to use my […]
Blog Shop Talk: How “Other Posts to Crow About” Helps Ani-Bloggers — Yes, You!
A Feature for Bloggers and Readers As an ani-blogger, I think it’s important to support the community whenever I can. One of the ways I do that is that every week, I compile a list of the posts that caught my attention and that I think deserve a wider audience. I call that compiled list […]