So yesterday I had some time to kill and ordinarily I would have looked up fake Mark Twain quotes on the Huffington Post but I was in a particularly unusual mood. Not sure why but something drove me to use a few of my favorite real time search and social search websites to search for “X Tips” blog posts.
After reading a few I noticed a trend. Many of the posts I found really didn’t have any tips at all. Near as I could tell many of these provided little to no value for who I reasoned was the intended audience. Surely whoever these posts were written for would have known what I thought was common resident knowledge for the industry.
So it got me thinking, if I created a tips blog post (which we don’t do much of here) what would I do differently? Apart from starting it off with a little dry humor here’s what I’d do: read more →