Tag: Blogging 201

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In Blogging 201, a WordPress course I took part in, we got homework to reach out and got ourselves a blogging buddy. I published a timid call for action in […]

Blogging 201: And They Blogged Happily Ever After

It’s the last day of Blogging 201! Where did all the days go? I demand equal learning opportunity, give me my course back! *stomps foot and waits* *still waits* While […]

Blogging 201: On Space Suits and Monetisation

Today’s task on Blogging 201 is to put on our SEO suit. Suit what? Is it something like an anti-radiation suit? And should I bring a gas mask too? (I’m […]

Blogging 201: Make My Blog Yours Too!

Today’s task on Blogging 201 consists in making a poll or a survey. I can create any number of polls that you like, what bothers me is the other end […]

Blogging 201: Blogging Buddy Wanted!

Day eleven of Blogging 201 comes with an enticing idea: to find a blogging buddy and write guest posts for each other’s blogs. Whew! The mere thought of this makes […]

Blogging 201: Thou Who Workest Online

Today’s task on Blogging 201 challenge is three-in-one: leave five comments, build a blogroll and publish a comment policy. (Anything else? Are you trying to overwork us, WordPress? It’s not […]

Blogging 201: Only Connect

The title of this post is an allusion to E. M. Forster’s Howards End, a fine but tame novel that reads as late Victorian rather than early twentieth-century. The novel […]

Blogging 201: Living by a Calendar

Today’s task on Blogging 201 is to create a social media publishing calendar. I’m obsessively organised, so for me a challenge would be not to create a calendar. I live […]

Blogging 201: Go on Facebook or Let Go?

Today’s task on Blogging 201 made me giggle like an idiot. (Sorry about the harsh word, but if you ever had the ill luck of witnessing me giggle, you’d probably […]

Blogging 201: My Eclectic Sardonics Present and Past

The Blogging 201 people read my mind. Or else I read theirs. The task for day six is again one of those that I’ve been to and done before. I’m still […]

Blogging 201: On Stats, Spreadsheets and Hysterics

Day five of Blogging 201 challenge and the tasks are getting hi-tech. Today’s assignment is to conduct, quote “a short and simple stats analysis”, unquote. This is surely a hidden […]

Blogging 201: Stop Blogging, Start Working?

I think I might actually stop blogging and start working. Did this scare you? Serve you well! (Serve you well for what, you ask? I don’t know, but I know […]

Blogging 201: On Being a Blogging Geek

Day three of Blogging University and I still feel like an overachiever and the teacher’s—, nay, the professor’s—, nay, the dean’s pet. Maybe even the rector’s. So far I’ve done all […]

Blogging 201: Rule the Virtual Space!

On day two of Blogging University our assignment is to audit our blogging brand. As a non-native speaker, I wonder what precisely exercising an audition means and if it’s akin […]

Blogging 201: Day One of Blogging University

Whew! I couldn’t wait for it and now that it’s here, I can hardly type with excitement. (Why, yes, I am easily excited!) The first task of Blogging 201 challenge […]