Have you ever started something and you were so excited about it? I’m sure you have.
Then, something about it, maybe the way you bad it set up, made it feel more like a chore. You didn’t look forward to it anymore and you didn’t really want to do it. It wasn’t fun. You only did it because you felt like you had to. It was expected.
That, my friends, is where I had gotten with this blog. I needed something to make me want to do it again.
This weekend, I watched the Launch Bloggers Conference live feed. (I was originally going to go, but couldn’t.) I had a couple Aha! moments while listening to Melissa George and Marisa Mohi. Because of that, I’m making some changes here.
The main thing you’ll notice is frequency. I will no longer be trying to post every day. Instead, you can expect posts every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Beyond that, I will post links to podcast episodes and videos when they go up, most likely on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
I’m also going to make better use of blog categories and tags. Instead of trying to do articles/opinion pieces on things I don’t know enough about, I’ll be talking more about what I know, what I’m working on, and things I use to get my work done.
There will be more behind-the-scenes stuff and explanations of why and how I do things. Instead of talking generically about creativity, I’m going to be showing more about how I use it in my life so I can give practical examples.
I think these changes will make for a more interesting and fun experience for all of us.
I’ll have another post up on Wednesday.
I was so bummed not to make it to Launch. It looks like it was super fun and informative. I definitely to through swings like this on my blog. For now, I’ve accepted that one post a week is all I can promise but I’d really like to work up to two a week. Looking forward to reading more!
Great inspiration. Thanks for sharing!
Thank you for coming by.
So glad you got something out of Launch! And I love a good change to freshen things up.
I’ve needed to make a change for a while, but I wasn’t sure what needed to be done. Those aha moments gave me that clarity.
So glad you were inspired Saturday! I hope the changes bring you less stress and lots of success!
I think they will. I’m looking forward to seeing the difference. Thank you for coming by!