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Twitter-Fu: Or How To Succeed At Twitter And Love Doing It

Posted on August 29, 2014

Gardening seems to be an easy analogy to turn to when you want to make comparisons, but it fits what I want to say. So, I'm going to use the cliché as well. 

I love gardening.  I love real hands on, plant things and watch them grow sort of gardening.  I like the details and I like to see the overall garden come to life.  But there's another way of gardening.  Hire a gardener/landscape/horticulturist kind of company and pay them to make your garden the envy of the neighbourhood. 

Twitter can be a bit like that. 

Twitter Fu

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My Notes On Responsive Web Design

Posted on August 28, 2014

I'm busy working on optimizing my tour company website for responsive design. 

As I often do, I'm reading widely and playing around with trying to get it right.  I was about to start making some notes for myself, when I though perhaps the best place to make these notes would be here, in a blog post. 

So, this post is my notes for myself, but hopefully someone finds them useful.  I'm not currently planning to do this for Sandcurves.com, but if you leave me a comment to tell me you use this site with a smart phone and would like me to try, then I'll do it. 

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Social Media Platforms, What I Use And Why

Posted on August 21, 2014

I just read How To Choose A Social Network by Kevan Lee on the Bufferapp blog. 

It was hard to resist not writing almost a full blog post just in the comment section.  So, this post is just an attempt to scratch that itch. 

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6 Serious Things Blogging Taught Me About Guiding, Business and Life

Posted on August 20, 2014

Blogging is very easy

Open your editor or whatever you use to do the writing, cough up some words, and hit save/publish and you've blogged.  Right?

Well, let me clarify.  That's not blogging.  Blogging is publishing.  Blogging is marketing.  Blogging is socializing.  And successful blogging is hard work. 


Blogging Admin Page

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How To Get Back Into Your Workout After A Break, 20 Techniques

Posted on August 19, 2014



Sorry, this post wasn't written for you


A big part of my life now is guiding tours on the road in Namibia

Sometimes, when I get back I have no problem getting back into my workout routine.  But if I've been on a long tour, it takes me a while. 

This blog post is about gathering my ammunition, getting out all the motivation I can squeze together to get pumped to get my workout rocking again. 

So, this post is for me.  But you can read it if you like.  Especially if you'll comment afterwards with some of your workout motivation tricks! 


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