Neither plug-ins nor php coding is required to create a polished portfolio. WordPress.com provides the base tools. But you will need to acknowledge, and conquer, the fear materializing when stepping outside a comfort zone. You’ll beat the challenges you meet. Here’s how.
WordPress.com provides “shortcode” mechanisms for creating a customized sitemap. This walk-through provides and explains the coding specifics I chose.
Coming attractions; theme customization resource; calendaring “me” time.
2 years ago, I purchased the 2nd generation Automatic for $90. It saved my bacon again toda with its “check engine” light diagnostic prowess.
Sitting and stewing a writer’s block cooks only intense frustration. So I move, focusing on a joyful obsession. Without fail, the bricks break, unleashing a torrent of creativity.
TL;DR You’ve been TRYing to download or upgrade an iOS app, but the App Store refuses to cooperate. Relief = … More
In this example, we create an applet to toss a copy of every tweet to a dedicated iOS Calendar.
Lesson learned: distinguish between seeking perfection vs demanding common decency.
One favorite trick for building my writing muscle: using IFTTT to add a daily prompt to my calendar; each evening, I create a 6-word story incorporating that prompt. The how-to steps follow.
Last year I adopted a bullet journal. While it took a few stabs at that apple to achieve planning peace, the efforts proved worthy time expenditures. Multiple unanticipated benefits continue to flow, as discussed in this article.
Mechanical pencils are everywhere. Quality is not. My list of tried-&-true faves follows.
Scheduling tweets be accomplished with an IFTTT-induced marriage between Google Calendar and Twitter. Cost? $0. Here’s how.
Pay attention to your body’s signals on hot days. Know the symptoms of both heat exhaustion and heatstroke.
Trying to shove all facets of my life into one-book (Leuchtturm) failed. Add: repeated drawing of spreads antagonized. Hobonichi + Kokuyo products fueled my entry into the Land of Planning Nirvana.
Analog tools assist planning. Digital tools expedite writing and other chores. Productivity mandates awareness of, and easy access to, all matters related to a single task. The Hobonichi Weeks answers the call for a maestro, embracing and sustaining digital/analog harmony. Here’s how.