I've dabbled with lots of writing apps over the last few years on iOS, from iA Writer to the full on Ulysses. What I've come to the realisation now is that they don't fit in with my workflow that I use across my devices. What I've found is that I often either posted directly to … Continue reading Dropping writing apps
After recently making the switch over to the notes app Bear I needed to see how good my options were for exporting over to my blog. Well in a nutshell, there aren’t options for posting directly to your WordPress blog I.e. there is no integration. The only option (from iOS) is to use the share … Continue reading Sharing to your WordPress blog from Bear
I started using Micro.blog a little while ago now and although I don't use it as a Twitter alternative, I do use it to post small updates to my blog. When I experimented with it a while ago I found that being off Twitter so much more helped me be more creative and gain more … Continue reading Keeping social on a blog?
I've been trying and failing to do my best to support the site via Patreon. With this in mind and the demoralising support page showing $0 every time I check it I've decided to disable my Patreon account completely and remove the option to support my writing. I'd rather it not there than remind me … Continue reading Disabling my Patreon account
I'm genuinely interested, at the moment my use has switched a bit to Reddit but I'm tending to move back to Apple News just now. My main reason for asking is that this blog isn't currently available and I'll need to make an investment in my wordpress plan to enable it. So, my question is … Continue reading Do you use Apple News?
If you're reading my blog you'll know that I briefly flirted with ads to help me pay for keeping the site running. As much as I love my passion projects I'm struggling a little to keep them going with paying for hosting etc.. anyway that's not what I wanted to highlight. I started to dig … Continue reading WordAds earnings
I upgraded my WordPress site to a premium site today and saw the options of adding some monetisation options as a test. Well, as soon as I saw my site in DuckDuckGo I removed them. As you can see I went from 1 to 16 just by adding word ads to my site. Now I'm … Continue reading Adding (and removing) ads