Pandemic Post

If you haven’t already, please go check out Roger Edwards’ post on the Covid-19 pandemic in London. As is often the case, Roger has provided me with a topic to similarly address from my own, somewhat less sophisticated viewpoint.

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Content creators and development teams: How close is too close?

In the era when anybody and everybody can be a content creator, this subject can be a little sticky. I’m going to try and approach it as delicately as possible. Please know that I do not intend it as a passing of judgment on anyone. If you’re a content creator, and you’ve found a formula that works for you, keep at it! We need independent thought and commentary about games and communities.

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Avengers Endgame brought tears to my eyes

I enjoyed Avengers Endgame. In fact, I liked it so much that I’m not going to address the part that made me roll my eyes (that everybody in my twitter feed LOVED). I don’t feel that it’s worth nitpicking this, the first and only culmination of a ten year cinematic arc. To be able to bring that much storytelling to a satisfying conclusion is nothing short of incredible.

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Blaugust 2019

Blaugust tip: schedule your posts

I know, it’s tough. You’ve just punched out your latest and greatest blog post. It’s just sitting there, staring back at you. You can hardly wait to send your new baby out into the world and see what kind of reactions it garners. That publish button looms large. But wait, take a deep breath, and use your content management system’s scheduling option instead.

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Blaugust 2019

Blaugust tip: make haste!

This is the last tip I plan to post for Blaugust 2019 unless some heavenly inspiration overtakes me. Each year that I’m involved in some newbie blogger event, there are folks who seem completely apprehensive about starting a blog. Truly, the most successful blogs do take just a bit of planning in order to assure some form of longevity. But there comes a time when it’s necessary to jump in and hit that dreaded post button for the first time.

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Blaugust 2019

Blaugust tip: make friends

This might be the most important tip of them all. Take advantage of this blaugust experience and get involved in the blogging community. Make some new friends. Exchange ideas. Read each others blogs. Comment on each other’s blogs. Share each other’s blogs on social media. It’s a great way to keep the blogging community going, and it’s a fantastic way to come up with post ideas of your own!

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