It is hard to believe that I created WisTex almost 28 years ago, established in the summer of 1986, the year I turned 13 years old. Back then it was a mail order company, where I published a small mail order newsletter and sold advertising in my newsletter and other mail order publications. The name WisTex… Read More »
A lot has changed on the internet since 1995, when I registered my first domain name wistex.com, which was free, by the way. We have the rise of social media, and a whole myriad of changes to how search engines work. We also consume our content in different ways than before, whether it by video or on our mobile devices.
I’ve been taking a closer look at my blog and websites and thinking how to better organize the content I create or curate. While I love sharing cool things I find, it becomes hard to find them again after you have shared them and moved on. Adding them to my blog seems like a good idea at first, but with the variety of topics that I am interested in, it becomes a jumbled mess of unrelated content.
So perhaps it is time to find places for specific types of content.
Last night, while everyone was asleep, I decided I would update the Duck Sauce Network website, a “news” and entertainment website I relaunched earlier this month. Originally a fun website I launched back in 2003, I thought it could use a resurrection and major update. As part of the update, I created a new logo and created social… Read More »
Sometimes you need to take a break from everything and just do what you are passionate about for a minute, to recharge your batteries. And just create. For the past few months, I have been a bit overwhelmed. I spent the last three years spending most of my time working for someone else. The original… Read More »