Tag Archives: St. Louis

The Choices We Make

I’ve been working with BigWideSky because their mantra, “we make brands human,” really rings true.  They are also creative, even soulful, about messaging, public relations, rightly rejecting the outdated “top-down” narrative brands have engaged in for interaction in a more … Continue reading

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Writing for Different Readers

I just took on my first assignment for Consumer Digest.  It’s always exciting to start a new relationship with a another publication.  This one will be fun because while it’s on a topic I know a lot about (musical instruments), … Continue reading

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Blogging for Success

This recent article I wrote published by MMR Magazine has gotten a lot of good feedback.  One music store manager even wrote me about it: “Just read your article in MMR! A lot of the SEO topics you touched on … Continue reading

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The Importance of Quality Web Content

Increasingly I’ve been asked to help with company websites, especially smaller to medium-sized organizations and retailers. I welcome these queries from St. Louis and beyond, as I spend a lot of time on sites for my work and I have … Continue reading

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A Hot Issue: Taxing on the Internet

One of the hottest issues in the brick and mortar retail world is taxing products bought on the Internet. In writing for MMR Magazine, which serves the music instrument industry, I get to talk to a lot of retailers, and … Continue reading

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The Interviewer Becomes the Interviewee

It’s always weird for a person who interviews people for a living to then be interviewed. Such was the case a few weeks back for me for an article in the St. Louis Beacon, the online daily newspaper here in … Continue reading

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The Follow Up

The vast majority of features I do for my magazines are of the person/company profile variety.  I love those, because I sincerely love talking to people from all walks of life and what they do with themselves. I don’t get … Continue reading

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Another New Website

I’ve got another new website! Thanks to several helpful contacts, I’ve relaunched my St. Louis writer site. Thanks again to TJ Kelly Web Strategy and Rob Lee of Silver East Web Services, plus Susy Christiansen of BusyBee Studios for help … Continue reading

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