You know – we’ve all been blogging for the past year and we’ve become a community of writers, bloggers, friends and fans.
I’m wondering if we can take this to a new level? By this time, blogging probably isn’t scary any longer like it once was and I propose we try something different and intimidating. Like putting our voice out there (podcasting) or connecting with each other using Skype or creating and posting videos (called video logs or vlogs) or creating an online conference where we can connect, collaborate and grow something unique.
What else? Maybe we can begin a blog where we all add a paragraph or post a photo and all create a story around it?
My blogging friends are an amazing group of writers and we each bring something new and wonderfully unique to our posts. We write about fashion, home, family, travel, hopes, dreams, illness, education, humor and even cemeteries. We support, unite and encourage each other.
Maybe we can go out and find new bloggers and follow them, add comments and share insights. Remember how cool it was when we first started and someone subscribed to our blog. ‘Way Cool!’
Would you care to be a guest on my blog? I’d love to have you write for me sometime. Care to visit me online and we can create a podcast. Even with these ideas I’m not thinking big enough … this is where groupthink comes in handy!
I suppose it’s because I’m on the edge of this lovely cliff and I want to stretch my arms and soar like an eagle but I want to do it with others and compare our flights, thoughts and observations. And I want to see what photos you took and you can see mine. I want to show you the video of me leaping with my mouth wide open to catch the air. And I want to see your face too.
Guess I’m just crazy but sometimes that’s a good thing, isn’t it?
- Life Begins at the End of Your Comfort Zone
- My Very First Vlog Post (lifeofcarbon.wordpress.com)
- Live the life you imagined (mkmercurio.wordpress.com)
- A Beginner’s Guide to Blog Monetization Basics (blogworld.com)
- Blogging: Leaving Your Comfort Zone
- Vlogging: What a nightmare! (amumsmadness.com)
- Skype CEO: Our Goal Is to Connect 1 Million Classrooms (mashable.com)