It all began rather quietly March 31, 2017. I awoke, walked into the study, opened the blinds to welcome the weekend. At this time I would usually begin making coffee. Not! Upon opening the blinds I noticed there was one … Continue reading →
5 Tips to Better Emails and Posts When you’re running around doing the jobs of several people, it’s very easy to let complacency creep in and that’s when mistakes begin to happen, or you might send out emails you’re 100% … Continue reading →
I really don’ t know who said that once we started working working with computers our work would be much easier. Harumph! Definitely not so! It seems as though using these “efficiency machines” does nothing else but create more work. … Continue reading →
Late last year I wrote a post referring to “A fond farewell…” regarding the last issue of Red Dog News as you had grown to appreciate and read it for more than nine-years and 192 issues. I also talked about hibernation, maybe even a deep sleep!
Because of the outpouring of concern and frustration many readers voiced when they read about “A fond farewell…” it appears that the period of the “deep sleep” will be much shorter than I expected. At the present time I have been working on how Red Dog News can best serve its readers.
As a result of what Red Dog News had come to mean to you and me I plan to go back to square one. Shortly, a survey will be sent out to readers in an effort to gather as much input as possible. The new format will again be free; for and about you.
Since the last issue of Red Dog News I haven’t stopped my reading and research. I still follow many newsletters covering a wide variety of the creative spirit, including all arts and the nuts and bolts and tools that are supposed to keep it all together. I am working on a new format and focus for Red Dog News.
As I also wrote at the close of the last post, “I’ll keep you posted on the next adventure…”
Well, I can’t keep you in suspense much longer. Stay tuned!
After 192 issues over the course of nine years, Red Dog News (the newsletter) has published its last issue. Throughout the years, it featured thousands of news clips that informed its readers about tech, reviews, new products, artist profiles, top … Continue reading →
As many of you know, I build WordPress sites for artists. One part of my service is that I field many spoofing, phishing, and general security issues that you, as a client, never see. One such email I received today, … Continue reading →
The rumor mills are right. It isn’t a rumor! With issue 189 it is a new day for Red Dog News. For more than nine-years we have been bringing you the freshest photography news and information, covering topics as wide-ranging … Continue reading →
Creativity. What does it mean to you? To me it means letting your self go. Getting out of the box. Pushing the envelope. Walking the path less taken. Opening your mind to accept new ideas and directions. Is it the … Continue reading →
After mentoring a wide range of photographers during the last few years I have come up with a compilation of what I think it takes to become a successful photographer in today’s photography marketplace. You can choose to mix-and-match, but … Continue reading →
Guest Post by Beate Chelette All Creative Entrepreneurs hit the wall sooner or later. You know the wall I am talking about. The one that just won’t move. You push and push, working your butt off, talking to potential clients, … Continue reading →