This isn’t another “how to setup a blog” post; it’s a 5000+ word strategic guide on how Ramit reached 1,000,000 monthly readers. I wrote this guide back in 2012 based on an interview with Ramit – and it’s popular – so I’ve updated the content and design.
A few weeks back I submitted my website to a user experience app; it helps you understand what an unknown visitor is thinking by providing quick video reviews. The reviewer looked at my site, muttered “pretty typical content” and then went back to her weekend. For Julie H. in North Carolina that was just another Saturday, but for me it was mildly scarring. I refuse to publish ANYTHING that is typical, and today’s post is another example of me sharing focussed nonsense that you won’t read anywhere else. In today’s post I’m sharing 9 things I do differently than you; at best this may inspire you to reconsider your defaults, but more likely you will realize I’m a total weirdo. Here’s the list…Continue Reading →