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Episode 8: My Automation Toolkit

One of my goals in 2018 was to automate more and I’m carrying that into 2019 . I know I do a lot of things manually, and there are lots of things that I could be doing better. So in this episode, we’re going to look at my automation toolkit. Listen to the episode.

Episode 7: 2018 Gift Guide

The holiday season is here and it’s time for us to once again figure out what we’re getting family, friends, and colleagues. Each year I put together a gift guide for remote workers, web designers, podcasters, and cigar smokers. This year’s update for remote workers is a monster one, and it’s the one we’re going to look at today.

Episode 6: WordPress 5.0 and Gutenberg Toolkit

The changes coming to the editor in WordPress 5.0 will create a monumental shift in the way we create content. In this episode, we’re going to dive into some helpful tools for managing your website once you upgrade to WordPress 5.0 – and the Gutenberg Editor.

Episode 5: Where Should You Host Podcast Audio?

We’re going to answer a question that every podcaster has to face: where should I host my audio files? There are lots of options out there to choose from, and we’ll narrow it down to a few good ones for you.

Episode 4: Casabona.org Case Study

In this episode, we look at the toolkit I used for building Casabona.org. A few episodes ago, we talked all about the self-hosted blog. Here’s an actual example of that. Let’s do it! Listen to the episode

Episode 3: Tools for Building a Mailing List

In this episode, we explore what should be a fundamental tool of any business: the mailing list. We’ll look at some of the best services out there and how to integrate them, as well as some simple techniques for building your list. Listen to the episode.

Episode 2: Tools for a Self-Hosted Blog with WordPress

In this episode, we’re going to start off with perhaps the most common project for small business or individuals who want to start writing online. This is the creator toolkit you need to start your own, Self-hosted blog. Listen to the episode

Episode 1: Choosing Hosted vs. Self-Hosted

One of the most fundamental questions for creating on the web is whether you should choose hosted or self-hosted. We answer that question by weighing the pros and cons of each. Listen to the episode