Monthly Archives: January 2012

Can You Legally Sell Wikipedia Content (Like in an eBook, for Example)?

This is something I’ve been wondering about for a while: Can you take Wikipedia content, repackage it, and sell it (in ebook form, for example)? Is that legal? I did some digging and here’s what I found out. […]

January 31st, 2012|

It’s My Birthday Again — How and Why This Blog Has Changed Since My Last One

I’m 26 today. On my birthday last year I wrote a post called It’s My Birthday and I’ll Blog When I Want To in which I told a little bit about myself. This year, I’m reflecting on some big changes I’ve made to the blog and the logic behind those changes. […]

January 27th, 2012|

My 99 Cent Kindle eBook (101 Blogging Tips) Is Now Available on Amazon

I’m happy to announce that my first Kindle ebook, 101 Blogging Tips, is available for immediate download on The best part? It’s only 99 cents, and I’ll give you a $5 Amazon gift card if you’re one of the first 3 people to review it. […]

January 24th, 2012|

Help Me Decide on a Name for My New eBook

I’ll be releasing a cheap (probably 99 cents to start out) Kindle ebook on Amazon next week and I need your help with choosing a title for it. If you could take literally just a few seconds to select an option on survey below, I’d really appreciate it. […]

January 20th, 2012|

How to Manage Multiple Blogs (Revisited)

Note: If you missed the news last week, The Backlight Podcast is now in iTunes, so go check it out!

Last year I wrote a blog post titled How to Manage Multiple Blogs. Now that I’m managing more blogs than ever before, I thought I’d revisit the topic and simplify it a little bit. […]

January 17th, 2012|

5 Ways Tumblr Can Help Your Internet Business [PODCAST]

UPDATED. Good news! The first episode of The Backlight Podcast is here and in iTunes. In this episode I go over 5 ways of how you can use microblogging platform Tumblr in your Internet business. […]

January 13th, 2012|

How to Start a News Blog and Not Fail or Suck at It

I’ve been running a news/fan blog for about 4 months now and it’s going really well (i.e., it’s making money), so I figure it’s high time I shared the things that have worked well for me so far.  […]

January 10th, 2012|

My New Favorite Space-Saving Tech Gear for Traveling (and It’s Cheap!)

One of the main reasons I love this whole internet business thing is that it gives me the freedom to travel a lot. I’ve recently bought a few tech accessories that take up less space in my bag and have even made their way into my everyday usage. […]

January 6th, 2012|

This Blog Is Back in Gear for 2012, and So Am I

For the past several months, I haven’t given this blog too much attention. But I’m back in full force now for 2012, and there are some great things in the works that’ll make the blog better than ever. […]

January 2nd, 2012|