April 2010 - Travis Robertson

Monthly Archives: April 2010

Laid Off – A Reader’s Story

A few years ago, I had the pleasure of working with – and ultimately becoming friends with – Amber Lancour. We worked together at a company in Los Angeles and have kept in touch through email and through this blog and BadRoomie.com – a now defunct website I started with my brother (Amber’s had the craziest roomies).

Last week, Amber sent me an email with some kind words of encouragement about this blog along with her personal story about getting laid off and the forced transition to being self-employed. Read that letter here.

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Turn Twitter’s Follow Friday Into Blog Traffic

First, I’d like to apologize to Chris Brogan for stealing his blog title. It was purely intentional. 🙂

His post today was about using Twitter’s “Follow Friday” to drive traffic to your blog as well as it’s typical use which is introducing people who follow you to others they should follow. You can read his post here if you’re interested.

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