Technical Writing: the hidden profession

What technical writing is and why so few people know about it. Recently, I graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in technical writing and communication (TWC). From my experience as TWC major, very few of my friends or family members knew what technical writing was or had heard of it before. It was really only my friends within my major that knew that the … Continue reading Technical Writing: the hidden profession

Why is UX important ? — Lifestyle & Design

Hello everyone! Found this article about UX design and why it is so important, especially in today’s virtual world. Thought I would share it on here. Have you ever visited a website while surfing and just ran away in even less than a minute? That is because the user interface was so bad that it didn’t allow you to stay engaged with the website. Or … Continue reading Why is UX important ? — Lifestyle & Design

What Do People Really Think the Cloud is?

“It’s kind of like a dump in the sky where everyone puts their stuff…” “The cloud is basically a storage unit for the internet…” “What the cloud actually is, is something smart that I don’t think I can understand…” These statements are actually responses of real-life people being asked a simple question: “What do you think the cloud is?”  As part of a survey and … Continue reading What Do People Really Think the Cloud is?

What is Technical Writing?

Hello all!  I hope this post finds you well. As you know, I am pursuing a degree in Technical Writing currently.  One of the challenges I have found when it comes to explaining my degree is that there is not a very well defined definition for what a technical writer does.  It’s not something like nursing where people immediately place you in a hospital caring … Continue reading What is Technical Writing?

Begin Learning JavaScript in 3 Steps

***Here’s another guest post!  This post was written by Benjamin Moore, and I really encourage you all to check out his blog, as he has written some very interesting posts that I feel you all would enjoy!  Also, remember that I will be accepting guest posts until April 1st, so feel free to keep submitting!***… Continue reading My Apprehension Got the Best of Me

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What to Put in Your Tech/Web Development Portfolio

Hey guys!  I hope this post finds all of you in a project-mindset. Recently, I have been striving to build the perfect tech portfolio.  While mine is not near finished and it is still very much a work in progress, I wanted to give you guys an idea of what I think an ideal portfolio would look like. Many of these projects are not difficult.  … Continue reading What to Put in Your Tech/Web Development Portfolio

Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances

This post was recently requested by you guys, and although I have not actually monetized this blog or applied for Google Adsense yet, (I’m working on it…) I do have some tips on how to apply, what to expect, and common reasons why people get rejected.  So keep reading to find out how you can apply today, and receive that acceptance notification.   1. Privacy … Continue reading Getting Approved by Google Adsense: 5 Ways to Increase Your Chances