Social Success

It’s hard to remember life before social media, isn’t it? For most millennials, the days before Snapchat and Instagram are like a dark age-- hard to remember and not nearly as “fun.” I put “fun” in quotations because I want to think deeper about what social media means for our identities. And I am not … Continue reading Social Success


Audio: An Underdog Story

I feel as if the importance of audio is easily overlooked. It is so ubiquitous to us that we rarely take the time to think about the significant effects of audio while we watch a documentary or listen to the radio. Podcasts, movies, TV shows, and more utilize audio in ways that connect to audiences on … Continue reading Audio: An Underdog Story

Crucial Blogging Elements: Verified Facts & Storytelling

The rise of digital media is exciting, but it is also somewhat bittersweet. In chapter eight of his book, Writing & Editing for Digital Media, Brian Carroll points out that the increase in digital media publications' popularity has caused traditional media outlets, specifically newspapers, to suffer. Between 2007 and 2011, newspapers were the fastest declining U.S. … Continue reading Crucial Blogging Elements: Verified Facts & Storytelling