Monday, December 17, 2012

My Most Popular Blogs of 2012

Here's my annual countdown of most popular blog posts of the year. Granted, I use the word "most popular" rather loosely, counting my blog readers in the hundreds rather than the millions, like, you know, Justin Timberlake and such.


#10  Why Textbook Authors Should Also Be Textbook Marketers

Yes, if you want to write a textbook, you'd better prepare for the marketing aspect of the business.

#9  The Six Content Categories for the Holy Grail of E-Textbook Publishing

The second of a pair of posts on what I call the holy grail of publishing: a true e-book.

#8  The Holy Grail of E-Textbook Publishing

The first of that pair of posts.

#7  So This Is What 60 Looks Like?

Who'da thunk this silly little post would finish so high on the list? Not I, said the old man.

#6  Mary Kinn

A post about the inestimable Mary Kinn.

#5  Guest Post: To Post Or Not To Post

This guest post is the first to make it to the Best Of list and is from Allison Morris at OnlineClasses.Org.

#4  8 Tips for Fitting Social Media into Your Already Busy Day

Three of the top four posts deal with social media. Here's the fist one.

#3  5 Tips for Health Care Professionals Using Google+

The Google+ tips finished just behind the tips for Facebook.

And the number 1 most popular post of 2012...

10 Characteristics of a Successful Textbook Author

Ah, yes, the ol' have you got what it takes to write a textbook post. Gotta love it.

Happy holidays, one and all!