Chad’s Blog

Chad’s Blog

Get going - a call for help

I’ve started solidifying my writing goals. This is still a work in progress, but it’s where I am right now.

My writing is for people who create with technology so that they can avoid distractions that kill their creativity.

I’m considering writing a series of posts called “_Get Going_”. I’ll introduce a topic to get people up to speed quickly, and let them take it from there.

Which of these topics, if any, interest you?

1Password - Get going with easy to use password security

Blot - Get going with writing on an easy to use blogging platform

Carrd - Get going with making your website with a simple, free (to start) and powerful tool

Drafts - Get going with making a single source of truth for all your words

Dropbox - Get going with cloud storage which is great for you and the teams you work with

Email - Get going with controlling your time and attention

Instapaper - Get going with a single, simple place to store the articles you’re reading

MacOS finder - Get going with using hidden things on your computer that will make you faster and better at your craft

MacOS terminal - Get going with the technical side of your computer. It’s not as scary as it sounds - Get going with this wonderful blogging platform, community and social media service

Podcasts - Get going with making your own podcast

Shortcuts - Get going with making iOS do real work for you

Slack - Get going with this chat tool

Spreadsheets - Get going digging into a powerful and underrated tool at your disposal

RSS feeds - Get going to bring the web to you

TaskPaper - Get going with simple and powerful to-do lists on your Mac

Text Expansion - Get going with being an even faster typer and computer wiz

Vimeo - Get going with a great video hosting and sharing platform

Zapier - Get going to automate things that computers are good at, so you can focus on what you’re good at.