Hi Friends, In October, Kristen from Gulush Threads posted about how Instagram has been deliberately limiting users’ posts exposure in order to increase the need for paid promotion on their platform. Apparently, some posts are being hidden from users, which is bad news for users and content makers. As someone who depends on Instagram to … More Are we too Dependent on Instagram?
Hi Friends! I knew of Reddit long before I really understood what Reddit did, and I feel like that’s the case with most of us. But the truth is that an amazing crafting community is hiding there, and you’re going to love it once you discover it. Reddit is a hard thing to describe to … More Why Reddit is a Great Tool for Crafters
In the age of digital media, readers have come to expect their information and entertainment for free. Now don’t get me wrong, free content is great! I enjoy free content on blogs and websites every day; however, the growing expectation for content to be created for free places a great amount of pressure on writers … More Seamwork: The Little Magazine that Could
Hi Friends! I am a serious fan of electronic everything. PDF sewing patterns, e-books, you name it. I love being able to reduce the clutter in my home by storing everything I need on my hard drive. As we continue on in the digital age, the trends seem to say that physical printed materials are … More The Role of Print
Cool things are happening to the crafting community, guys. Very, very, very cool things. The wildly popular video game streaming website, Twitch, has officially opened up their platform to crafters under the Twitch Creative community. Sponsored by Adobe, Twitch hopes to integrate video streaming and community building with the creative process – All in real time!! … More Introducing Twitch Creative – Will you Stream your Craft?
Move over Pinterest, there’s a new social media made just for people who love to create! Kollabora is a new social media platform designed for makers. It combines the best elements of Pinterest and Craftsy into a sleek and easy to use website. The goal of Kollabora is to connect people that love to DIY … More Love to DIY? Here’s 3 Reasons Why You Need to Join Kollabora.