I took an 18-month hiatus from my digital self, @techymarketer. In that time, I maintained my day job and kept up with the digital trends, but I took time away from my digital brand to enjoy life with my family. Finding that balance between consistently creating blog posts, tweets, and status updates and living a life for the people who need me daily has been tricky.
In my next act, I hope to be better here. My digital me is as important as my flesh and blood me.
So what’s been happening since I left? Well not much has changed:
1. Google still runs the world. No responsive or mobile optimized site yet? Think you will cease to exist after April 21? Make sure you enjoy 4-20. (Just kidding, unless it’s legal where you live.) Can’t you just see the Second Life cemetery running out of plots? Have no fear. Google published a hour-long Q&A video on what the lack of a mobile optimized site really means for you. They even have an assessment tool to help you figure out how your site will fare on D-Day. Do what you can to prepare, though it’s not really dooms day, this is a sure sign of things to come. Continue reading