Hashtags Spread Awareness

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This week we talked about something you all see, do or contribute to. A hashtag. But what happens when you want to use a hashtag to spread awareness about something important to you? You’ll have to watch the video to hear more. Don’t forget you can join the 30-Day Blog Challenge at any time. You […]

Should Bloggers Touch Hot Button Issues?

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We decided not to go into “teaching” mode this week. A lot has happened and we’re sure you as online content creators had something to say or wanted to say. But what happens when you work with the brand that has become the hot button issue? How do you handle that? How do you say […]

Why does Beard Gang Matters?

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So there is a lot to learn from Beard Game Matters group. The attention this group has gotten is unheard of. Yet the mixture of timing, interest and opportunity all met at the right time. 3 things we can learn from this explosive growth: Know what people want and give it to them. Create a […]

Blavity Buying Up Millennial Blogs

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We kicked off our fall Facebook Live series with the recent acquistion of Travel Noire to Blavity. We discuss what these sites are, why this is important and what it means for black online content creators as a whole. Join us every Monday at 7p (until December 11) as we discuss topics related and relevant […]

Is Lucas Food and Cake Good or Not?

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Well let me start off by saying, Lucas Food and Cake catered lunch for HAAB Blog Bootcamp 2017. They came highly recommended by several people including our venue host, Houston Business Lounge. We went with chicken salad sandwiches, chips and lemonade. The lemonade was that sweet (you know you live in the south) type of […]

The Power and Powerlessness of Black Twitter

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This week we talked about the power that black twitter has when it comes to creating humor, raising awareness of injustice and creating a dialogue of diverse voices within our community. We also talk about how we give our power away to others but not monetizing or creating companies based on the content we create […]