Tag: Content Creators

  • Blogging’s Not Dead, The Game’s Just CHANGED.

    Blogging’s Not Dead, The Game’s Just CHANGED.

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 08:18 amAny content creator lamenting for the “good ol’ days” is one who’s just not ready for change. The digital landscape isn’t one that’s ever still. We’ve come a long way from blogging’s humble beginnings, where we had these stand-alone sites that held all the content. I’m sure the bloggers…

  • An Elegy for Mediocrity

    An Elegy for Mediocrity

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 01:29 amY’all ain’t interested in writing anything great. The name of the game is mediocrity. Mediocre blogs that don’t share anything worth reading; people who skip birthdays for mediocre events; mediocre personalities, expectations and lives. No one’s striving for anything amazing anymore. And it boggles my mind—everything’s literally…

  • Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Tales from the 2.9 #29

    Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Tales from the 2.9 #29

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 01:16 amAfter everything we’ve seen through February with the Tales from the 2.9, I wanted to end on a great note with someone who’s seen a community grow from its beginning, and ’round these parts of the nation, that goes back to ’60s/’70s Toronto where the first Caribbean…

  • Sandra Dawes | Tales from the 2.9 #28

    Sandra Dawes | Tales from the 2.9 #28

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 01:14 amCompiling a project like Tales from the 2.9 isn’t always simple when you’re competing with various schedules, Valentine’s Day plans, and everything that you already should be doing when blogging’s not your full-time gig. That in mind, I pulled every trick out of my bag, including reaching out…

  • J. D. Amin, BramptonRises | Tales from the 2.9 #27

    J. D. Amin, BramptonRises | Tales from the 2.9 #27

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 01:41 amI’ll admit—being born in Mississauga but spending much of my life in downtown Toronto where I worked, dated and went to school, I’ve likely thought The Big Smoke the centre of the universe at least once. With much of our country’s 2.9% Black population living in the 8.5% of…