About Biz Stone

Biz Stone is the author of Blogging: Genius Strategies for Instant Web Content (2002 New Riders). For more Biz, check out his humble blog: Biz Stone, Genius. (http://www.bizstone.com/)
Blog Design: Show Some Restraint

When it comes to envisioning your Blog’s design, starting from scratch with only a blank screen beaming unknown radiation into your retinas can have the unwanted effect of holding you back. Sometimes in order to move forward, you need to show some restraint. Setting parameters for yourself in advance can help you create a bold, useful blog or an artfully designed journal with text that escapes into your mind from within the confines of a gracefully constructed simplicity.

Rock, Paper, Stone: The Biz Stone Guide to Independent Publishing

People have things to say. Maybe you’re one of them, struggling to get a voice through the bottleneck that is big publishing. Maybe you’re a talented individual who would write more if you had a forum. Maybe you’re an expert in certain areas but all that insightful content stays trapped within you because you don’t have an outlet.