The trouble with videos is that they can’t be edited after they’ve been uploaded. However, blog posts can! This offers so much more flexibility:
- Sharing ideas with you even if they are only 80% formed, so you get early access!
- Being able to publish so much more because there’s no longer a self-imposed fear of it not quite being perfect.
The key soundbite: I’ve let “perfect get in the way of being prolific”.
So going forward I’m making the website the focal point for new ideas, and you’ll see that I’ve roughly bucketed my posts (getting more polished in descending order):
- Posts - (my previous bar for publishing)
Okay these bucket names aren’t great, so I’d appreciate suggestions :)
The idea is that I’ll be upfront with you as to which bucket it fits in, and over time the good posts will get reworked into higher buckets and eventually trickle into YouTube videos and articles shareable to Hacker News and the like.
Here’s a couple of “notes” up on my blog that you’ll see me refine and shape over time: