Happy Friday everyone!
Welcome to another weekly round-up post from our ever-growing community of bloggers, writers, vloggers, podcasters, and other fellow content creators. Each and every week we hand-pick five top posts from a pool of the highest voted user-submitted/created posts in the community and include them in this weekly listicle blog post, along with the newsletter for all of our blog subscribers.
Here are this week’s (May 5 – May 11, 2018) most valuable posts from the /t/BES content creators community:
1. Web Comic Motivation: Donk
When things get in the way of your goals, sometimes you just have to keep chipping away. Eventually the proverbial barrier will start to crack and with time, eventually fall. The lesson is to just keep going.
2. CGI ‘Influencers’ Like Lil Miquela Are About to Flood Your Feeds
“The full truth behind Lil Miquela’s account may never become clear—but when it comes to confusing encounters with hyper-realistic digital humans, she’s only the beginning. It doesn’t get more 2018 than this…”
3. 18 Lessons I’ve Learned in Nearly 2 Years of Writing
“Consistency counts but not for the reason people say. It’s not just about putting your work out there. Consistency only gives you reason to keep writing. If you keep writing you keep failing. By failing you learn…”
4. The Month in WordPress: April 2018
“This past month saw a lot of preparation for upcoming events and releases across the WordPress project. Read on to find out more about these plans, and everything else that happened around the community…”
5. Subscription Hell: How Not To Do Paywalls
“Another week, another paywall. This time, it’s Bloomberg, which announced that it would be adding a comprehensive paywall to its news service and television channel. A paywall was hardly a surprise…”
That’s all folks! You can view all the rest of the community’s top submissions (13 more) here.
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