All posts by Charlie White

Product Photography Tips for Bloggers: It’s Not as Hard as It Looks

Product photography tips

If you’re a blogger, you also must be a photographer. Where to start? I’ve been taking pictures for 50 years, and I’m here to help.

In this post, I’ll show you 20 examples of product photography I’ve taken over the past year for the blog you’re reading now and on my previous job as senior editor of Mashable. I’ll tell you why I made the choices I did, and why I think these pictures work within the context of a personal blog.

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50 Writing Errors

Writing Errors

Writing errors make you look bad. We’re here to help. We’ve seen a lot of grammar problems, clichés, awkward usage and just plain awful writing tics in our time, and so we’re on a mission: We’d like to cleanse the Internet of all its amateurish writing.

But writing about grammar and usage is precarious. What if we get something wrong? What if we use a cliché while slamming cliché usage? We’re on thin ice. What if we start a paragraph with “but?” We’ll take that risk with a boatload of tips that is by no means complete or exhaustive.

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