Digital Assistants and Blogging

The Future of Content Destroys the Middleman by Daniel Miessler (Daniel Miessler)

I think the content creation ecosystem—especially around blogging—will be ultimately disrupted by the rise of three interlocking componets:

  1. Digital Assistants
  2. APIs
  3. Customized interfaces

Daniels’s post has my mind stuck with several inchoate thoughts. I’m pinging Chris Aldrich (and testing Webmention) because I think he may find this interesting.

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Sourland Mountain, Scott Kelby Photo Walk

Breaking the Web

The potato gun girl and gerbil genetics guy found they didn’t want to write updates. It didn’t make sense. Their sites should have remained a table of contents, a reference tool, an odd and slightly musty personal library… the new “posts” format simply didn’t work for what they wanted to do. It felt demanding, and…

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coffee, Coffee Mug, keyboard, laptop, MacBook Air, Notebook, Pencil


I think that's why I started blogging (a.k.a weblogging). From Wikipedia: A blog (a truncation of the expression "weblog") is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries ("posts"). Whatever happened to that last part? [exif id="32685"]

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