Tag Archives: blogging

The Beauty of Blogging

One of the best things about blogging is that you get to interact with your readers, unlike most other forms of writing. A good friend, and one of my favorite Devil’s Advocates, had some great perspectives on my last post … Continue reading

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Why Does Facebook Want LESS Connectivity?

Facebook only exists because of the connections it facilitates between people. Apart from that, it provides no other value except a place to waste time when you don’t feel like working. So why have they made it harder to access … Continue reading

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Uganda Blogs: Top 10

Blogging in Uganda is increasing slowly as internet access spreads. It is an uphill battle, as so far, this is not a country that looks first to the internet for information. Internet penetration – the percentage of people in Uganda … Continue reading

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Wild Thoughts is One Year Old!

This is a big milestone. To celebrate, I thought I’d share some of the highlights from the year, and then re-post the very first entry from 21 January, 2010.

First the highlights:

* Over 15,000 hits – not bad for a first year, starting from scratch
* 110 posts
* Featured once on Freshly Pressed
* Post Talking About Race With Kids published in Elephant Journal
* Switched from Wordpress.com to Wordpress.org and created new site with a new domain (still hoping to get my old readers back!)
* Ranked a Top Uganda Blog by GoOverseas
* Recently invited to be an author for Global Voices Online – stay tuned for more on that
* I’ve met some very interesting people through the blog
* I’ve learned a lot
* I’ve had a lot of fun

This blog truly was one of my highlights from 2010 and I look forward to expanding its reach in 2011.

Now for a trip through memory lane. The inaugural post: Continue reading

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Wild Thoughts Ranked a "Top Uganda Blog" by Go!Overseas

Wild Thoughts from Uganda was recently selected as a “Top Uganda Blog” by Go!Overseas, a site that provides information about living, working and volunteering around the world. Continue reading

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