In the last several weeks (months? I am no longer good at keeping track of time) I have witnessed a strong handful of bloggers – well-respected, accomplished, prolific bloggers – starting posterous and tumblr sites. Those two apps, which have been around for a while, are bare-bones blogging apps that make it easy for you to start a little site. You can publish a full-on blog there without all the bells and whistles of a more traditional blogging platform. Setting one up takes very little time, and if you have a wild hair like I did last year, you might just whip one up. I was realizing that every day, I used a different and perfectly awesome pencil to take my notes or write in my editorial calendar, and I decided to chronicle them using a posterous site.
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