Posts tagged "blogging"

Things That Happen When You Write About Sex On The Internet

One of the hazards of writing on the Internet for a living is how everything will show up on a Google search. On a day-to-day basis, I’m mostly an open…

Jessica Wakeman | September 21, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Houston Press Lists Top 10 “Hottest” Female Sex Offenders, Including Women Who Victimized Kids

Sometimes the universe makes me want to crawl into a hole in the ground and cry. It happened yesterday when Glenn Beck spent three minutes of his show making barfing…

Jessica Wakeman | May 13, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Sometimes Mommy Bloggers Need To Shut It

Oh boy, one mom has really stepped in it after publishing her piece about favoring her son over her daughter. In hopes that the post will be taken down permanently,…

The Stir | March 19, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Style 911: “How Do I Create A Work-From-Home Look Without Dressing Like A Slob?”

I just got a new job, and it allows me to work from home. Great, right? But I’m worried that my style is going to devolve into sweatpants and mu-mus.

Julie Gerstein | March 8, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The Panties No Man Wants To See

Nothing freaks a dude out like the idea his deeds — both good and bad — might be blogged about. (Trust me, this is something Frisky bitches know a thing…

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Girl Talk: There’s More To Me Than My Google Search Results

After a bit of a hiatus, I reactivated my online dating account in July. I got lots of messages in those first few weeks, but only one person stood out…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 9, 2010 - 3:00 pm

A Few Of My Favorite Things: Fashion Blogger Sara Zucker From

Fashion blogger Sara Zucker is a woman on a mission — for both great grilled cheese AND incredible fashion. Zucker runs her eponymous blog, which has been featured in…

Julie Gerstein | November 11, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Quick Guide: How To Get Photographed By The Sartorialist

The Sartorialist is chock-full of impossibly cool and beautiful people looking impossibly cool and beautiful, and we’ve often wondered just what it takes to get noticed by Sartorialist blogger Scott…

Julie Gerstein | November 8, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Play With Your Food, Patriotically

Ever wondered what France might taste like? Or Japan? Well, thanks to Jen over at Tiny Urban Kitchen you can now discover the flavors of the world. Jen’s created a…

Julie Gerstein | October 31, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Why Do I Read Blogs Written By People I Don’t Like?

I have a weird confession to make, but I suspect I am not alone. I read blogs written by people I don’t like. I can think of two blogs written…

Susannah Breslin | September 28, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Divorce 2.0: Blogging The Whole Thing

It’s the age-old story. Boy meets girl. Boy marries girl and has two kids with her. Girl starts a blog. Boy starts a blog.

Boy and girl get divorced.

The Stir | August 22, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Should Mothers Blog About Their Kids?

In a new post, “The Older Child,” blogger Heather Armstrong, better known as Dooce, seems to suggest that her eldest daughter no longer wants her mother to blog about her,…

Susannah Breslin | August 10, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: It’s Time To Keep Some Things Under Lock And Key

There are real downsides to writing about your life on the internet. For one thing, “sharing” — in the form of your deepest feelings or the most benign observations –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 2, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Writing About Your Personal Life Online, A Cautionary Tale

Writing about one’s personal life on the internet for a living is a tricky thing. We Frisky staffers, for example, have each had to decide for ourselves how much of…

Wendy Atterberry | March 24, 2010 - 4:00 pm

How To Get A Job Blogging For A Living

Once upon a time, weblogs were weird websites written by a few nerdy types. Now, blogs are everywhere. They’ve gone mainstream. People actually get paid to blog for a living.

The Frisky | March 5, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Much Is Too Much When It Comes To Blogging About Boyfriends?

When John Mayer’s supremely ignorant Playboy interview hit the wires, I, like most people, was appalled. Not just by his idiotic racism, but by the way he spoke about his…

Judy McGuire | March 5, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: How I Became An Internet Oversharer

Lately I’ve noticed a number of commenters remarking or complimenting me on my willingness to “put myself out there” on The Frisky, sometimes scolding others whose remarks or jokes might…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 25, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Blogging Is The Best Revenge

You know who’s not having a very Merry Christmas? The guy kissing the hot chick on the left. His name is Carmelo and for three months he was carrying on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 25, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Blogger “James Chartrand” Outs Herself As A Female

A blogger for Copyblogger, who wrote under the name “James Chartrand,” outed herself as a female, explaining that she chose a male name to earn more money and get more…

Jessica Wakeman | December 14, 2009 - 5:10 pm