I rebranded recently from Activepatience.com to nicolecappelleri.com and yep you guessed it, I lost all my traffic. It wasn’t a surprise and I knew it would happen but it was still a shock. I had planned to rebrand my blog to my name for, I don’t know, 2 years but then when I actually changed it, I couldn’t work out how to the URL redirects in the Google console so I just made the switch and decided to cop the consequences. Here’s my take on rebranding and the losing traffic and Google rankings. Why rebranding a blog is good thing (always) Unfortunately, I chose a dumb pen name and wish I […]
The Power of Now by Echart Tolle is the ultimate book about spiritual enlightenment everyone must read once in their lives Useful to anyone who is curious about spirituality, the ego, the mind and purpose. The Power of Now will awaken and shake you to the core. Not an easy read as it will get your mind thinking, it is set out like a handbook with a series of questions and answers. A thought-provoking book that challenges the way you think. Creatives and writers I think will get a lot out of this book, after all, resistance is a creation of the mind. I was slow to read The Power of Now but […]
One of the worst years of my life has been 2017. Why? I totally stopped writing and blogging. Well, I can put 2016 in that bucket too and I even vowed to turn things around during my last yearly review but procrastination, business diversions and the black dog got the better of me. I would say I’ve had long hiatus from writing and, I don’t like it. I like to think the cause of my depression are many little complications and big problems like my day job but probably a big part of it was I switched off the creative tap. The outlet that I enjoyed so much, my […]
The holidays are finally here and I can’t wait to say good riddance to 2017! I hope everyone has a safe and happy Christmas and holidays. I’ll be making some changes to the blog over the next couple of weeks. Stay tuned!