By Jim Gray 

How Buzzfeed Made the Online Quiz Irresistible

The Kidnapping Case: A look back at the 1853 NYT piece on the 12 years of Solomon Northup’s slavery

The most retweeted picture ever

What This Guy Found In an Abandoned Nursing Home Is Amazing…

And finally..”The After School Special” directed by my friend Dan Portnoy for Submission to the Wes Craven Presents: Studio 360’s Scary Short Film Fest.



How Buffer Runs a Blog With 700,000 Readers Per Month

10 Fan-Made Lego Movies

Glove and Boots discuss  “10 Things on the Internet That We Don’t Understand

I was interviewed recently on a podcast by Frequency.FM on social media marketing for bands & brands.

Pictures of This Tiny, Adventurous Lego Photographer

Checkout Storybyte app for iPhone: Use pictures to chronologically tell your tales both as they unfold and from the past. Every story comes to an end, but with Storybyte, they can endure. http://storybyte.com/

How to STOP Doing Social Media!

New Blog Redesign

March 1, 2014 — Leave a comment



I spent some time this morning redesigning my blog. I used a WordPress theme called Standard theme (now owned by WooThemes). I really wanted my logo and social media icons to be the same color and and similar in size. I like how you can see a description under my personal photo. My latest headshot was provided by Reagan Thomson Photography.

Last Thursday I was at a conference in Denver and a friend mentioned that it was the first time he had seen me not wearing a hat. Yes, it is true, I have put the hats aside for now.

Fix Your Grammar

February 28, 2014 — Leave a comment



I’m going to let you in on some secrets:

-I’m a fan of “Glove and Boots.”

-The rise of social media and texting has made for some poor grammar. If you don’t know what grammar is.


In December my friends from Frequency.FM asked me if they could do a podcast interview with me about social media marketing. I wanted to share this with you here as well.