Call us nostalgic, or sentimental, or maybe just old but there’s just something about a regular music fan’s thoughtfully crafted mix tape.
This week Iain is joined by Jason Rehmus, founder of Sweating Commas, a spiffy new ediorital service for bloggers and the like. Topics covered include the Sweating Commas subscription model and why you need to think professionally and check before you publish. There’s even a llittle time at the end to talk about pet peeves, which is always nice and cathartic.
Sweating Commas Myke Records Podcasts (a guide to plain English) Minimal Mac The Loop The Magazine Marco Arment Jason on Twitter Jason on App.net
Dan Benjamin interviews Jason Snell, Editor in Chief of Macworld. We discuss the craft of web and magazine writing, high-profile reviews, dealing with reader feedback, being a hands-on editor in chief, balancing a print magazine and website, the ongoing (and historical) shift in media consumption, the ad drain in print media, macworld expo, advice for aspiring writers (and the key to writing in the technology space), the magic of apple and the Steve Jobs Reality Distortion Field, the secret to Apple’s success, and more.