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  1. Contractors Not Blogging Are Missing the Boat | Tess Wittler::The BLDRsWriter
    June 22, 2011 @ 3:17 pm

    […] powerful statistics, yes? What more proof? Darren Slaughter at Darren Slaughter [dot] com posted an article just this morning about why contractors should be blogging. As has he so eloquently notes, […]

  2. Chris
    June 22, 2011 @ 5:01 pm

    Great timing Darren, between you and Tess I have a wealth of information to digest and help guide me on my new blog project! Thank you

    • Darren
      June 22, 2011 @ 7:28 pm

      You’re not doing that already? I would have thought for sure you were! Any help I can give just let me know!

      • Chris
        June 26, 2011 @ 7:09 pm

        I have been blogging for my painting company haphazardly for a while, but right now I am creating a whole new blog, inspired by the Shootout you recently judged. I’d love to hear your opinions, http://www.bloggingpainters.com

        • Darren
          June 26, 2011 @ 9:27 pm

          Hey Chris!

          I was wondering who put me in the sidebar! Good stuff, I was reading the site last week. Keep up the good work with it. What is your end game with that blog?

  3. Chris
    June 26, 2011 @ 9:40 pm

    What? I am supposed to have a plan?!? Scott started it, he said “wouldn’t it be neat to get all these blogs in one place for a universal resource?” and in 24 hours I had a domain, WordPress, Facebook, and Twitter accounts set up! LOL
    Scott is better with the words than I, read this, http://bloggingpainters.com/2011/06/24/the-doors-of-perception/

    • Darren
      June 26, 2011 @ 10:23 pm

      You know what Chris, you are going to be the person I refer to when I get contractors that pish-posh social media. You rock at this stuff. Keep up the good work!

  4. Chris
    June 26, 2011 @ 10:36 pm

    Bring them on! I an a firm believer in “None of us are as good as all of us”. You are a part of that site as well, and welcome to be a guest blogger any time!

    • Darren
      June 26, 2011 @ 10:37 pm

      Thanks Chris, I just may take you up on that! And your insight would be welcome by many over here at my place. I am sure these guys and girls are looking for a break from this blowhard! 🙂 By the way, make sure you stop back for tomorrow’s video post, it really is important for everyone!

      -Darren

  5. Chris
    June 26, 2011 @ 10:42 pm

    Game on!

  6. Scott
    June 27, 2011 @ 8:20 pm

    Oh sure, blame it all on me, Chris. 😉

  7. Chris Haught
    August 31, 2013 @ 1:43 pm

    Wow, here is a blast from the past! Two years later and look where we are! I have seen dozens of contractors take your advice and be successful (when they keep at it!).

    • Darren
      August 31, 2013 @ 1:56 pm

      Yeah, little late summer old post promotion! Thanks Chris!