Nando Cabán-Méndez (a.k.a. @NandoJourneyman) is an experienced online marketing strategist and technologist, website designer, WordPress developer, and serial entrepreneur.
His entrepreneurship experience includes startups in manufacturing, online retail, B2B education, and B2B services.
His online marketing experience includes co-founding and building a successful fully integrated digital marketing agency. As a marketing technologist and strategist he specializes in small business and the strategies and online marketing systems needed for them to successfully reach customers in the digital space. With his newest company, Ally Digital, he now specializes in practical, managed, and affordable local SEO, websites and eCommerce for small businesses.
He is also a business blogger at NandoJourneyman.com
In his spare time, you can typically find him riding a bicycle, preferably in one of Austin’s many mountain biking trails, but also to the occasional Sunday brunch.
Business-wise, it’s mostly a source of referrals (my clients aren’t big on social media). On a more personal point of view, it’s where I get feedback about my work, appreciation, and a sense of belonging. A lot of our work can be isolating, in my community is where I know I’m not crazy, (or that we’re crazy together).
What are some of your favorite blogs to read on a regular basis?
What is one piece of advice you’d give someone starting their first blog?
How would you like to see online community evolve or change for the better?
Please provide a link to one blog post you’ve written (on any subject) that you are particularly proud of.
Not the best written piece, but the one that seems to get the most traction: First Things First: Start With Why