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My Custom WordPress Site For Universal Pictures’ The Five-Year Engagement

It’s my pleasure to announce a recent custom WordPress site I built for Universal Pictures under contract with the award-winning interactive agency Jetset Studios. It’s Tom and Violet.com, a faux wedding / engagement blog written in the voice of Tom Solomon, the lead character in “The Five-Year Engagement.” I developed the site in WordPress from […]

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Social Networking: You’re Doing It Wrong, Part The Nth

Now that I’m back in the freelance world as a creative services provider, I’ve re-joined a few user groups and forums dedicated to social networking, especially on professional sites like LinkedIn. I’ve been away for a couple of years, and I thought I’d see how the “space” was these days. I shouldn’t have been surprised […]

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Status Update: Autumn 2011

Hello and welcome to mattselznick.com! If you’ve come here after meeting me at the DIY Days conference in Los Angeles, it’s great to see you! Here’s what’s up with me right now: For Hire That’s the big news these days! For the last two years, I’ve been gainfully employed as an interactive marketing producer and […]

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You Have A Lot Going On

“You have a lot going on.” I hear that from people, not infrequently. Recently, I’ve been hearing it from potential clients and employers when they encounter my site, see my resume, or even do a pre-interview Google search. At first, I took it as a compliment. Lately, though, I’m hearing a little hint of misgiving […]

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Announcing New WordPress Services

I’ve created two new services for independent creatives or other folks who want to get started with WordPress or have existing sites powered by the WordPress content management script. As the software platform that powers fifteen percent of the most popular websites, WordPress is powerful and easy to use. These two packages make it even […]