It’s been ages since I’ve promoted Birdhouse Hosting customer sites here on the blog — but that doesn’t mean we’ve stopped taking on new users! Here’s a quick list of some of the best new sites to join Birdhouse in the past six months (full list here).
As a writer and multimedia journalist, Wroth brings subjects to life with fresh and media-appropriate use of photography, audio, video and the written word. She earned a Masters from UC Berkeleyâ€™s Graduate School of Journalism in May 2008. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, she focuses on food and agriculture, health, and urban renewal.
“Middlebrow is not the solution.” A Josh Glenn project site.
Kid-friendly version of the classic Archive of Misheard Lyrics.
Jaime Gross is a freelance journalist based in San Francisco, California. She writes about culture, design, art, architecture and travelâ€”and the places where they overlapâ€”for the New York Times; T, the New York Times Style Magazine; Travel + Leisure; Dwell; and Town and Country, among others.
Jackie and Seth are spending a couple years in Switzerland, living just outside of Lausanne in Renens VD.
“Raising Children in Mandarin and English. This site is part of my never-ending quest to find and share resources that make learning Chinese a fun and organic part of our childrenâ€™s lives.”
Life is Tough for the Rich and Powerful. Another Dan Gillmor project.
From journalist/technologist Dan Gillmor comes Mediactive: A Usersâ€™ Guide to Media in a Networked Age. “My goal is to help people become active and informed users of media, as consumers and as creators. We are in a media-saturated age, more so all the time, and we need to find ways to use media to our â€” and our societyâ€™s â€” best advantage.”
Tom Abate is a former small-press publisher turned newspaper reporter who lives in Castro Valley.