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Writing Online with John Gruber of Daring Fireball (Part 2)

For part two of a two-part conversation, Federico and John are joined by John Gruber of Daring Fireball and The Talk Show to talk about independent writing in 2019, staying relevant, reputation, the role priorities play in defining your writing voice, the impact of podcasting on writing, Markdown, and more.


Guest John Gruber Daring Fireball

John Gruber founded Daring Fireball in 2002 where you can find his writing. He’s also the host of the podcast The Talk Show and created the Markdown syntax.

Previously, on Dialog

Season 1 - Episode 2 – Jun 04, 2019

Writing Online with John Gruber of Daring Fireball (Part 1)

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For part one of a two-part conversation, Federico and John are joined by John Gruber of Daring Fireball and The Talk Show to talk about how he got started, the role of luck, privilege, hard work, and talent in success, the toxicity of social media, building a business writing online, advertising, sponsorships, hairpieces, and more.

Season 1 - Episode 1 – May 28, 2019

Writers and Writing

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Setting the stage for Season 1 on writers and writing, Federico and John discuss how they got started as writers, the writing process, owning and controlling your writing, the role of privilege, luck, and hard work, and more.

Season 1 - trailer – May 27, 2019

Introducing Dialog

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Introducing Dialog, a seasonal podcast featuring weekly, in-depth conversations with special guests about the impact of technology on creativity, society, and culture and hosted by MacStories’ Federico Viticci and John Voorhees.

Feedback and Questions: dialog@macstories.net