elephantjournal.com: Fantastic content worth saving.

Via on May 19, 2010

I’m excited to be a new Columnist for elephantjournal.com — your guide to ‘the mindful life’: yoga, organics, sustainability, genuine spirituality, conscious consumerism, fair fashion, the contemplative arts…anything that helps us to live a good life that also happens to be good for others, and our planet.

Unfortunately, the elephant may die. Even though the almighty elephant has achieved…

* 175,000 unique monthly visitors and climbing
* Treehugger recognized elephantjournal.com’s founder, Waylon Lewis as the best of green ambassador of environmental culture 2010.
* Best of many top 10’s: http://www.elephantjournal.com/2009/09/elephant-journal-dot-com-and-the-case-of-the-top-ten-lists/

To survive, ele needs to at least break-even, pay a small staff, and pay writers for their work. If they can’t break-even by June 17, the founder has sworn to unplug the elephant, with thanks and best wishes. That would be bad news to many people.

Join and support elephant for $9/month you can get your name, business or fave non-profit up on their site with a link. Sign up here.

I love this online journal. Please help me spread the word. I’m not a paid columnist and in fact joined to help keep it going. My interest is simply in keeping a fantastic online journal alive.

If you’re on twitter, please tweet: I Ⓛⓞⓥⓔ @elephantjournal … Help keep it alive. http://bit.ly/c2HBot <add @tweeters at the end to keep the message going>

Example: I Ⓛⓞⓥⓔ @elephantjournal … Help keep it alive. http://bit.ly/c2HBot @Jimbob @Grandpa @johnboy @Grandma @MaryEllen @Ma @Pa

Before we have to say, “good night ele …”

Cheers,
Lynn

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About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at myEARTH360.com and LynnHasselberger.com. A "Green Diva" and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.

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5 Responses to “elephantjournal.com: Fantastic content worth saving.”

  1. Many thanks for your enthusiasm, Lynn! We're glad to have you on board. ~ Merete.

  2. I'm glad to be on board, Merete! Hope to help keep the board intact. Cheers!

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