Common Contact Page Mistakes

Do you make these common contact page mistakes? Think of your website as a brick and mortar business. If you wanted to hire a bakery to make a cake for your upcoming event, how would you contact them? Usually through a phone call or you would stop in and speak directly to someone. You don’t […]

How To Turn Your Blog Into a Business

If you enjoy blogging, you might be wondering how you can make money from it. After all, there are many bloggers out there who have taken their hobby and turned it into an enterprise that fully sustains themselves and their family. However, they are only a small fraction of all the bloggers out there. How […]

How To Use a Twitter List

Twitter is a fast paced social media networking service that allows you to connect with your friends, family, blogs and brands. However, the more your Twitter feed grows, the harder it can become to keep up and the likelihood of you missing something increases. With all of the action your Twitter stream is receiving you’ll […]

Tips For PR and Brands: Avoiding an Unsuccessful Cold Pitch

There is something exciting about receiving a pitch from a brand or their PR firm. It means that they’ve done their research and come across something amazing on your blog that encouraged them to contact you.  Sometimes, the brand is right on target and other times not so much. Tips For PR and Brands: Avoiding […]

Teen Driving Month: Winter Ready

January is known as a great many things, but the one that stands out to me most is Teen Driving Month. It’s the perfect time to educate our teens about how to be winter ready.  With two teenage daughters who are on the brink of starting Driver’s Education at school and obtaining their permits to drive, […]

10 Tips for Working at Home Productively

I love working at home. It’s the best of both worlds. It lets me be available for my family when they need me while allowing me to contribute to the family income. While there are many benefits to working at home, there are also a few challenges. Working at home productively is one of the […]

How To Use An Editorial Calendar

“I couldn’t live without it.” said Ellen and  Kori said “It helps me stay focused.”  I became intrigued by this mysterious Editorial Calendar, so much that I thought it best not just to crowdsource, but to actually educate myself on the topic. I quickly enrolled in a course called Editorial Calendars. The information and tasks were […]

Blogging Tips: How To Create A Stellar Blog Post

I’ve poured my everything into that blog post and no one came by to comment. Not one link was shared.  There were no pinned photographs and zero traffic, but why? Ever had that happen to you? Let’s face it, we’ve all got a lot to learn from others. Some blogs receive a lot of traffic, […]

Ways To Show Employees Appreciation

There are so many Ways to Show Employees Appreciation, something to remember is that appreciation is expressed through not just words, but actions. I spent long hours working really hard to meet the insane deadlines, milestones and requirements set for my position. I worked as an Executive Assistant to the CEO, the VP of Sales/Marketing, […]

New Ideas for Blog Posts: 5 Inspiring Places to Visit

You surf the internet every day, reading, skimming and bookmarking all the items that you love. Hundreds of emails, images and ideas cross your path each and every day. Sometimes, there’s so much to see, it can actually be stressful or overwhelming. For writers, having content infiltrating your day can present different challenges. While most wonder […]