Ninja tools for bloggers

14 Ninja Tools & Apps that Bloggers Need to Consider Using

  I love tools, apps, programs and gidgets-and-gadgets related to the blogging world. I am always on the look-out for the “next best thing” that will save me time, generate extra traffic and help me make extra $$. There’s been many that I’ve tried and discarded…

Uber Huge 75% Off Classes Salebration From Craftsy

I am not all the “crafty.” I honestly try…but I am more of a craft wannabee. My mother was an amazing sewer. Not this chick. My grandmother could crochet like nobody’s business. Not this chick. I somehow missed that gene. HOWEVER, I know many of…

Pinterest Marketing Ideas to Give More Oomph to your Biz

Whether you’re promoting awareness of a certain cause, want more traffic to your blog or are promoting your business, Pinterest offers a unique opportunity to get your message out there through the use of images. Another great thing about Pinterest is that you don’t need…

Epic Blog Fail: Not Using Images on your Blog

Not too long ago I did a blog post about Whipping Your Blog Posts into Shape. Basically it was an list of ideas on how to make your blog posts look and perform their best. One of the tips I mentioned was to use text-based…

Back to Basics: Pinterest 101

I would say there’s a pretty hefty chunk of people who are actively using Pinterest and could even be considered “Pinterest savvy.” But there’s just as many folks who have not yet dipped their toe into the love, joy, fun, and straight-up addiction that is…

Whipping Those Blog Posts Into Shape

Is your blog suffering from the stagnant, tired, nobody-loves-me-anymore blues? It may be time to do a little “bootcamp” on your blog and whip things into shape! Tighten Up Content: Use Subheadlines: Break up your copy further by using bolded subheadlines to show separate sub-sections…

Fun and Free Photo Editing Tricks with PicMonkey

If I were to list my top 5 “must-have” apps/platforms for business (and play), Picmonkey would be on that list for sure. In case you haven’t noticed, we are living in a “image-based” world right now. Pinterest has spoiled everyone rotten and internet users love…

The Forgotten Art of Curb Rolling

I think I am a pretty good driver. I’ve never hit anything (at high speeds, anyway) and there are no Whiskey Plates in my future. I do know that my spousal unit thinks I am a more..umm… aggressive of a driver than I need to…