Cute Social Media Icons For Blogs

I don't know about you, but I can't help but love cute social media icons. So I have compiled a list of some of my favorite sites of free social media icons for blogs. I will be adding more to this list so check back to see new additions as I find them. :)Enjoy!Extreme Grunge Social Media Icons ...more

Blogs Are So Last Year!

” Blogs Are So Last Year! ” This is what someone said to me in the midst of a conversation about a Perk I’d received from a Sponsor. She asked me how I had come across it and I replied, “through my Blog”. Never did I expect that to be her reply. I know a lot of people may have misconceptions of what a Blog is and even about the Bloggers behind them but I must say her response stunned me....more

The First BlogHer Post

While I'm new to BlogHer, I am most definitely not new to blogging. I began my blog in 2011 as a means to express myself after completing graduate school.This is not a real post. This is simply a 'Hi! Nice to meet you!' post to get myself acquainted with the BlogHer blogging capabilites and community. ...more
Denise Thank you! I'm happy to be here and discover all of the wonderful blogs on here!more

Which Website Builder will Suit Your Small Business?

Making a website for your business is easier than ever before. You no longer have to wield a brain filled with computer code and the budget of a Saudi oil baron to make a website that endears itself to your customers. Since any business needs to have some sort of website to get started, it’s led to a growth in demand and a growth of supply. There are a range of website builders available to use. We take a look at five of the best free website builders we’ve come across in the past year....more

Better Blogging: Don't Fake It

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10 Ways To Keep Readers Scrolling

MrsTeeDespite being a rather new Blogger I'm not a new Reader. I have been reading and "scrolling" different sites and blogs for a while and there are several things that will keep me and/or send me away almost immediately. Now that I am a Reader turned Blogger, I have a bit more of an 'insider' look on the background working of a website and that's what helped me decide to make this list.   ...more

Are You Losing Blog Comments Because of Social Sign-in?

It happened again. Earlier this week, I visited someone’s blog for the first time. I read a post - it was great - and I was eager to join the discussion by leaving a comment. I scrolled to the comment section, and what did I find? A comment box that only allowed people with a Facebook account to sign in. I quit Facebook a long time ago, so I couldn’t leave my comment. Bummer. I get bummed out every time this happens, in fact. ...more

How to Be a Successful Blogger

Parenting in the Age of Social Media: It's Not the 80's Anymore

 Parenting has plenty changed in 33 years. Parenting in the age of social media is two things. Undoubtedly easier and ever-so-more complicated. One of my favorite things to do is ask my Mom questions about what she did for safety, information, advice, etc. when she was a new Mom. The answer is usually: nothing. All she had was what was in her own Mommy arsenal. She was bereft of Dr. Spock, What to Expect or Happiest Baby on the Block. And we survived. Well, I did paint my eyes shut with clear nail polish. But in the end, I survived....more