Adding Text to Images in PicMonkey

As bloggers, we all want our posts to be full of beautiful images that are ready for Pinterest! This means we need to add some text to them in a way that is pleasing to the eye. I own Photoshop … but know what I use now? PicMonkey. It's free, and it's so easy that I can edit a photo there faster than I can get one of those expensive programs to load on my computer. Let's get started!...more
There is nothing better than picMonkey!more

5 Tips to Create Better Instagram Photos

Instagram is definitely my favorite form of social media. It's fun to show daily clips of life, work, or whatever it is I'm doing. You'll often catch cute pictures of my family's dog, flowers, sweet treats (like the donuts my boyfriend brought to the airport for me when I got back to Michigan last week), what I'm wearing that day, client projects, the view out my window, and more. Not only is it fun to post pictures throughout my day, Instagram has also been a great marketing tool for me. ...more
Thanks, this is useful.  I am new to Instagram and trying to learn how to use it well.  I spend ...more

5 Reasons to Use WordSwag

I've been adding text to images since the days of Paint. What felt difficult in Photoshop is now easier than ever with a handy app called WordSwag. The app will cost you $3.99, but it will be the best $3.99 you've ever spent. The ease of use, fun options, and general "shiny" of the app make it the most favorite app on my phone right now. ...more
Very cool! One of my goals is to give up on photoshop ( so frustrating! ) and learn some easier ...more

Writer's Block Isn't Fun: How to Inspire a Blog Post

Finding inspiration to write can be hard sometimes. I suffer from writer’s block a lot. Usually, it’s because I have so many other things running through my head and the piece I want to write just can’t make it out....more

Free Blogging Calendar

The Downtrodden Writer's Guide to a Kickass Freelance Writing Career

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My Most Used Social Media Sites

 Today on my blog, I'm sharing my favorite social media sites and how I use them to promote my various blogposts and YouTube videos! This will be helpful for any blogger/YouTuber.Check it out here!...more

13 Things I've Learned About Blogging

My last blog post was my 400th.FOUR. HUNDRED.Do you know how much writing that is?!  How many times I had to try to come up with something new and creative and interesting and funny and worth posting?  ...more
creativebynight1 YES!  I totally agree with you.  I "like" all the baby pics and the milestone ...more

Blogs R' Us (Almost Famous!)

Have you heard?  They are casting a new television show that will portray real life bloggers in their online funny personalities!  Eagerly filling out the application right here, I was disappointed to get an email back from the Big Wig in charge (at CBS no less!) saying I wasn’t quite what they were looking for....more

6 Tips and Tools to Help Build Your Blog in 2015

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Homework Caddy

Getting homework done can be a chore. Make things less stressful and have supplies ready. Make a Homework Caddy. Fill a basket, small tote, canvas container or whatever you prefer with sharpened pencils, ruler, erasers, scissors, protractor, compass, calculator, hole punch, lined & graph paper, colored pencils, stapler, small dictionary, atlas and whatever else your child may need to complete his homework....more

Adding Text to Images in PicMonkey

As bloggers, we all want our posts to be full of beautiful images that are ready for Pinterest! This means we need to add some text to them in a way that is pleasing to the eye. I own Photoshop … but know what I use now? PicMonkey. It's free, and it's so easy that I can edit a photo there faster than I can get one of those expensive programs to load on my computer. Let's get started!...more
There is nothing better than picMonkey!more