How to Craft a Memoir

Today’s interview gets emotional as we dive into the area of writing memoirs. From a workplace’s secret investigation, broken public systems, publishing a diary, to receiving haters online – today we are so honored to interview and share the story and memoir writing process of Shannon Hernandez, author of My Final Forty Days as a Public School Teacher....more

13 Animal Instagram Feeds That Will Brighten Your Day

13 Animal Instagram Feeds That Will Brighten Your Day I am an unapologetic Instagram addict. I post a couple times a day, but mostly I love looking at other people's fabulous pictures. Scrolling through the day's images is usually the last thing I do before I turn out the light at night (I know - Terrible! But I sleep just fine.). And when the going gets rough, I go to Instagram. ...more

President Obama Talked to Lisa Stone and a Group of Working Women. Here's What He Wants Us to Know.

It's been a pretty big day around SheKnows today. You know, there were donuts in the break room this morning ... and we hosted a Town Hall with the President! ...more
The unemployment rate has NOT dropped as you want people to believe and NOT ONE person is ...more

South Asian Bloggers Network

I woke up this morning to see my blog Driving Ms Desi featured on South Asian Bloggers Network as part of their 5 Awesome Mommy Bloggers. It’s wonderful to be a part of this great community in the company of some fabulous bloggers. I always worry that I don’t have anything specific to offer my readers, just a glimpse (or sometimes TMI!) into my life. It’s really just my words....more

Ozwind Publishing, LLC

Hello There!I am very excited because I am starting a new venture, with a friend of mine, Tracee Ford....more

Late

I’m late, I’m late, I’m late! My dog ate my homework. Err, my daughter deleted my post. My laptop crashed AND my not-so-smart phone spontaneously combusted! No? Alright, the truth is I passed out like a just fed newborn. My writing sweet spot starts at about 1030/11pm and I was out cold by 10 pm. I think it vaguely occurred to me to get my day 14 post out but I just couldn’t get my eyes to open. This second day of packing required quite the physical exertion. My mission was the kitchen....more

3 Smart Ways to Use Twitter and Its Tools for Better Blogging

If you have taken a deep look at your Google Analytics lately, you may notice Twitter dropping off as a referrer to your blog, but I am here to assure you that Twitter is not dead. It can be a useful tool for content creation, monetization, and community building. Here are just a few ways to use Twitter and its third-party tools to better your blog....more
Thanks for these tips, Diane. I'm not at the point yet where TweetReach makes sense for me, but ...more

How to Make a Drop Shadow or Watermark on Picmonkey

So if you haven't heard of PicMonkey you are really missing out. I, like many others, don't want to splurge on Photoshop. I primarily don't want to because I'm not that tech savvy or want to spend the money on it at this time. So I frequently use PicMonkey, which is the best free alternative. Today I'll show you a couple tricks that I have up my sleeve with PicMonkey. ...more
Clearissa thecityrental is right! Just save that image you want as your watermark in a place you ...more