Archives for January 2016

Bloglovin’

Follow my blog with Bloglovin

Something brand new for me! I’ve tried other methods of following blogs, but each one has gone by the wayside for one reason or another. Hopefully I’ll find Bloglovin’ to be more user friendly, and that I’ll find new friends here.

Willena Flewelling

Make Your Readers Famous – #31DBBBDay22

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Even if your blog is small, or hasn’t been online for very long, you will benefit from highlighting your readers, and other bloggers. People appreciate being valued, and are more likely to keep coming back to your blog. They may also tell others about your blog, which means more readers for you.

Highlighting your readers shows them you are interested in them, and it may make others who read your posts feel valued too — especially if you do this on a regular basis. [Read more…]

Conduct a Policy Review – #31DBBBDay21

copyrightThis will depend on what type of blog you have, the size of your blog, and whether you have guests posting on your blog. But you need to have these policies in place, whether you post them publicly on your blog, or keep them private for the time being.

In today’s podcast, Conduct a Policy Review, Darren Rowse mentions specific areas where ever blogger needs policies, and some questions to ask regarding each of them. [Read more…]

Leave Comments on Other Blogs – #31DBBBDay20

When you’ve been doing something for many years, it’s easy to forget that not everyone has come along the same route I have, and that commenting on other blogs may be a new concept.

No blogger wants his blog to be a lonely place where no one visits, or where people do visit, but never leave comments. [Read more…]

Your Opinion Matters! – #31DBBBDay19

I don’t like expressing my opinion, except with those I know well. I am naturally shy and reticent, and the bigger the group, the less likely I am to share. [Read more…]

Create a Sneeze Page for Your Blog – #31DBBBDay18

Little girl is blowing her noseCreate a — a what??? A sneeze page. It’s a term coined by Darren Rowse, and makes perfect sense once you know what it is.

Contrary to what I thought on seeing this title, a “sneeze page” is not a “squeeze page”.

A SQUEEZE page is [Read more…]