Archive for the ‘Blogging’ Category

Your Website’s “About” Page – Use the First Person

Posted on January 19th, 2012 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

A Facebook friend of mine posted a link to a new website a friend of theirs had recently launched, so I decided to check it out. (Ah, the power of social media) The home page looked pretty good so I decided to look around a bit more (always a good sign).
I should mention that this website [...]

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Quick Tip for Live Blogging

Posted on March 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  3 Comments »

Hopefully you already have some sort of tagging or category system set up for your blog posts. I won’t get into the subtle differences between tags and categories here, but you should be using one or the other or both to keep your posts organized and be able to easily link to a specific topic.
If [...]

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Tips for Proofreading

Posted on February 4th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

In my rant on the lack of proofreading in today’s world, I promised to offer some tips on how to proofread. So here a just few ways to proof your blog posts, emails or articles. Oh, and it’s raining outside, I have been very busy and I am now a little punchy so my tips [...]

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Does Anyone Care About Proofreading Anymore?

Posted on February 2nd, 2011 by Kris  |  7 Comments »

I posed this question last night in a tweet after reading yet another blog post on a major site with more than one typo. I can’t remember the last time I went through my Google Reader and didn’t see some type of writing blunder – whether it be a grammatical error or a spelling error. [...]

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What the Heck is Quora? FAIL

Posted on January 28th, 2011 by Kris  |  1 Comment »

Get your knickers out of a wad, Quora lovers. I’m the failure here. Not Quora. You see, several weeks ago I was hearing more and more about Quora and started a blog post about it. I got a good bit of it written too. And then….well, I don’t really know what happened. I actually wrote my [...]

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Need Your Help!! Send Me Your Fave Articles and Blog Posts

Posted on September 10th, 2010 by Kris  |  No Comments »

I am hoping to start compiling the most interesting articles each week for a new blog series entitled “Most Interesting Articles of the Week.”  OK, OK so the title needs work, but my point is to narrow down the massive amount of information out there to just a few articles I think need to be [...]

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Virtual Assistant: A Day in the Life. Part 2

Posted on June 7th, 2010 by Kris  |  No Comments »

When we last left our intrepid Virtual Assistant, she was downloading and then uploading pictures. 600 pictures. Downloading. Uploading. Those of you with weak constitutions may want to leave the blog at this time. For those of you who dare to continue, be sure you have read Part 1.
So what will I do next? [...]

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Welcome!…again

Posted on June 7th, 2010 by Kris  |  No Comments »

If you visited the old blog or read my facebook status then you know I have decided to integrate my blog into my actual website.
Here are a few reasons I decided to do this:

This site is already indexed by Google.
Google likes new content.
Analytics will all be in the same place.
More options with this version of [...]

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Insert Generic “This Is My First Blog Post” Title Here

Posted on May 31st, 2010 by Kris  |  No Comments »

You HAVE to Blog!
That’s what all of the internet marketing experts will tell you. One of  the best ways to get exposure about your product, service, or good cause is to blog about it. So I figured if I was going to tell small businesses and nonprofits how they should market themselves on the net, [...]

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