8 Step-by-Step Tips to Avoid Blogging Burnout

By |July 10th, 2015|

Blogging. You love it. You live to write. To express yourself. To share your view points with the world. You found your voice and you […]

Turn Up Your Volume

By |March 29th, 2015|

Bloggers, sometimes you turn down your volume. You promote others, but are shy about promoting yourself. You ask to get paid, and apologize for asking. You dismiss your own accomplishments, […]

Top 10 Tools for Blogger Time Management

By |February 13th, 2015|

I like to think that Kelby keeps me around because I am really funny and extra cool. In reality, I am pretty sure she hasn’t […]

Creating a Successful Holiday Gift Guide Submissions Page

By |November 16th, 2013|

It’s that time of year again for bloggers – Holiday Gift Guide time! If this is your first year, or you simply want to up […]

Top WordPress Security and Spam Plugins

By |April 3rd, 2013|

Blogging is a fun activity, a business, a hobby, and even a way of life for many people. Thankfully, the biggest blogging platform around, WordPress, […]

Top WordPress SEO Plugins

By |April 2nd, 2013|

When I started working online as a writer over five years ago, I dove in head first into the content mill websites, not having a […]

Top Gifts for Craft and DIY Bloggers

By |November 25th, 2012|

The holidays are upon us and to tell you the truth, we craft and DIY bloggers started preparing for this weeks ago.  In the craft […]

How To Become a Travel Blogger : Honest Tips and What This “Dream Job” is Really Like

By |September 10th, 2012|

Of course it sounds exciting… You hear about people receiving trips across the globe where they get to explore new cultures, try new food, experience […]

BlogHer ’12: The Aftermath

By |August 9th, 2012|

BlogHer 12 is now over. Many of you probably still need naps and buckets of coffee to recover. It was estimated that over 5,000 bloggers, […]

10 WordPress Plugins To Keep Your Readers Happy

By |July 16th, 2012|

Have you ever gone to a blog and been blown away by how snazzy it is? You sit there and think that the author is […]

5 Tips For Writing For More Than One Blog

By |May 31st, 2012|


We start with one blog. We fall in love with it. We think of so many other subjects we could blog about. And because it’s so easy […]

The Employers Want WHAT?! Edition of News Roundup for Parent Bloggers

By |March 24th, 2012|

This week the internet was abuzz with the news of employers attempting to require their employees to handover personal Facebook log-in credentials in order to […]

How to Access Google Analytic’s Real-Time Features

By |December 11th, 2011|

Accessing the Real-Time feature of Google Analytics may not be perfectly intuitive.

Google Analytics recently released Real-Time reporting. While the Real-Time feature is still BETA, but […]

Going “Off the Grid” – Planning (and Surviving) a Digital Sabbatical

By |December 11th, 2011|

I’ve often said that blogging and social media saved my life. It literally did. I “found myself” here. A sense of community and belonging. The […]

How to Post Pictures on Your Blog

By |February 26th, 2011|

It is great when a blog post has pictures to illustrate it, but it is also important to be sure you post pictures properly. You […]

Superman, Wonder Woman and the New Frontier of Parent Blogging

By |January 20th, 2011|

Is there a future for a cohesive parenting blog niche, or should dad bloggers stay out the mom's way? How the actions of two superheroes can offer some insights.

Get Your Writing Published – Tips from an Editor

By |January 8th, 2011|

As a blogger, you’ve honed your writing skills. Now it’s time to take the next step and submit your work to a print magazine or newspaper. What do you need to know?

Type-A Parent Conference Get Social Contest

By |January 5th, 2011|

Type-A Parent is excited to announce the Get Social contest. The winner of this contest will receive:

Two conference+business passes to Type-A Parent (one for you […]

Blog Review Writing Tips

By |December 15th, 2010|

A well-written blog review serves your site and your readers well, while a badly written one can come off as nothing more than a regurgitated […]

On Paying Bloggers – It’s Not Black and White, It’s Green

By |November 4th, 2010|

I want to talk about money. Yes, cash. You may have heard of it. It is used for paying bills, buying groceries and paying the […]

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