The shifting currency of blogging in general, and my goals specifically, has led me to make a pretty big change on my site. I am closing comments. Why?
I am so, SO excited to share this guest post with you today. It comes from my friend Kayla, who first came to me as a blog consulting client…but has quickly become one of my biggest inspirations. One of the tasks I gave her was to create a media kit, and I shared some of [...]
A common question I get is: “Once I book a client or campaign, how do I invoice/report/settle up?” Here are some of the key things to keep in mind to not only be a good partner on one project, but to develop a good reputation (because a lot of these projects come from agencies that oversee multiple brands!) and get more and more jobs.
Hey…are you taking part in the #Octoblog Challenge? I’m really excited, especially after speaking at the incredible Florida Social Media and Blogging Conference. After my presentation (slides available here) I got to sit in on the other speakers who got my blogging juices flowing. (I love my fellow planning team members!) I am not quite [...]
Back in February, the shortest month of the year, I challenged you to make your blog better in just 28 days. And darn if you guys didn’t impress me. From updated headers and social links to new RSS feeds and more, you made the blog world a better place. Now it’s time to do it [...]
(DISCLOSURE: this post is part of a compensated project I’m doing with Oral-B and the WOW Experiment. I was provided the product and compensated for this review, but the opinions shared here are 100% honest and absolutely my own. PLEASE SEE MY DISCLOSURE POLICY FOR MORE.) I tease my husband all the time about his near-obsessive routines [...]
(MAKE SURE YOU READ ALL THE WAY TO THE BOTTOM FOR A SPECIAL GIVEAWAY!) Back in March, I posted a review (non-paid) of an online ad-serving tool called PassionFruit, and gave it a rousing, ringing endorsement. I know a lot of you signed up for the site and also took advantage (thanks!) of my offer [...]
I won’t claim to have been an Elmore Leonard fan, because I never read any of his books (I did watch the first season of “Justified,” which comes from one of his short novels). But after listening to a fascinating report on his life and death, done by NPR, I’m sort of dying to try [...]
Do you need to tell your readers when you got free product or something in a swag bag? What if you’re posting about something else and happen to mention a freebie? Here are the things you need to know about the do’s and don’ts from the FTC.Pin It