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  • Blogging for Business? You Need These Tools!

    Business Blogging Tools

    Blogging for business as a pet blogger can be daunting if you don’t break your day and your activity into small chunks. As smarter folk than I have said, “One step at a time gets you to your goal.” Long ago I found myself struggling to… read more

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  • Online Resources To Jump Start 2016

    Resources to Jump Start 2016

    If you’re walking along a city sidewalk and contemplating…well, life, perhaps, with your head down, your hands in your pockets, the brilliance of a shiny, new penny on the ground might burst its way into your consciousness. Will you bend down and pick it up? Or will… read more

  • 10 Predictions For 2016 | Be Prepared!

    10 Predictions for 2016

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita I’m starting early. Getting my 10 Predictions for 2016 in front of folks. And yes, you need to BE PREPARED! Business needs and plans aside, it’s time to think about tomorrow, and the next day and the day after that.… read more

  • Blog to Book Part Four: Get Out There

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    Guest post from Angie Bailey  Well, it looks like we’ve made it to part four of the four-part blog-to-book series! We’ve covered the importance of building a platform, networking, and writing a successful proposal. Of course your proposal was gleefully received and now takes the form… read more

  • How I Became Me and How YOU Can Be Like Me

    Walking the dogs is part of being me

    Post by BlogPaws CoFounder, Yvonne DiVita Is that the height of hubris? I’m saying, “How I Became Me and How YOU Can Become Like Me,” as if… well, as if I was someone. Someone you’d like to be like. Here’s the truth. It’s not hubris if… read more

  • 9 Bloggers NOT in the Pet Space YOU Should Know About

    Blogging Eyeballs

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws Co-founder I’ve been doing this “blogging thing” for a long time. Yes, a long time. Maybe even more than 10 years. Okay, definitely more than 10 years. Over that span of time, I’ve come to know and know of some outstanding… read more

  • Networking For Introverts

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Are you an introvert? I find that many people I meet in the pet blogging world are. They huddle together at conferences, thankful when someone walks by with a pet so they can have an easy topic of conversation. “Wow,… read more

  • Blogging 101: Be Your Own Client

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess  In talking with two of my Conquering The Overwhelm clients in the past two weeks, I found they both voiced the same frustration. “How can I get my own blogging done when I have to do pet blogging work for… read more

  • And the Woman of the Year In The Pet Industry Is…

    Women of the Year WIPIN 2015

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita I was sitting forward in my chair, last Friday, August 14, eagerly awaiting the big announcement. The room was silent. The lights were dimmed. The collective group of women in the pet industry had their eyes focused on Lorien Clemens,… read more

  • Getting Ready To Network At A Conference

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess As an introvert, the idea of attending an in-person networking event can sometimes cause the palms to sweat! Add in a cross country flight from New York to Oregon for the WIPIN Conference and you could have the makings of… read more