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  • How to Blog About Being More Environmentally Friendly

    Blog about the environment

    Green is the new black. Reducing carbon footprints and pawprints is ethical, socially responsible, and here to stay. Knowing how to share tips about becoming environmentally friendly in a blog post can turn your readers into environmentally aware and responsible citizens. All the cool kids are… read more

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  • How To Use LinkedIn Publishing To Grow Your Audience

    reasons to publish on linkedin

    Have you started publishing on LinkedIn? I know. I know. You hardly have time to publish on your own site, let alone write another post and share it on LinkedIn. If you’re not, you might be missing a large potential audience by ignoring the opportunity to… read more

  • How to Size Store and Protect Images Online

    How to size, store, and protect images

    Do you know how to size, store, and protect images online? A picture can tell a story, and in the case of the image-heavy world of the Internet, online images can make or break a message. Knowing how to store your images, how to properly size… read more

  • The Etiquette of Email Communication

    Email Etiquette

    This post is not about email marketing, although the advice can easily apply to email marketing messages. I’m sharing this today because we are a digital society. We communicate via social media and email more than we do face-to-face, it seems. As an introvert, I do… read more

  • How to Plan for Long-Term Success as a Pet Blogger

    Serious Bloggers Create an Achievable 3 Year Business Plan

    Let’s set the intent of this post, right now. The title, “How-to Plan for Long-Term Success as a Pet Blogger” is missing a word. What word would you add if you were writing this post? I’d add the word “business”. We can put it in front… read more

  • How to be a Successful Campaign Blogger: Tips to Impress Brands (and Get Hired Again!)

    How to be a successful campaign blogger- Campaign

    So, you nailed the application process and were selected to participate in a blogger campaign. First, congratulations! It’s a big, competitive field, so be proud that you were chosen! Then, make a solid plan to deliver a wow-worthy post that not only meets the campaign requirements… read more

  • 10 Business and Writing Books for the Serious Pet Blogger

    10 Business and Writing Books for the Serious Pet Blogger

    Bloggers are readers. It stands to reason that those of us who blog, also enjoy reading. We read other people’s blog posts, we read online magazines, we read content on Twitter and Facebook, and, let’s admit it, we read the labels on cereal boxes. It’s part of… read more

  • 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

  • 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

    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. I know the saying, “Yesterday is… read more