• Productivity Tips For Pet Bloggers

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess As I prepare for my trip to Oregon to speak at the Women in the Pet Industry Network event I am finding myself a bit behind the eight-ball — ironic since I will be speaking on time management and conquering… read more


  • BlogPaws News Bite: Dog Running For Mayor

    political dog

    Nyima, a fluffy mutt with “great character,” will challenge David McEachran, a Republican and the longtime Bellingham County prosecutor, as a write-in candidate. This is the first time that McEachran will face an opponent. Nyima’s owner says that having him run as a write-in candidate is… read more

  • Stop Making These Social Media Mistakes

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess You’re sitting down to blog or update your social media or join a new social media platform and all is right in the pet blogging world, right? Maybe not. It all depends on whether you’re making any of these social… read more

  • Why Do I Even Bother To Blog?

    blogging splash

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Here it is, another day in front of the computer screen, working your way through your editorial calendar and writing your pet blog posts. We’ve written about why people should give a damn about your blog, and how to get… read more

  • Pet Blogging Business Plan ~ Part 3 Pulling It All Together

    smart goal

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess As we wrap up this series, we will be focusing on how all of the information you’ve thought about and written about your business can come together in a living, breathing document. Once you’ve written your business plan you don’t… read more

  • 5 Blog Headline Secrets

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Don’t you just love secrets to success?! Sometimes they work, sometimes they are not so secret, and times like this it’s no magic bullet,  but there are some “secrets” that can make your pet blog headlines grab the attention of… read more

  • Pet Blogging Business Plan: Part 2 ~ Marketing & Money

    blog business plan

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Last week we began the Ready, Set, Write: Business Plan For The Pet Blogger and I offered up action steps that included: Writing your mission and vision statements Articulating who you are as a blogger — your online persona Analyzing… read more

  • Social Media News Pet Bloggers Can Use

    So many things are happening online that it’s hard to keep up with the latest social media trends, news, updates, and news that is important but often overlooked. Here’s a list of six social media news bites that pet bloggers can use. How many of these… read more

  • BlogPaws News Bite: Martha Stewart Pet Products

    A lawsuit claiming Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc tried to undercut a business partner’s relationship with pet products retailer PetSmart Inc is proceeding, a state judge ruled. The lawsuit said that after Age Group contracted with PetSmart, Martha Stewart Living realized that it had undervalued Stewart-branded pet products.… read more

  • Social Media Time Management Tips For Pet Bloggers

    time saving tips

    Post by Robbi Hess  In a perfect world we would wake up when we wanted to, meander to the breakfast table, enjoy a leisurely breakfast and then make our way to our computers and work on our blog posts. Also, in this perfect world our blog… read more