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  • Twas Brillig and the Slithy Toves: Or How Many Times Did the Dog Poop Today?

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    Post by BlogPaws Founder/CEO Yvonne DiVita When I first started blogging, over 10 years ago, I blogged every day. I wrote about marketing to women who shop online in a little blog called Lipsticking. Using SEO tactics relevant to the day, I rose quickly in the… read more

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  • WordPress Plugins: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

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    One of the key advantages to using WordPress as your blog publishing system is the fact that there is a robust library of WordPress plugins to help you customize and extend the features of your WordPress site.  Plugins are essentially add-ons that you can install with… read more

  • Is WordPress a Blessing or a Curse?

    WordPress is without question the most popular blogger publishing system. A full featured content management system (CMS), WordPress is used by a reported 65 million websites and blog sites across the world, according to Pingdom.com.  It is also used by more than half of the top… read more

  • Using Google Keyword Planner for Pet Bloggers

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    In the BlogPaws Community forum recently, a fellow long-time pet blogger shared her desire to expand her niche and grow.  In response, BlogPaws’ co-founder, Tom Collins, shares, “Changes like these can affect your existing readership and traffic, the scope of monetization opportunities offered to you, SEO,… read more

  • Tech Help for Pet Bloggers

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    by: Carol Bryant Tech help for pet bloggers: Ah, the dreaded (but much needed) topic! WordPress and access to inexpensive hosting plans make it easier than ever for a blogger to create a blog and begin to build a following.  Yet, many bloggers are either unaware… read more

  • 7 Ways to Build a Tighter Focus Blog

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    Out of town friends can bring a lot of things with them when they visit: Luggage Camaraderie Clarity If you’ve ever had an out-of-town guest, whether family or friend, who visits you, how many of the above did they bring along? Kim Kiernan is a Cocker… read more

  • #PetBloggerMonth: Countdown To BlogPaws 2015 Start Saving Now

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Can you believe in a mere eight months we will all be together again for the next BlogPaws conference? It’s true! May 28-30, 2015 we will gather in Nashville for what we think will be one of our best conferences… read more

  • #PetBloggerMonth: Organize Your Blogging Tasks

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    When it comes to blogging and social media and working outside of the home and taking care of home and family, it can be a daunting task for a blogger to get it all done, am I right? Blogger and BlogPaws Community Member, Angie Bailey, wrote… read more

  • Pet Bloggers Can Be Sued For Their Words

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    by: Carol Bryant True or false: Your opinion if stated online is just that: Opinion and there are no repercussions. False. Pet bloggers can be sued for their words. What you say can and will be held against you in a court of law. According to… read more

  • The FCC Wants Bloggers in the Putt Putt Lane

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    How would you like to get faster Internet service only if you paid to get it? What if big corporations were allowed to ride in the fast lane but folks like pet bloggers and small businesses have to pay a premium to allow their site fast… read more