Posts by Carol Bryant

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Community Excitement


    It’s blog hop time and also time to bid adieu to old platforms and hello to the new BlogPaws Community with social learning at its core. Community engagement and education all in one easy to navigate place are coming. Watch this blog, your inbox, and social… read more


  • SEO Should Not Make Your Fur Fall Out

    SEO basics for bloggers

    What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO)? When you use the Internet to find Whiskers’ favorite catnip or a new bone for Fido, the search engine responds with a list of relevant web pages. This is the Search Engine Results Page, or the SERP. These results are… read more

  • Pinterest Tips for Better Blogging

    Use Pinterest for blog traffic

    Pinterest is a best friend for many bloggers, present company included. Knowing a few Pinterest shortcuts helps, as well: Who doesn’t want to save time in their social media processes? In this second of a two-part series on using Pinterest for better blogging, we’ll review some… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: #NationalDogDay

    National Dog Day

    Aroooooooo! Since National Dog Day is Friday, 08/26/16, this edition of the Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop is dedicated to all canines past and present. It is said that every dog has his or her day, and truly National Dog Day celebrates this sentiment. Blog hops are… read more

  • How Bloggers Can Use Pinterest to Drive Blog Traffic

    How to grow a blog using Pinterest

    Pinterest is a search engine. It is not a social media platform.  Pinterest is there to work for you, and that’s the good news.  The great news is that bloggers need not be super spectacular at using Pinterest. They should, however, adept at creating things for… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Black Cat Appreciation Day


    This Wordless Wednesday’s blog hop is dedicated to all black cats everywhere who need a forever home! A black cat is waiting for a forever home right now. Somewhere, a black cat wants to come home and call your house his or her very own. Today,… read more

  • How Bloggers Can Use Instagram Stories For Success

    How to use Instagram Stories for Blogger Success

    Instagram is at it again, and once more savvy bloggers can use the new Instagram Stories feature for success if a strategy is in place. Yes, everything these days seems to require a strategy: Proper planning and all that jazz. What Are Instagram Stories From the… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Check the Chip Day

    Wordless Wedneday blog hop: Check Microchip Day

    For this week’s Wordless Wednesday blog hop, the focus is on pet safety. National Check the Chip Day is on Monday, August 15th. This is a good time for all pet parents and pet bloggers to remind pet parents to check the information on their pet’s… read more

  • How to Make a Blogger Media Kit

    How to make a blogger media kit

    A media kit is your blog’s calling card: a business card or synopsis of your blog in a snapshot. The word “media” may intimidate some bloggers who believe that without media coverage in the kit, they cannot possibly work with brands. This is completely false. A… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday: Blog Hop: The Summer Games Spirit

    Wordless Wedneday blog hop Summer Games

    Behold the blog hop for Wordless Wednesday: The 2016 Summer Olympics are starting on August 5th with the opening ceremonies and run through August 21st. If you have any blog content or social media updates planned with the Olympic theme in mind, proceed with caution. There… read more