Posts by Carol Bryant

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Ferrets and Dogs

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    New BlogPaws Community member, Val Hughes, shares this adorable photo in our Photo Section.  How cute are these two? We select the photo of the week  for Wordless Wednesday from all photos uploaded to the BlogPaws Community. Speaking of photos, don’t fur-get to enter the photo contest for… read more


  • BlogPaws or Bust Contest 2015: Twitter

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    It’s time for the hottest contest of the year: BlogPaws or Bust! BlogPaws is the first, original, and pet-friendly social media conference for pet bloggers and microbloggers to get nose-to-nose and face-to-face with brands, peers, experts, and more. This is the ONLY opportunity you will have… read more

  • 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

  • BlogPaws 2015 Conference is Going Green

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    BlogPaws, Only Natural Pet, and the Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition (PISC) announce a partnership to launch a zero-waste initiative for the 2015 BlogPaws Pet Blogger and Social Media Conference scheduled for May 28-30 in Nashville, TN. Combined efforts are focused on achieving as close to a… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop: Three’s a Charm

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    On this “Wordless Wednesday,” check out this photo from BlogPaws Community member, Karen Johnson, just one of the entries we’ve received in our October photo contest sponsored by Natural Balance. Karen says, “We adopted 10 year old Kacey in July.  She is hard of hearing, has… read more

  • What Bloggers Need to Know About Affiliate Marketing

    dog computer   What bloggers need to know about affiliate marketing: A long time struggle for pet bloggers has been figuring out how to bring in a profit through their site. You are a great writer, you have a lot of followers, you use AdSense or have… 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  It is also used by more than half of the top… read more

  • Wordless Wednesday: Falling Into You

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    The rustle of leaves, the sound of our pets traipsing through them, and looks like Lara Elizabeth’s dog is ready for the season. Lara is a BlogPaws Community member, so be sure to stop by her profile page and say hello this Wordless Wednesday. Join the… 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

  • BlogPaws Announces October Pet Photo Contest #WholeBodyHealth

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    Who loves adopted pets? Do you have one? Maybe two or three? Show us your adopted pet being active and/or healthy and embodying #WholeBodyHealth – we know some of them love their veggies! – and you might win in this month’s BlogPaws Community Pet Photo Contest… read more