Posts by Carol Bryant

  • Newsletter Services Comparison Blog Hop

    Bloggers and newsletter services

    So you want to start sending a newsletter to subscribers or you are considering switching to a new service. This week’s blog hop is dedicated to newsletter services comparison. As bloggers and influencers, we consider ourselves to be small businesses, and for many of us, we… read more

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  • How to Use Lead Magnets to Grow an Email List

    How to grow an email list

    Grab my download of 50 Tips to Puppy Proof Your Home! Click here for a free ebook to help your adult cat adjust to a new kitten! These are examples of lead magnets: You promise the reader something in exchange for a piece of information (their… read more

  • Blog Hop: Social Media Hot Tips for 2018

    SOCIAL MEDIA 2018 TIPS

    It’s the year to own your destiny. Heck, if you need even another reason, how about this: YOLO! You only live once, so why not make the next 365 days the best ones to come?¬† If you are on social media, then here are a bevvy… read more

  • How to Write a Knockout Blog Post

    Write a blog post

    Having an idea for a killer blog post is the easy part. Writing a knockout blog post that touches on all the key elements from content to photography, promotion and inbound/outbound links is the more involved process. It sounds like a no brainer, the process for… read more

  • How to Clean Up Your Newsletter List

    My email list had grown to close to 4,300 subscribers, yet my open rate was faltering. A friend told me, “It’s time to clean up your newsletter list.” Ack: The thought of cleaning up an email list sent shivers down my spine. I certainly do not… read more

  • 12 Ways to Invest in Your Blog Blog Hop

    12 WAYS TO INVEST IN BLOG

    The first week of 2018 I do not make any huge decisions nor heavy declarations. I like to be different and invest in myself in a way that is unique to me. If you feel the same way, here is a bonus: 12 ways to invest… read more

  • Last Call for Early Bird BlogPaws 2018 Blog Hop

    BlogPaws early bird reminder

    Fa la la, and a new year is dawning. This final week of 2017 blog hop is dedicated to early bird pricing for the BlogPaws 2018 Conference. We know how busy things are during the holiday season, so you may have missed the news that¬†Early Bird… read more

  • How to Develop a Source Guide for Blog Posts

    Any reputable journalist will tell you that when reporting or writing an article, sources are essential. A source guide is one tool in the blogger’s arsenal of must haves, and this post will explain how and why to develop your very own source guide for blog… read more

  • The List of Lists Blog Hop

    How to do a blog post of lists

    This week’s blog hop is a very popular topic: Lists!!! Lists are one of the best ways to drum up blog traffic IF they are done right. List posts work because the headline pulls you in and grabs your attention. You must learn more about that… read more

  • How To Do a Social Media Audit

    Social Media Audit

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means it is also a perfect time to engage in a social media audit of your social properties. Step by step, no matter what time of year you are reading this blog post, this information will serve… read more