Posts by Yvonne DiVita

  • And the Woman of the Year In The Pet Industry Is…

    Women of the Year WIPIN 2015

    Post by BlogPaws Co-founder Yvonne DiVita I was sitting forward in my chair, last Friday, August 14, eagerly awaiting the big announcement. The room was silent. The lights were dimmed. The collective group of women in the pet industry had their eyes focused on Lorien Clemens,… read more


  • ‘She Has A MicroChip’


    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita This post is about microchips. Raise your hand if your pets are microchipped. That includes cats. Cats that go out, especially. I don’t know about other pets but I should think you could also microchip your ferret, guinea pig or… read more

  • Is It Tuesday Yet?

    Tuesday chats with Emily

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita It’s a Tuesday, as I write this post. I often wonder where Tuesday fits in the work week expectations. We all hate Mondays. Mondays are a cruel step-parent shouting at you to get your chores done! Wednesdays are over the… read more

  • National Mutt Day!

    National Mutt Day

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita What is a mutt? you might ask. Or, who cares about mutts? Or, mutts aren’t worth my time. But, today is National Mutt Day! and you should pay attention. I will say this first… I love all dogs. All of us… read more

  • Once Upon A Time In BlogLand…

    study how to be in business

    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita Once upon a time in BlogLand there was a blogger who was frustrated with everything about blogging. “I hate writing,” he said, to no one in particular (and, as we know, no one in particular is a very good listener!).… read more

  • The Blog Interview: Make It Compelling

    The Blog Interview Compelling Content

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita Interviews are a popular way to share content, engage readers with another viewpoint, and have a chance to work with a popular blogger or expert you admire. Most people are flattered when someone makes a request to interview them. The… read more

  • Abundantly Yours – Bloggers Count Your Blessings

    abundantly sleeping

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita I woke up and threw my feet to the floor, eyes only half open. I was groggy. It was early. I considered crawling back under the sheet, but then, right there, meeting my gaze, was a day full of abundance, beckoning.… read more

  • The Question is Not Why? The Question is, What?

    the question is not why the question is what how to get published

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita Another rejection letter. As I squinted at it in the bright afternoon sunshine (yes, I tore it open as soon as I saw the return address because I had to read it, right then, right there), I couldn’t help thinking,… read more

  • Why I Won’t Write for Huffington Post

    Huffington Post

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita Not too long ago, I participated in a conversation thread on Facebook around writing for the Huffington Post (THP). The conversation started with someone saying that writing for The Huffington Post was a good idea. In fact, it said writing for… read more

  • Oh Gosh! BlogPaws’ Conference Is Sold Out!

    conference call

    Post by BlogPaws CEO, Yvonne DiVita We just completed one of our last conference calls for the conference. You know which one I’m talking about? The one in exciting Nashville, ya’all? As BlogPaws works out final prep for its seventh social media event we find ourselves… read more