Posts by Yvonne DiVita

  • How-to Plan for Long-Term Success as a Pet Blogger

    Serious Bloggers Create an Achievable 3 Year Business Plan

    Let’s set the intent of this post, right now. The title, “How-to Plan for Long-Term Success as a Pet Blogger” is missing a word. What word would you add if you were writing this post? I’d add the word “business”. We can put it in front… read more


  • BlogPaws Pet Bloggers Build Their Influence 2010-2016

    Building Pet Blogger Influence

    As entrepreneurs, we’re told to follow our passion. In the  BlogPaws pet community, the passion I see centers around the health and welfare of these marvelous animals we call “pets”. In this community, most of us are bloggers. It’s a term that has finally become respectable.… read more

  • Wise Investments for Your 2016 – 2017 Business Planning

    Make investments for your business planning

      We’re approaching Christmas. Are you prepared? Now that I have your attention, let’s talk business. Let’s talk wise investments for your 2016 -2017 business planning efforts. Because the opening sentences are not that far off. You will begin to see Christmas marketing any day now.… read more

  • How Your Pet Blog Is Going To Change The World

    Shaping Social Media Excellence, Influence and Education One Amazing Pet Parent At a Time

    Changing the World – One Amazing Pet Parent at a Time I thought for quite awhile before titling this post “How Your Pet Blog Is Going To Change The World”.  I wondered, for a bit, if it should be, “How Pet Blogs Are Going To Change The… read more

  • How My Blog Addiction Pays For My Dog and Cat Treats

    3 Reasons A Brand Might Work with a Pet Blogger

    Dear Blogger, it said. We were searching the web for pet people who write consistent content about their dogs and cats and we found your blog. We like your blog, it said. We would like to offer you a box of our newest, most nutritional treats… read more

  • Nose to Nose Finalists: You Can and Should Be One

    My Brown Newfies Best Humor Blog 2015 Nose to Nose Awards at BlogPaws

    I’m a fan of awards shows. I watch all of them. I love the pomp and circumstance. I love the Step and Repeat (that great big banner everyone pauses in front of to get their picture taken, often with some star or another). I love the… read more

  • Meet the Speakers: BlogPaws Videos

    pets and people galore at BlogPaws 2016

    Video is a major influence in online communication, marketing, and sharing. The popularity of cute cat videos, fun dog videos, and a variety of animals doing what they do best – make us laugh – has created a TV-like experience to being online. It’s not merely… read more

  • Making the Most of Your BlogPaws 2016 Experience

    BlogPaws brings bloggers brands and experts together for fun networking and education

    This will be my 8th BlogPaws conference. You would expect that, of course. I am a co-founder. Each year, the conference grows and changes and inspires me to step out of my comfort zone. Many folks aren’t aware of the terror I <used to> feel when… read more

  • It’s Not About You, It’s About You and Me

    blog photos BlogPaws Phoenix, AZ

    The room got quiet as the speaker rose to the stage and stood at the lectern. All eyes were on him. He unbuttoned his suit coat and smiled at the audience. It was a Saturday morning. The room was crowded, with people milling about in the hall,… read more

  • Make Each Session a Win-Win at BlogPaws 2016

    It all starts with a kiss

    Question: How do you make each session a win-win at BlogPaws 2016? Answer: You make a plan. We’ve talked about plans before. You’ve been instructed to create a business plan for your blog and to consider the concept of a daily plan for your work. Now I… read more