Social Media Strategy

  • How to Effectively Use Video to Grow Blog Traffic

    How to use video in blog posts

    Post by Carol Bryant, Marketing and Social Media Manager, BlogPaws When the Washington Post speaks, people listen. According to the publication, within in 5 years, 80 percent of the whole Internet will be online video. Read that again: 80 percent. That’s a whole lotta’ visual, folks. In a… read more


  • How to Make the Most of Networking

    Tips for networking

    Networking is one of the most important professional skills to bloggers. There are places both on and offline that will help you network so that your blog grows and your relationships continue to grow and expand. What’s the big deal, though, about networking and why does… read more

  • Preparing To Attend BlogPaws 2016: Savings Ideas

    saving for BlogPaws

    Post by Robbi Hess There are roughly 170 (174 to be exact) days until the BlogPaws 2016 Conference in Arizona. Are you registered? Have you booked your travel? Will you be driving or flying? Do you have your room reservation? Will you be rooming with someone?… read more

  • Must Haves to Include on an About Me Page

    The About Me page on a blog

    by: Carol Bryant It’s the year round “must have” item for any blogger: The About Me page. This all important page on a blog is one of the most pivotal parts of your online real estate. This page is the equivalent of a face-to-face first impression. Imagine if… read more

  • How Can I Get People to See My Content on Facebook

    Get people to see your Facebook feed

    by: Carol Bryant How can I get more reach on Facebook so that people LIKE my page and engage with me? How can I get more blog comments and actually get people to engage with me on my blog? Help me get people to see my content… read more

  • Blog & Business Planning For 2016: A Three Part Series

    2015 blog planning

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess It’s hard to believe that we are in the last month of 2015. I sometimes feel as though I was strapped into a slingshot and let loose into the year and wow, now it’s nearing the end! December is typically… read more

  • 10 Ways to Get Brands to Notice Your Blog

    Cute dog wanting treats

    by: Carol Bryant If you blog, you are doing so for a variety of reasons, but getting on the radar of brands (translate: money) is probably high on that list.This post is inspired by Sadie & Co. (her and her dogs plus the cat). Sadie is… read more

  • Reasons To Become A Pet Blogger

    7 reasons to be a pet blogger

    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess  When you decided to become a pet blogger did you sit down and write down the reasons? Did you just jump into blogging without much thought as to the direction you’d take or what you’d write about? Did you understand… read more

  • 7 Ways To Become a Credible Blogger People Trust

    How to become a credible blogger

    by: Carol Bryant I want people to read my blog and trust my advice.  Nod in agreement if becoming a credible blogger is one of your goals. Credibility as a widely accepted definition involves being believable or worthy of trust, the big “t” word. Trust is… read more

  • 11 Ways To Grow an Instagram Account

    How to grow an Instagram account

    by: Carol Bryant Brands are recognizing the power of Instagram. Facebook is fab, Twitter is all a’flutter, and video is the purported King (hello YouTube, what’s up Periscope and Meerkat). Instagram is where it’s at. There are good (and not so cool) ways to grow an… read more