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  • July Blogging Prompts For Dog Days Of Summer

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess It’s definitely the dog and cat days of summer — at least in the humid area of Western New York that I live in. It’s a time to lay low, run the fans and air conditioner and just spend quiet… read more

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

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    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

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    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

  • BlogPaws Looks Ahead to Phoenix

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    If you put hashtag #BlogPaws in Twitter or Instagram over the past several days, you’ll see the pomp, circumstance, celebrations, learning, brands galore, and of course, the networking: Of the animal and human varieties. The conference was more than a sell out and we actually had… read more

  • 10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Blog

    Post by Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws’ CEO Whether you blog for fun or profit, or a little bit of both, you will be more effective and successful if you consider these 10 Questions every time you put fingers to keyboard. 1. Why am I blogging? Is what you’re… read more

  • Organize Your Blogging Tasks For Success

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess Is there any one thing that a blogger could do to be successful? Maybe not one thing, but there are actions you can implement that may help your blog, your productivity and your business grow. Not all of these tips… read more

  • Want Your Blog Posts Read? Write Well

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    Post by Blog Manager, Robbi Hess One of my all time favorite movies is Zoolander. I cannot resist “Blue Steel” and the funniest part of the movie (to me as a lover of words) is when Derek Zoolander realizes his dream of building a “Center For… read more

  • How to Self Publish and Soar

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    Sometimes all it takes to go from blogger to published author is a little bit of courage, a whole lot of belief in self, and a can-do attitude. Val Silver knows. She took it upon herself to self publish and soar. Her first book, Rescue Me:… read more

  • March Blog Prompt Inspiration

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    Post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I cannot believe it’s March already! In the frozen tundra that is Western New York the sub zero temperatures and wind chills have made February feel like a longer-than-normal month, but here we are and it’s March so let’s get… read more

  • Blogger Burn Out! It Happens! Embrace It!

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    Post by BlogPaws CEO Yvonne DiVita “I’m quitting my blog,” the blog post said. “It’s not giving me the fulfillment it used to. I’m frustrated and annoyed and it just seems like the whole blogosphere isn’t worthwhile anymore.” I felt the sigh that went with that… read more