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Monthly Archives: April 2009

BlogCatalog

BlogCatalog
28 Apr 2009

Social Networking Another great way to promote your blog is to become a member of BlogCatalog. Not only is it a social community for bloggers, they are also one of the largest blog directories on the internet. If you want to search blogs, connect with other bloggers like yourself, learn about blogging, and promote your blog, then you really need to check out BlogCatalog. BlogCatalog has an extensive blog directory where you can find thousands of blogs in over ...

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Google #1 is About Ego Not Success

Google #1 is About Ego Not Success
28 Apr 2009

Blogging Being number one on Google doesn’t really matter. That said, most everybody has that secret desire to chant “We’re number 1, we’re number 1″ and Google, Yahoo and other search engines have clearly tapped into that part of human nature.  Indeed, it never ceases to amaze me how many people will proclaim victory when they are number one on Google. But being number one in a search engine should not be the goal of any ...

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Wired Migrates To WordPress

Wired Migrates To WordPress
28 Apr 2009

Blogging News The Blog Herald today reported that the popular website Wired has migrated their website from TypePad to WordPress. They broke the news yesterday through their GeekDad blog : We’ve been hinting at this for a couple weeks now, but the mad scientists at Wired HQ finally pulled the switch this weekend, and the monster lurched to life. Welcome to the new look and feel of GeekDad! We’ve switched content platforms to WordPress, which should allow ...

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Selling on Twitter without Being Hated

Selling on Twitter without Being Hated
27 Apr 2009

Blogging Selling on Twitter can really help you on the marketing end, but the microblogging site has become such a hotbed for people pitching to you that merely signing up can feel like you’re simply preparing yourself for infomercial nightmares. But if you’re going to be selling on Twitter, whether you’re selling yourself, your time, your service or your product, you must remember that others are warning Twitter newbies against you! ...

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Add a custom favicon to your Blogger blog

Add a custom favicon to your Blogger blog
27 Apr 2009

Blogger, Design & Coding When you publish a blog with Blogger, the default favicon which appears in your browser navigation bar is Blogger’s favicon (the unmistakable orange and white logo). Many Blogger users choose to display their own favicon instead of Bloggers, in order to “brand” their blog with memorable icons in keeping with their blog’s design. It is actually quite easy to add our own favicon to our Blogger blogs, and instantly adds a ...

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Write Better Paragraphs by Using Patterns of Development

Write Better Paragraphs by Using Patterns of Development
27 Apr 2009

Writing If you’ve read “Types of Paragraphs: Introductory, Development, Transition & Concluding”, you’re aware that your paragraphs should be focused and contain one main sub-topic of your main topic. Today we’re going to discuss how to develop paragraphs for the reader that are informative, easy to read and follow a standard pattern of development. Let’s say you’ve decided to write about yoga. You want to ...

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Confusing Words and Homonyms: Part 2 “D, E, F, and G”

Confusing Words and Homonyms: Part 2 “D, E, F, and G”
27 Apr 2009

Blogging, Writing Homonyms can be confusing for everyone, but when you write your blog you need to be extra careful which words you choose. This installment of common errors will go over more mix ups. If you missed the previous post which had homonyms and mix ups from the letters “A, B, and C” you can find it here: Part 1. Dam: a barrier for liquid. “The dam will break after the next storm.” Damn: a swear word. “Damn you Kyle.” Dammed: blocked from ...

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