#DE, #PA #OutdoorLongwoodGardens1 # CeesWhichWay
This archway led from flowery beauty to fountains and river pathways. Do You Blog AND Love to Travel?
When you visit family, what do you do? Sit in the living room and talk, watch TV? STOP THAT!
Be an expert traveler instead.
Six Tips to Make YOUR Trips More Fun! 🙂
Tip #1. Visit at least one tourist attraction per visit.
I love to walk. My mother’s cousin, Hal, age 91, and I walked for two hours through Winterthur, a beautiful garden in DE, and met a couple who walked there often. How to See Longwood Gardens Like an Expert full post
(861 words, 7 images, estimated 3:27 mins reading time)
How to Maximize Your Blog Using Your Own Images
by Terri Webster Schrandt
Terri blogs in the several of the same circles as I do. When I read on
Ultimate Blog Challenge that her book, Better Blogging with Photography, had come out, I rushed over to Amazon and clicked “buy now with 1 click.” Easy to Read, Useful Tips, Well Organized
Terri’s chapters are well organized with helpful tips on each topic including how to curate and edit your own images.
She tells how she built her blog and gained followers/friends using photos and participating in photo challenges and link parties.
Don’t you know what an alt text is?
Don’t you hate asking stupid questions? Even if it will help your blogging? Let me do it for you. I mean everyone knows about alt text by now, don’t they? Do you even know where to find alt text? I did not. And who thinks up keywords and hashtags anyway?
Understanding and applying blogging tips is hard work! I’m proud of my blog, but out of 15 tips that make a blog great, I
am was missing three or four simple ones and I’ve been blogging almost five years!
Isn’t an Image Brand Enough?
#NaBloPoMo Day 28
“Seriously, Peter Problogger? I used Canva and designed a great image. That’s enough, right?”
“You talked to your husband about your blog, didn’t you, Amy Amateur. What did you two talk about?”
Oh yeah, hehe. You want to know about that?”
“Well, maybe not everything, Amy, but the key ideas.”
“He DID help me figure out WHY I blog.”
Why Just Write has a New Name, ALWAYS WRITE.
You go through the many of the same steps to come up with YOUR Brand as a high-powered company would. As I work at this, I’m learning that creating a brand means more than creating an image.
Or the Magic of a Story Well Told
#NaBloPoMo Day 20 #
WordPress Photo Challenge: Magic “amteaching, “teachinghistory, #storytelling
Thursday night portended to be a sad commiserating of wondering why so few social studies teachers wanted to meet together and what we as board members of a professional organization might do to change that.
Have you read this cool book? “S”
Along came Chris Cumiford from Visalia with the enthusiasm of a child. He brought his toys to share with us – his phone full of pictures and his new book.
#NaBloPoMo Day 17 #amblogging
**Disclaimer – I was gifted with a copy of this book from the author, and I’ll confess, I had to put off reading it for a couple of days. Once I did – WHEW!
#NaBloPoMo Day 16 #amblogging #amwriting
Why Do You Need A Brand?
Always Write #1
“Do I need a brand? Really?” Amy Amateur asks.
“Yep,” Peter Problogger responds.
“Why are you blogging?”
“I don’t know. I just want to write and share what I know.”
“IDK, everyone, I guess. Anyone.”
Always Write #3
“Right! You need a brand. How will people remember you?”
“So are lots of bloggers.”
Always Write #4
“So are lots of bloggers. Three million posts a day – remember”
How Do You Create a Brand for Yourself? full post
(625 words, 7 images, estimated 2:30 mins reading time)
#NaBloPoMo Day 13
Look no further!
Where can I get the best blogging advice? Picture of our friend Spencer Morris who passed last month. He was always full of good advice. You are not the same blogger you were last week, if…
You checked out all the links I’ve posted and researched from
Mostly Blogging Janice Wald Janice’s book, Insider’s Guide to Building a Successful Blog Chapter Three.
Finally, I completed my research on all 50+ expert bloggers, and I’m moving on, highlighting almost every page.
Are You Still Looking for “The Influencers?” full post
(950 words, 1 image, estimated 3:48 mins reading time)