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BLOGGING THOUGHTS

Link: 5 Reasons You Won’t Read This Blog Post

Posted by 6 years ago 0 Comments 958 views

Click here to read 5 Reasons You Won’t Read This Blog Post, on Engage the Blog. This was a great reminder to for me. My blogs are very personal, so I do tend to “make it all about me.”

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Why I’m Hosting Giveaways on my Blogs Less and Less

Posted by 6 years ago 34 Comments 2929 views

Ok, so I *may* have gone off just a little. Normally, I can keep my cool, but I was having a bad day and when a PR rep inquired why I wasn’t interested in hosting a giveaway, I gave them the complete and honest truth. Here’s the story…

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WordPress Meet Up Presentation

Posted by 6 years ago 0 Comments 1017 views

On June 20, 2011 I presented Making WordPress Work for You (well, really me) to the Baltimore WordPress Group. Click here for my slides.

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Do you post negative reviews on your blog?

Posted by 6 years ago 14 Comments 1827 views

I’ve been writing product reviews on Roni’s Weigh for some time now. At first they started as "Food Finds". I’d simply post about products I found, used and loved. These posts weren’t paid for and the brands behind the products had no idea I was writing them. I was just sharing my thoughts as a […]

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On NOT Taking Things Personally

Posted by 6 years ago 8 Comments 1513 views

Seth Godin does it again. He has this uncanny ability to post what I need to hear when I need to hear it. The day of FitBloggin’11 I get this in my inbox… “Don’t take it personally.” This is tough advice. Am I supposed to take it like a chair? Sometimes it seems as though […]

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Twitter Stereotyping

Posted by 6 years ago 3 Comments 1206 views

I talk a lot on twitter. A little less at the moment as I’m planning the conference and distracted by a newborn but I still try to chat when I can. I have conversations with people literally all over the world. It’s blows my mind! Some I know. Some I’ve met. Most I will never […]

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10 Things I Worry About When Conference Planning

Posted by 6 years ago 7 Comments 1362 views

I’m not a conference planner by trade but I’m in he midst of organizing the second FitBloggin’ event. In two weeks more than 200 people will be in arriving in Baltimore with a lot of expectations. This is what I’m worried about…

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Follow up: Links Opening New Windows/Tabs—JQuery Saves the Day!

Posted by 6 years ago 6 Comments 1215 views

Sorry for my short hiatus. I’ve been consumed with baby and conference. Anyway, I loved getting all the opinions on opening links within posts to a new window or tab. I’m gonna be honest here, the comments really made me feel like an old fart set in her ways. So I decided to at least […]

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Poll: Links Opening New Windows/Tabs (Repost)

Posted by 7 years ago 29 Comments 2143 views

This is a repost as I’ve received more emails about opening links in new windows. Click here to read the original comments. Great insights! I’m not sure if you guys know but my background is in Instructional Technology. I earned my Masters almost 10 years ago (HOLY CRAP I’m OLD) and have been fascinated by […]

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Friday Wrap Up.

Posted by 7 years ago 5 Comments 1251 views

I was posting these on wrap ups on Roni’s Weigh but they make more sense here. This is what I was up to all week…

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