How to Resize Photos and Make Them Load Fast

Sometimes you have a photo that is too large to fit into a blog post or you have a photo you want to fit into the Facebook Fan page Timeline and you need to resize it. But how do you get it to be the exact size you need it to be and load fast? Well, you need some kind of program to help … [Read more...]

Would You Pay to Promote a Post on Facebook

Facebook just started rolling out the Promote feature that allows you to pay them a certain amount to promote a post on your Facebook Timeline. How much you pay is based on how many fans you have. What does it mean to Promote a post on Facebook? When you post something on your Facebook Fan page it … [Read more...]

How Much Money Do Mom Bloggers Make

So, just how much money do mom bloggers make? I see this question coming in all of the time. Realistically, there is no way to know what each mom blogger out there makes.  There are lots of ways to make money with a blog and no one ways works for every blogger. If you are a mom and have found … [Read more...]

Blogger Versus WordPress

Deciding that you want a blog is easy. Figuring out how to set one up is another story. And then there is the decision of what blogging platform to use. There are many to choose from - Blogger, WordPress, Drupal, Typepad, and lots of others I probably don't even know about. I found that the a … [Read more...]

How to Pick a Web Hosting Account For Your Blog

After you come up with the name of your mom blog and purchase the domain, it's time to setup the hosting. If you are going to host your own site that means you are going to be using a platform like WordPress. If you decide to keep your blog on a free platform like Blogger or WordPress.org then you … [Read more...]

Buying a Domain Name for Your Blog

Once you figure out that you want to setup a blog then you need to come up with a name and also purchase a domain name. The best domain name - or URL - for your blog would be one that matches the name of your site. It will make it easier for people to remember both your site's name and domain name … [Read more...]

How to Use iFrames with WordPress

WordPress doesn't like iFrames but there is a way to get these two to play nicely together. Sometimes you need to use iFrames for an ad you are placing on your site in a widget or some code that needs to get embedded into a post. If you just put the iFrame code in the post (always in the HTML … [Read more...]

Free Publicity for Bloggers

Do you have a story to share or something that is newsworthy? Maybe you write about a specific niche topic on your blog that isn't widely covered on other blogs. Maybe, just maybe, what you write about it hot, current, trendy, and newsworthy. But how to get the word out about your blog, your story, … [Read more...]

New Blog Checklist

If you are setting up your blog for the first time, that is probably what you brought your here, so first of all, congratulations! Second of all, when you are setting up a blog for the first time you may not know exactly what you need to do, buy, or even install. Right? You are in luck! I've created … [Read more...]

Free Books for Bloggers from BookSneeze

Are you looking for things to review on your blog. Well, here's something you can get for free to review. BookSneeze is offering books for bloggers in exchange for a 200 word review. The book review can be positive or negative. You can post the review on your own blog or on one of the book sites … [Read more...]