Administrative Consulting

Let’s Talk About Sharing WordPress.com Content on Facebook

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We need to chat about sharing WordPress.com posts on Facebook. I audibly gasped when I read this email from WordPress.com. “Starting August 1, 2018, third-party tools can no longer share posts automatically to Facebook Profiles. This includes Publicize, the WordPress.​com tool that connects your site to major social media platforms (like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook).” […]

Blogging

5 Myths About Writing an Award-Winning Blog

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Still reeling a bit from last month’s news: I was named one of the top 100 websites for writers by The Write Life. Hugely honored…humbled…all of those kinda big words. Here’s what I thought when I started Googling this subject. I…have no idea. As much as I’d like to share a step-by-step plan to get […]

Business Advice

2 Easy-Peasy Ways to Beef Up Facebook Fan Reach

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The secret to authentic Facebook fan reach and engagement is revealing your personality and speaking to followers like they are friends, not sales clients. After all, they expect more than just promotions, customer service and product photos. Bottom line: Your followers expect you to be human, especially if you are a solopreneur or small business […]

Business Advice

How to Make Affiliate Marketing Less Icky

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(Or “How I Haven’t Made a Dime Off This Site and Look, I’m A Published Author!”) God, I hate affiliate marketing. It hearkens back to the early internet days, when scammers roamed about. There were miles-long sales pages filled with bold type, stock photos and lots and lots of hype. “I love this product so […]

Blogging

“Bucket List” Winners & Other Big Announcements

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Updated: March 25, 2013 A big congratulations goes to Sophia and Halo for their winning Bucket List entries. All of the entries I received were phenomenal. Thank you so much! I really hope to do another giveaway soon. If you are on my mailing list, you got this announcement a few days early, so here […]

Business Advice

5 Tips From a Top Marketer’s Mistakes

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I never intended to do something like this. However, this very same marketing expert’s products encouraged me to speak up when I see something I don’t agree with. Note: I am going to continue to follow this marketer, as his site has attracted lots of attention and has some great information. I had found out […]

Blogging

3 Lessons Learned: Blogging & Social Networking for Business

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I have to say, I am quite overwhelmed. Over the past several days, I’ve been tinkering with this new WordPress blog, started a Twitter feed and edited my (now old) own virtual assistant Web site, all while digging around the internet looking for information. I’m always hungry to learn. This past weekend I learned so much […]

Business Advice

A Quick Business Pinterest Tip

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The latest issue of the Paperless Entrepreneur features a great article on using Pinterest for your business. I wanted to add another quick tip to assist you! Make sure you have an image to actually pin from your Web site. If your blog post or Web site doesn’t have a large image, the reader may […]