Make Blog Posts More Interesting With GIFs

If there’s such a thing as a blog bucket list, knowing how to add GIFs to my blog would be at the top of the list. When I asked a group of bloggers in a Facebook group about adding GIFs, blogger Sarah Bunton posted a GIF guide that I knew I needed to share. Guest […]

How to Create A Great Website On Your Own

Three years ago, I never imagined I would be able to maintain my own website. Sure, I could upload new blog posts, but I left the rest of my site maintenance to a Webmaster. Then Ori Bengal and I crossed paths. He was coaching a friend of mine at the same time I was looking […]

Why You Need a Website

If you’re serious about competing with major corporations and growing your business, you have to have a website. It’s not enough to have a Facebook page, a Twitter account and online ads…you have to have a Web presence, too. For a small cost — actually, it’s an investment — you can have a site that […]

Organized Blogging: Better Content in Half the Time

Guest Post by Monica Crowe Have you ever sat at your computer on the day you were supposed to post to your blog and been completely stumped about what to write?Believe me. It’s not just you. Writers block happens to the best of us. But I’ll bet that just as often as you’re stuck for […]

8 Secret Fears That Stop Smart Business Owners From Blogging, and How to Overcome Them

Guest Post by Michelle Shaeffer Are secret fears holding you back from jumping head first into blogging? Don’t let them! Blogging is nothing to be afraid of, and nothing has done as much to boost my business and my visibility as blogging has. So let’s talk about some of those fears that might be holding […]

15 (more) Actions You Can Take in 10 Minutes or Less to Move Your Business Forward

In a previous guest post, Michelle Shaeffer shared 10 proven strategies to help you improve your business. The response from readers was overwhelming. In this guest post, Michelle shares 15 more tips. Guest post by Michelle Shaeffer 1. Write a testimonial. Think of a product or service you’ve recently received that was fantastic. Now write […]

Secrets to Increasing Your Search Engine Rankings

Driving visitors to your website takes more than just having good content. People need to know that your website exists. Through Working Naked Day, the holiday I sponsor, thousands of people learned about Working Naked… the blog and the lifestyle. But now that the holiday is over, I spend time each day working on my […]

Copyright Does Not Mean Copy RIght

I’ve been using Google Alerts for a few years to keep up on the latest small business and home office news, to make sure I don’t miss any articles written about my business, and to track what’s going on in my clients’ industries. What I didn’t realize is what a good detective Google Alerts can […]