Next Twitter Chat: Stumble Upon

Come join us on Monday February 21st for our next #crafterminds chat This week’s topic is Stumble Upon.  You have heard us talk about the importance of it.  The next chat we will break it down and give you tips and tricks to make it work for you to increase your page views. #crafterminds Twitter Chat. Chat room link here. Monday 1pm Pacific/4pm EST Moderator: Beckie @infarrantly... read more

5 Ways To Increase Pageviews

This next Monday at 4PM EST we are having our Crafterminds chat regarding increasing traffic to your craft blog.  We all work hard on our projects and we want people to see it right?  Here are some great ways to get your project a little more mileage. 1.  Linky Parties – There are many people who host weekly linky parties.  Obviously the larger the hosting blog is the better... read more

Jen from Tatertots and Jello — Make Your Photos Better

We had such a great time chatting with all of you last week. This week we will be talking about Photography and Blogging. I can’t stress how important great photos are. No matter how fantastic your idea is, you will never be featured without good photos. There were some questions last week about whether or not you need a great camera to be a successful craft blogger. The answer... read more

Infarrantly Creative’s Photo Tips

I will be the first to admit that out of the four Craftermind girls I am the worst at photography.  I am really hoping to glean some great insight for this Monday’s chat.  But I have two tips. 1.  Use large pictures. When crafting is your niche and you are showcasing your projects you want them to stand out front and center.  Don’t have a small picture with lots of wording. ... read more

Beckie’s Top 10

Hello!  My name is Beckie.  I have a craft/decor blog at Infarrantly Creative.  I also co-write The CSI Project.  I have been a blogger for 3 1/2 years and am so excited to launch Crafterminds. We will go into more details soon regarding our top 10 piece of blogging advice but for now, here is my list. Decide whether to monetize or not. If you ever want to monetize set it up... read more