Apr 2, 2014
Almost exactly two years ago, we created a big DIY Blogger Survey to gather some information on Craft and DIY bloggers. We had over 350 responses that helped us understand ourselves better. Two years later, blogging has changed – and I’m not just talking about Facebook’s algorithm. Or the changes Google has made to SEO. As a blogging community, we’ve changed...
Feb 18, 2013
Today in our Crafterminds Chat, we talked about Google+ Communities. Different than you personal profile in Google+, and your blog’s page in Google+, a community is just that – a community. A meeting place for like-minded individuals who want to share information, ask questions, and communicate around a specific topic. A google+ community is an online campfire. A...
Feb 13, 2013
Recently, Viv from the V-Spot asked several bloggers an awesome question. How do bloggers foster a loyal following?
First, we have to set an arbitrary number on what a “loyal following” is. For her purposes, Viv put the number at 30%. That is to say a 30% or higher return visitor rate. That means that 70% of your visitors might be people popping over from Pinterest to...
Feb 11, 2013
We’re having fun with today’s Twitter Chat again! We’ll be chatting on Twitter for an hour starting at 1pm PST, and for a half hour (from 1:15 to 1:45) we’ll simultaneously do a LIVE Google+ hangout on air! So we can chat with you while we’re tweeting with you!
Today’s topic is all about Hangouts and Hangout on Airs… we’ve got several...