OOOO, I Love The New Twenty Fifteen Theme!

I decided to change this blog to the new Twelve Fifteen Theme that came out with the WordPress update. It is big and clear and very user friendly. I like everything about it so far, and it was so cool to have that social sharing menu. The links are added and the icons...

Assorted Tips To Help You Blog

People love  “how-to” posts, illustrated with photos; they love lists “10 Ways To…” and reviews. Make your titles interesting, clearly related to the post topic. Fill in the “alt” tags on images with descriptive keyword that...

Blogging: Tend Your Vineyard

Blogging Tips I’ve been blogging for more than a decade. That seems hard to believe, but it is true. During that time I’ve cycled through a number of trends and “pro” advice, and one thing about internet writing that is ALWAYS true is that it...
How To Write A (Good) Blog Post

How To Write A (Good) Blog Post

Deconstruct a good blogpost: Catchy Headline Clear Photo (at least one, preferably Pinterest-worthy) Strong introduction Easy to scan information: headings and bullet lists help Good word flow in well written content These 5 points are the basics of a good blogpost....
How To Write A (Good) Blog Post

Camera + App Makes My Blog Pictures Pop

I still use a regular digital camera, but the iPhone has made it so much easier to add photos to my blogs. It wasn’t too long after trying out Instagram that I wanted some quick and easy filters and effects on my iPhone photos for the blog. Along comes advice to...