What is popular in social media?


I performed a basic experiment on the popularity of social media websites by creating two different accounts on tumblr. I long wondered why my website and this blog still wasn't getting visits, likes, shares like other sites. I did all the same things, covered a variety of interesting, relevant, current topics, like book reviews, technology, … Continue reading What is popular in social media?

Invitations Abound


This month was a grand event for invitations.  Not only was the Royal Wedding this month, President Obama had one from Tycoon Trump to show his "long from birth certificate".  Also, I had an invite to study for a forensic rehabilitation certificate then another invitation for a literary fiction certificate from last year...flattering but no … Continue reading Invitations Abound

Social Media is a Fickle Thing


Online Social Media is touted as the 'end-all-be-all' for small businesses, writers and authors.  We're supposed to join twitter, facebook, linkedin and hundreds of other outlets in order to gain hundreds of thousands of buyers in a short amount of time. Or the self-advertising media monsters inform us. Seems to me, the most aggressive followers … Continue reading Social Media is a Fickle Thing

Big Pressure


Headache, whether from deadlines or sinus pressure, sure isn' t fun. Need to keep working on the second book, while marketing the first, keep up the daily posts on four blogs, try to figure out coding for the new website and twist my noggin around google adsense on the blogs (it's there, it just isn't … Continue reading Big Pressure

WOOHOO! Out of My Hands!


Thankfully, a friend's husband is a tech person and has agreed to take a look at all these backend/behind-the-scenes stuff on all the blogs and websites.  Hopefully he can get google Adsense to read the ads/codes and fix whatever one hundred niggling little things that need fixed. Now I can get back to what I … Continue reading WOOHOO! Out of My Hands!

Good News!


The "Great Computer Circuit" in the World Wide Web fixed the name issue with my health blog, http://www.encouragehealthyhabits.com !  The site address and name now match!  TY to whomever you are!  Now those hits  and traffic will just SKYROCKET!  😉 Onto other backend news.  Apparently, Im less of a tech person than I thought.  In … Continue reading Good News!