Feb
05

How I Reached a Million Followers on Twitter Without Being Named Kanye, Caitlyn or Kardashian
Jerry Nelson
It’s a winter wonderland over here in Connecticut! What a way to bring in the weekend! Happy Friday! We are very excited to feature Jerry as our guest blogger of the week again! Once again…another gem!

On June 1, 2015, Caitlyn Jenner broke the Internet by becoming the fastest person ever to gather 1,000,000 Twitter followers. It was a feat that demolished Barack Obama's record.

The 60-something reality star, formerly known as Bruce Jenner introduced her new persona on social media the same day she came out to the globe on a Vanity Fair cover.

The former Olympian was content with the sudden popularity and reached the magical million in 4-hours — beating out Obama by one hour. ... Read More!

Feb
12

Refresh: Your Blog is Well Overdue for a Makeover
Staff
The number of blogs that emerge into the blogosphere on a monthly basis continues to grow. With hundreds of thousands of blogs on the internet, it can be pretty difficult to stand out as a show-stopping, traffic-building website. After months and years of trying, it can be pretty tempting to throw in the towel and try something else. However, in many cases, most blogs just need a good revamping to get the creative juices flowing again. Here are a few things to look at trying in order to rework and brighten up your blog. ... Read More!

Feb
19

Get in the Conversation: TED Talks Bloggers Can Use for Motivation
Staff
If you have recently launched your own blog, you are probably well aware of just how tedious and difficult it can sometimes be to get yourself into the right mood to create content. This is especially true if you are out of inspiration. Despite what some people may say concerning three cups of coffee as the perfect fuel to "blast through" your writer's block, the fact of the matter is that, sometimes, it's more a matter of needing fresh sources of inspiration rather than caffeine fueled energy to get you up and writing. ... Read More!

Feb
26

Go Beyond Blogging: Publishing a Book
Staff
If you write on a regular basis and are interested in providing more than just an ongoing set of commentary about a specific area or topic, you might consider weaving your blog posts together into a book that you can sell or provide to people electronically.... Read More!