WordPress Plugin Test: Embedly > Jing Screencast

The first test of Embedly parsing a one line YouTube URL worked great. I learned that the plug-in did not work with my WordPress CKEditor plugin – CKEditor was a more advanced WYSIWIG editor for posts – giving me a bit more control over the HTML layout,...
WordPress Plugin Test: Embedly > YouTube

WordPress Plugin Test: Embedly > YouTube

Testing how the Embedly plugin for WordPress will automatically render over 100 types of links for photo, videos and products into a rich media blog post just by pasting the link into a single line in your blog post. If it works as suggested – it should...
7 Ways to Get Your Blog Posts Shared On Facebook

7 Ways to Get Your Blog Posts Shared On Facebook

1. Publish on the weekend 2. Dig deeper into the news 3. Include specific digits 4. Don’t be a social media dork 5. Write simply and plainly 6. On Facebook, sex and positivity sell via 7 Ways to Get Your Blog Posts Shared On...
5 Blogging Basics You Can’t Live Without

5 Blogging Basics You Can’t Live Without

Why do you blog? What do you hope to achieve by taking time out of your busy day to write a blog post? This article from Blogging Tips provides some powerful tips that both first time and professional bloggers will find of value.  Enjoy! via...
2009 State Of The Blogosphere

2009 State Of The Blogosphere

What’s the no. 1 success metric for a professional blogger? 72% of bloggers are hobbyists and blog for fun 2/3 of professional bloggers are male, and 60% are between 18 – 44 years old. 75% have college degrees, and 40% have graduate degrees. Half have household...