Get More from Twitter – Twitter Marketing eBook Review

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The meteoric rise in popularity of Twitter has spawned a rapid growth in media coverage, Twitter books and numerous Twitter-related applications and tools. The best hands-on book about Twitter, the social media platform, that I have come across is an e-Book written by well known blogger Marko Saric entitled Twitter Marketing: How to Go Viral On Twitter. Mr. Saric developed … [Read more...]

Alternatives to Checking Statistics

I struggled with the concept of not checking things repeatedly. In fact, you could say I checked things so frequent that I was wasting my life away doing it! The people that mentored me always told me, "Stop checking! It doesn’t do you any good." And its true! It doesn’t do you any good. Why isn’t it good? 1. You’re wasting time. You’ll be astonished at … [Read more...]

Southwest Critters

Here is a sampling of some of the critters I see around Arizona. These were taken around my office, apartment, the Desert Botanical Gardens, and on a recent trip to Mt. Lemmon in Arizona. … [Read more...]

Benefits of Blogging – Building a Community

This post is the second in the Benefits of Blogging series, where I will cover the many benefits of blogging, for bloggers and readers. What could be better than gaining a worldwide audience with blogging? Taking that audience and creating a community. Benefits of Building a Community Have you ever wanted to find people to share a particular interest, but maybe … [Read more...]

Elements, Benefits & Tips for a Successful Weekly Blog Series

Kikolani features a weekly series called Fetching Friday. It has been exciting to see the series take off, and I thought I would share some of the elements, benefits and tips of writing a weekly blog series. The Consistency Element I chose Fetching Friday because I wanted an article that really summed up the best of the week. Fridays are not usually that popular in … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources, #FollowFriday, Guest Post Opportunities, & New Moon Trailer

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, #FollowFriday recommendations, guest posting opportunities, the New Moon trailer, and previews for next week’s posts on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have stumbledupon this week. Blogging / Design 88 single page website designs for … [Read more...]

Dobby the Miniature Schnauzer – Latest Pics

It's been awhile since I have posted some photos of our handsome little Miniature Schnauzer, Dobby. So here are some photos of him - pre and post haircut. For more Dobby photos from his puppy pics to his first haircut, check out the Miniature Schnauzer archive. … [Read more...]

Benefits of Blogging – Gaining a Worldwide Audience

This post begins the Benefits of Blogging series, where I will cover the many benefits of blogging, for bloggers and readers. Before the internet came into being, if you were not a published author, public speaker or anchor for CNN, the average person's largest audience would be no greater than his or her family and friends. So anytime the average person had something … [Read more...]