Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, New Portfolio Design & Surprised Kitten

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a new portfolio design, the surprised kitten, and the week in review at kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have stumbledupon this week. Blogging 20 WordPress plugins I would die without How to optimize your blog for mobile devices Why you should moderate all comments in WordPress 10 brilliant uses for your blog other than money making Tools wanted for … [Read more...]

Do the New FTC Guidelines Affect You?

On December 1, 2009, the new FTC guidelines concerning product endorsements and testimonials goes into effect. For bloggers and social media users, it means that if you are promoting a product, you have to make it clear if you are receiving any financial gain (or "material connections") for said promotion. As I understand it, this includes if a advertiser pays you writing a review, gives you a free product to try in exchange for the review, or gives you commission when someone purchases the … [Read more...]