Thesis vs Genesis – Comparing Premium WordPress Themes

Thesis OpenHooks Plugin Options

Over the Labor Day weekend, I had the pleasure of working on my first website using the Genesis Framework from StudioPress. I say pleasure because it happened to be my husband's new photography site, and it was the first theme he's chosen that didn't lead me to using a string of obscenities that might actually shock people who regularly watch HBO. His previous choices of themes have included several from ThemeForest, and I must say that while they did have beautiful designs, they also … [Read more...]

Writing Around the Web – Twitter Tools, Measuring Blog Growth, and Affiliate Marketing Organization

Writing Around the Web is a monthly series highlighting guest posts I've written on blogging, business, SEO, social media, and other topics! Blogging Increase Earnings by Organizing Your Affiliate Information - Get all of your affiliate marketing information all in one place! The following are important pieces of information I have in my Google Spreadsheet to organize my affiliate marketing resources. How to Measure Your Blog’s Growth - Keeping track of your blog’s progress is … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Grinding the Crack

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing How to measure your blog's growth - from SEO, social to subscribers, everything you might want to keep track of to see if your blog is growing plus free … [Read more...]