Enter to Win 1 of 3 Lifetime Memberships to ElegantThemes

Are you in the market for new WordPress themes? If so, then you will want to enter to win one of three lifetime memberships to ElegantThemes. What is Included? You will receive lifetime access to all of ElegantThemes designs, plugins, updates, support, and photoshop files. You can see my review of ElegantThemes that shows you previews of 75 of their themes all on one page so you can get a taste. How to Enter Simply enter your name and email address below or sign in with … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Guest Blogging Hangout

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. This Week on Kikolani Are Spammers on Your Mailing List Costing You Money - Don't pay more than you should for your mailing list by removing the spam! Blogging / Content … [Read more...]

Are Spammers on Your Mailing List Costing You Money?

A few weeks ago, I noticed that Aweber charged me a little more than usual. It had been awhile since I had worked on my mailing list, and I pleasantly thought that I had a growth in subscribers. Unfortunately, that was not the case. When I logged in to Aweber to start a mailing list for my new freelance blogging site, I was surprised to see this. Over half of my list was unsubscribed! If I had just recently sent an offensive email to my list, I would have understood. But I at the … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Funny Cute Animal Compilation

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. This Week on Kikolani How to Get Testimonials for Your Business or Blog Using Twitter for Social Proof - Want to get testimonials from customers for your business or readers for your … [Read more...]

How to Get Testimonials for Your Business or Blog Using Twitter for Social Proof

Have you ever wondered what mentions and retweets are worth to your business or blog besides a boost in the Klout score? Tweets can be the perfect source of testimonials. Collecting them is easy, and publishing them is even easier. What You Are Looking For When collecting tweets as testimonials, watch for tweets from readers, customers, well-known people in your industry, mentors, and role models. Look for tweets where these people are saying something good about you, your skills, … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Imagine the World

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. This Week on Kikolani How to Increase Twitter Engagement with Nestivity - Learn how to increase Twitter engagement and followers with Nestivity, the Twitter tool that turns your tweets … [Read more...]

How to Increase Twitter Engagement with Nestivity

This week, I had the privilege of taking a new Twitter tool for a spin. Nestivity (currently in beta) takes your Twitter engagement to a whole new level by encouraging people to engage in conversations and making those conversations easy to follow by placing them in a threaded discussion form. Benefits for Bloggers While the tool was developed with brands and businesses in mind, there are lots of benefits for bloggers as well. 1. Engage more with your followers. We all know that … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Seals on a Surfboard

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week. On Kikolani 10 Premium SEO Tools That You Can Try for Free (or Cheap) - Need premium SEO tools to optimize your website or blog for search? Here are 10 tools you can use … [Read more...]

Google Reader Alternatives: 3 Web Based RSS Readers to Manage Your Subscriptions

UPDATE: Head over to the latest post with 11 RSS readers you can use as Google Reader alternatives starting July 1st! If you follow my writing, you probably know how much I love Google Reader. As you can imagine, this stopped me in my tracks. That's right. On July 1st, Google Reader says goodbye. The Learn More takes you to a page that tells you what you can export using their Google Takeout tool, but nothing in the way of alternatives. Now there is three and a half months to find a … [Read more...]

10 Premium SEO Tools That You Can Try for Free (or Cheap)

If you don't do SEO for a living but want to do some major search marketing work with your website, you're in luck. You don't need to pay an expensive monthly fee if you need to do one-time research. The following are awesome SEO tools you can use for free or cheap for a limited time to do your search marketing research. Premium SEO Tools with Free Account Options First off, let's start with premium SEO tools that offer free accounts for basic … [Read more...]



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