This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, tilt shift videos, and what’s been going on and coming up on kikolani.com.
The Resources Mashup
Blogging / Writing
- How to write a blog post in 20 minutes flat
- Blog post optimization, title SEO, and deadeye targeting
- Top 42 content marketing blogs?
- 6 questions for beginning bloggers
- 7 simple steps to promote a blog post
Business / Career / Finance
- Start an online business to expand during hard times
- 10 steps to turn your passion into business
- Blogging for small business – what should we write about?
- Are you retaining customers?
- How Foursquare drives business
Design / Inspiration
- Free Twitter backgrounds to download and customize
- The gradual dissapearance of flash websites
- Web design styles to adapt to your portfolio
- 5 tips for creating the best profile pic
- 25 excellent free stock photo sites for designers
Making Money Online
- 27 young internet entrepreneurs who inspire
- 7 lessons learned after small product launch
- Do you actually make money off of ads?
- Three ethical affiliate marketers you can trust
- Blogging for pay – 8 ways to get paid blogging
Personal Development / Self Improvement
- 70 reminders to help you break any barrier
- The relativity mind trap – how comparisons can lead us astray
- Success is made out of little victories
- What everyone ought to know about gratitude and appreciation
- How relationships reveal beliefs
Photography / Digital Art
- Captivating examples of sleeveface photography
- 6 tips to create exquisite photos without expensive lighting
- Vintage and aging photo effects Photoshop tutorials
- 52 photos of beautiful latte arts
- 30 excellent photographs of cats
Search Engines / SEO / Traffic
- Important elements to consider when developing a SEO strategy
- How to train a link builder
- 9 ways to improve the SEO of every website you design
- Google wows webmasters with new search reports with CTR in Webmaster Tools
- Beginner’s guide to link metrics
- Popularity vs. influence in social media
- Social media demographics – who is using which sites?
- The most useful posts on Facebook marketing
- 33 top social media blogs and 20 social media divas to follow
- How to improve Facebook engagement by decluttering the news feed
Software / Security / Tech
- Self hosted WordPress blogs under attack
- Netbook computer primer
- Solid state drives – the way of the future
- 10 Firefox addons for affiliate marketers
- 4 common myths about Twitter
- Noteworthy South African Twitter users
- Measuring the power of retweets
- 10 reasons to encourage Twitter links in blog comments
- Help your Twitter followers get more followers on Follow Friday
- 8 WordPress spring cleaning tips
- WordPress 404 pages – essential tips and tools
- Blogging guide to improving WordPress SEO
- 5 additional extreme steps to secure your WordPress blog
- Creating custom 404 error pages for WordPress
Sadly, the latest in the string of WordPress hacks affected several of my sites, some of which are still down. Thankfully I have this one and my other prime traffic site, Dofollow, back up and running – this one just in time to get my post in before midnight. Coming up will be a post on the warning signs of a WordPress hacking, and the resources that helped me take care of the problem.
Astonishing Tilt Shift Videos
This is one of the many tilt shift videos collected by Photoble. These videos are simply amazing.
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