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 kikolani.com.
The Resources Mashup
Blogging / Writing
- 10 ways to bring new life to old blog posts – don’t forget about your old blog content. Learn how to continue to utilize it!
- How bloggers can create pillar articles – part 2 of a series which covers structure and promotion of pillar articles.
- 13 best blog header designs on the Internet – check out these headers that help visitors connect with the blogs they are reading.
- The art of the opening – how to start a blog post and the rules of writing online.
- 3 steps for turning your blog posts into a Kindle eBook – not the technical bits, but overall how to create an eBook from your blog content.
Business / Making Money Online
- Increase your earnings by organizing your affiliate information – use this spreadsheet as the ultimate affiliate marketing organizer.
- 5 reasons you should discuss pricing on your website – great post and discussion in the comments about why you should have pricing for your products / services online.
- Are you really talking to your prospects? Who you should be writing for, and who you should ignore.
- How much should I charge for freelance services? 4 ways to determine your freelance service fees.
- How to increase sales online – interview with Derek Halpern on website optimization tips to increase traffic, leads, and sales.
Graphic Design / Web Design
- 40 professional landing page templates – new landing page templates for your online projects.
- 32 clean and minimal web designs – how simple can be beautiful in web design.
- 30 black business card designs – check out these great, dark business cards for your inspiration.
- 50 fresh and beautiful fonts for 2011 – free fonts (some only as demos) plus tips when working with type.
- 40 new business card designs released this month – even more new business card designs.
Personal Development / Productivity
- How to boost your energy – find out how to invigorate yourself in 10 minutes!
- How to make a difficult decision – 30 ideas to help you make a choice.
- 13 things you can do right now to avoid a lifetime of regret – learn how to have as few regrets as possible. Life is too short!
- Trace 21 self-sabotage behavoirs to 5 life patterns – how to identify past self-sabotage behavior and childhood issues that caused massive disruption to your life.
- 5 secrets to a problem-free life – how to be happy and not wallow in your own misery.
Search Engines / SEO
- How to survive future algorithm updates – don’t be afraid of the next Panda – be prepared!
- Why Google Panda slapped quality sites – what happened with the update and what we can learn from it.
- Some nifty SEO bookmarklets to make you more efficient – use these handy tools to save time with your SEO efforts.
- 29 SEO experts share the most compelling content that influence their work – a great collection of search and online marketing inspiration from the best!
- SEO copywriting tips – optimizing for multiple keywords on one page.
Social Media / Social Networking
- Organize your Twitter following with Formulists – create up to 20 lists which automatically update with relevant Twitter users to organize them by location, interests, and more.
- 15 must dos to rock your Facebook page – 6,000+ words on developing real strategies and tactics for Facebook.
- 7 free iFrame applications to create welcome tabs for your Facebook page – if you need help with custom tabs on your Facebook page, check out these great resources.
- The journey of a YouTube celebrity – what Nick Pitera does to get so many views on his videos, his business model, and what businesses can do to build their brand via YouTube.
- 100 things you need to know about social media – great collection of posts on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and more!
Photo of the Week
This weekâ€™s top photo comes from the local zoo. You can’t help but smile when you see it, guaranteed!!
Ever wonder where all of those great kitty videos on YouTube come from? This video has the answers!