Blogger 101

What I Do When People Disagree In The Comments

If you receive comments on your blog, more than likely, at some point you will run into people who will disagree. As a Christian blogger on my main blog, Inside Cup, this happens. By no means should any Christian blogger feel deterred to not talk about tough topics, but you do need to accept that… Continue reading What I Do When People Disagree In The Comments

Blogger 101

5 Things New Bloggers Tend To Do & How To Avoid Them

Being a new blogger isn't easy and learning the ropes can be a little difficult. I thought it might be fun to cover this topic again. 1. Advertise By Going On Other Blogger's Post A lot of seasoned bloggers will share their annoyance when they receive a comment, "Hey, check out my blog!" There may… Continue reading 5 Things New Bloggers Tend To Do & How To Avoid Them

Uncategorized

5 Things To Keep In Mind Before You Agree To Be A Test Reader

Last week, I shared how I've failed at being a consistent test reader. Depending on who asks you for help, or, perhaps, you offer it yourself, you need to keep these things in mind before you jump in as a test reader. And don't worry! I have tips for those of you who are already… Continue reading 5 Things To Keep In Mind Before You Agree To Be A Test Reader

Tips/Tricks To Get Around In Life

How To Break Up Tasks To Be More Productive

I'm a person who procrastinates. There I said it. It is a lot easier for me to focus on the things I REALLY want to, versus things I should probably get done. The main problem is some tasks stack up quickly, or accepting a task requires a lot of time to be devoted to it,… Continue reading How To Break Up Tasks To Be More Productive

Blogger/Blogging · Uncategorized

How To Identify Spam Comments & Not Sound Like Spam

Spam comments, if not obvious, can cause some problems for bloggers. You don't want to click on a site that may be full of a virus. You don't want to email someone who may try to send you a virus or make you pay money. And in saying that we also do not want to… Continue reading How To Identify Spam Comments & Not Sound Like Spam

Blogger/Blogging

How To Block Users (Spam Comments) | Blogger 101

This is a little update to a past post tutorial on how to manage comments. Where To Find Comment Settings | Blogger 101 Today's post specifically is about how to block users in particular from commenting. There are other options in which you can put in specific words or users you want blocked, see Where To Find/Check… Continue reading How To Block Users (Spam Comments) | Blogger 101

Blogger/Blogging

5 Things I Was Doing Wrong On Pinterest

Pinterest can be a really great opportunity for bloggers to share their posts with others. But many times people struggle knowing what to do. I'm not saying these steps will give you immediate views or followers. But these are things to considering if you are trying to use Pinterest as a way to advertise your… Continue reading 5 Things I Was Doing Wrong On Pinterest

Blogger/Blogging · Writing

5 Things I Do NOT Have To Do As A Blogger

I have noticed ever since last year there were certain things I believed I had to do as a blogger. Things I thought I had to allow because I strive for patience, humility, and understanding. But sometimes I was letting my pearls be trampled. Sometimes, I stretched myself too thin, or let people take advantage… Continue reading 5 Things I Do NOT Have To Do As A Blogger