Twitter Chat Party Tonight! 9pm-10pm EST

Save the Date Feb 4 Twitter Chat

  Tonight is the monthly ChristianMommyBlogger.com Twitter Chat party!  It’s scheduled for 9pm-10pm EST.  Be sure to follow @christmomblog and use #CMB in your tweets.   We will discuss: 1)      Did you make blogging goals for 2014? How about specifically for February? 2)      Do you want an accountability buddy?   Lots of us wrote New Year’s resolutions, but did you have … [Read more...]

Is it Easy for Readers to Tweet your Posts?

Tech Tuesdays

  Welcome to Tech Tuesday! Let's talk about how to make it easy for readers to share your great content on Twitter.  And you do have great content, right? Right! Step One:  Write Great content. Step Two: Choose a sentence you want readers to tweet.  e.g. "Sentence stuffed with wisdom." Step Three:  Decide how to tell people to tweet. e.g. "Tweet This Phrase!" or "Quick Quote … [Read more...]

Twitter Chats: What, Why and How

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What are Twitter Chats? For today's Tech Tuesday, I wanted to discuss a fun way to stay engaged with your blog's community:  Twitter Chats.  These go by many names (i.e. tweet party, tweet chats, twitter party, etc) but the idea is that at a pre-determined time, your readers log into Twitter to participate in a discussion related to your blog or a topic of your choosing. All tweets in the … [Read more...]

How to Embed a Tweet

How to Embed a Tweet

I love having the ability to embed a tweet after our monthly Twitter chats. We want to share what you said with everyone, and we want to make the action of following you, replying, or retweeting easy for the readers. This keeps the tweet "live" while in your post. Meaning you can click on any of the little pictures and time stamps within the tweet. Want to know what I mean? Hover over … [Read more...]

Make Social Sharing Easy! {31 Days to a More Reader Friendly Blog}

Make Social Sharing Easy

This post is part of our series, 31 Days to a More Reader Friendly Blog Yesterday we talked about social media icons. Without them, it is nearly impossible for people to find you and follow you (hence, returning to read your blog!). But how else can you have a more reader friendly blog? By social sharing options, easily accessed from each post! Can I be honest? Few things bother me MORE than … [Read more...]

Social Media Icons {31 Days to a More Reader Friendly Blog}

Social Media Icons 31 days

This post is part of our series, 31 Days to a More Reader Friendly Blog One of the best ways to turn any old blog into a more reader friendly blog? Have eye-catching social media icons! You know the ones? We pick customized icons (that we either make, or we ask an awesome designer to make) that stand out and that are easy to remember. But most importantly? The icons are easy to find and … [Read more...]

Who is Pinning Your Content?

Who is pinning your content

Are you finally Pinterested? I bet you are. I bet you have a pin it button on your blog, and I sure hope you are making your posts images Pinterest-worthy! But how do you know? You make cute graphics, but how do you know people are pinning? Do you want to write more about a topic because you think people are pinning it, or because you know they are pinning it? Guess no more! Can I say … [Read more...]

Are you on Pressgram yet?? {& Fellowship Fridays}

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Instagram users: I haven't given up on them yet. I think this (Pressgram) will be much easier and I love the ownership (duh) but for now, I am still planning on hanging around with Instagram too.  My IG profile is here.  What Pressgram Is (and Isn't): It isn't another media avenue. You don't need this in addition TO instagram. No. You will want this instead of. Don't believe me? Let me explain: … [Read more...]

How to Create Pinterest-Worthy Graphics for Your Blog

The following is a guest post from Sarah Mueller of Early Bird Mom. One visit to her blog and you will see she clearly knows how to make her blog Pinterest-friendly! We all have much to learn from her! Thanks for guest posting for us Sarah! To see the other post she wrote for us, click here. I am so excited to be posting at Christian Mommy Blogger today! I'm writing about one of my favorite … [Read more...]

How to Make Your Blog Pinterest-Friendly

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The following is a guest post from Sarah Mueller of Early Bird Mom. One visit to her blog and you will see she clearly knows how to make her blog Pinterest-friendly! We all have much to learn from her! Thanks for guest posting for us Sarah! Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, link-ups, guest posting, answering comments, graphic design. The list of things to learn and use to grow your blog is … [Read more...]