Fellowship Fridays 18 & Easter

Good Friday

  Welcome to another week of Fellowship Fridays! Since Easter is this weekend, I'm pausing the Featured Posts to contemplate the coming celebrations of the Resurrection of Jesus. Will you join me? Sometimes I feel convicted for making a "bigger deal" out of Christmas than Easter.  Now, I know its not a competition.  But...But! Here is what God has laid on my heart.  Will you share yours … [Read more...]

{Tech Tuesday}: Email Signature Promotion

Email Signature

  Today I'm dusting off an old post from about a year about about using your email signature to promote your blog, product or service.  If you click on the post, it tells you all about an app called Wisestamp that lets you easily create coding that has a professional looking email signature.  The coding can even include a link to your latest blog post! Now that's pretty cool! The reason … [Read more...]

Fellowship Fridays 17 & Featured Blogger

GrittyGrace

Welcome to another week of Fellowship Fridays! Usually I have a featured post to share.  This week I have a featured blogger to introduce to everyone! Her name is Martha and she blogs over at GrittyGrace.com.  Martha usually links up to #FellowshipFridays! Here's her post she linked up from last week! And here's the post from the week before! The first one, I am a Writer, touches a chord … [Read more...]

{Thursday Thoughts} Amazon Associates

Top 10 Ways to Earn Money

Have you been considering ways to monetize your blog? Have you been trying to earn money with blogging, but find you are unsuccessful? Do you feel you lack the creativity or know-how to make it really work? Today's post is a guest post from Rosilind from A Little R & R.     I believe that many of us simply haven't begun to tap into all of the possibilities that are out there. … [Read more...]

How to Embed a Google Plus Post {Tech Tuesday}

Step 2 of How to Embed

Why Learn This? Its always great to learn how to do something tech-wise; I don't know about you, but I need to see a benefit to it before doing it. I've seen it done before and it looked neat.  But I wanted to do some more digging to see if it was worth it to embed a Google Plus Post on this blog! 3 Reasons to Embed a Google Plus Post: 1) Try something new/creative on your blog so that you can … [Read more...]

Featured Post & #FellowshipFridays 16

Resources for a Missional Family

Welcome to another week of #FellowshipFridays! Rosilind from Missional Call is the author of this week's featured post.  She linked up to #FellowshipFridays 15 with her post entitled, Become a Missional Family - Resources to Help Your Family Build a Missional Mindset. What I loved about this post was that I felt as if I was allowed the privilege of peaking into the window of someone else's … [Read more...]

{Tech Tuesday} Getting more comfortable with G+

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  Last week I talked about why G+ is a great platform and shared three tips for using it. Getting more comfortable on G+ I believe G+ is one of the most effective tools for reaching and interacting with our readers.  But to do it properly, we have to be comfortable with it! WHERE TO START On the top left hand side you have the home button.  If you let your cursor hover over that, … [Read more...]

Registration is live for the eRetreat

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Christian Bloggers need to be refreshed! Sign up for a  retreat focused on Christian bloggers, whether you blog about your faith or not.  Course materials will be delivered via email. It starts April 26th! To sign up, click here. The course material is appropriate for beginners and also for those who are looking to inject new life into their blogs! Topics covered include: Meditations … [Read more...]

#Fellowship Fridays 15 – Think Spring

FellowshipFridays on ChristianMommyBlogger.com

Welcome to another week of Fellowship Fridays! Like a lot of people, I'm so ready for the weather to feel like spring. I'm pretty sure it was below 20 degrees this morning when I (grudgingly) got up to face a day that I knew going into it would be full of many challenges - the least of which was the weather. Today's Featured Post comes from Amy who blogs at Wasteland to Graceland.  Last week … [Read more...]

{Tech Tuesday}: Google Plus Basics – The 5 W’s

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Do you remember learning the 5 W's? In the blogosphere, well just online in general, there is always the latest and greatest thing.  Its hard to know whether to jump on the bandwagon or to sit back and watch.  Well Google+ has been around for over two years, so its probably time to check it out. Today's post is going to cover the basics of Google Plus. Who - You! The sign up for this is … [Read more...]

#FellowshipFridays 14 and Featured Post

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Welcome to  #Fellowship Fridays14! Today's featured post comes from The Writer's Reverie.  Our lovely and alliterative Miss Kathy brings together beautiful writing, faith and history with a great post about St. Patrick.  How many of us know why this holiday is celebrated? How many of our children know? *Gulp* I didn't know the full story.  I knew that he was an actual person and  that he spread … [Read more...]

Thursday Thoughts: Blogging Challenge Book Update!

Book with a computer mouse

February was a busy month for ChristianMommyBlogger.com!  Aside from a flurry of posts and some blog consulting, the first blogging challenge was launched.  Originally, I was thinking that it would become an annual event and that it may take a few years for it to gain momentum.  Well, the response right out of the gate was phenomenal! What a great community this is. :) The downside is, it is … [Read more...]

Survey Readers for Free {Tech Tuesday}

Question Creation on Survey Monkey

Common reasons to do this are: To understand who is reading your blog To gauge interest for a new project To run a custom giveaway that Rafflecopter can't handle Understand who your Readers are Understanding who your readers are is very important.  This can help shape how you write.  It can also shape which topics you choose to explore.  Don't make assumptions about who your readers … [Read more...]

#FellowshipFridays 13 & Featured Post

fellowship fridays

Welcome to another week of Fellowship Fridays! Today's featured post comes from Daily Musings.  ChristianMommyBlogger.com encourages every mommy blogger to have a mission for her blog.  It keeps us organized and provides a context within which to connect with the world.  Our faith and creativity work hand in hand! Carrie beautifully frames her blog's objective: "This is my journey lived … [Read more...]

Thursday Thoughts: You Spoke! I Listened! {Updates & Changes to the Retreat}

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The Retreat Idea Received Tons of Positive Feedback When I first floated the idea of a Blogging Retreat, I received a lot of positive feedback.  But when and where became a problem.You spoke! I listened. And thought.  And prayed. Then I realized - Neither the time nor the location were a problem if I changed the format!   To all of those who messaged me, thank you for your feedback! The … [Read more...]