Pinterest FAIL! Learn from my MISTAKES

One thing I love about blogging is the support that I receive from the blogging community.  They are one of my greatest resources and most faithful supporters.  I met Mandy from MandyWallace.com through the SITS Saturday Sharefest – which I participate in every single Saturday. I had left a comment on her blog about blog […]

Six Tips to Tame Your Social Media Addiction

Part of the “Crazy” in Adrian’s Crazy Life is my interest in all things social media-related.  Well, maybe “interest” isn’t really a strong enough word, although I don’t think I’m quite as media-addicted as some of my friends are.   I think the reason for this is because I have some techniques that help me keep […]

My Blog is Making the WordPress Switch

I have been thinking about this for literally years and I’m finally to move from Blogger to self-hosted WordPress.  I’m actually pretty tech-savvy, but I’m smart enough to know when I am over my head, so I’ve hired a company called Blogelina to handle the transition.  Fingers crossed that it will all go very smoothly. […]

Boost Your Pinterest Account with Viral Tag

Pinterest is such a big tool for maintaining a blog – its the one platform you really can’t afford to ignore, or even to not use to its full potential.  Kind of like the 800 lb gorilla of the blogging world.  Like most bloggers, I get at least half my traffic from Pinterest. There are […]

What to Pack for a Blog Conference

I am a blog conference junkie veteran. I am heading out to the Build Your Blog Conference #BYB’14 in downtown Salt Lake this weekend.   This will be my 9th blog conference over the last five years – yes there probably is a 12 step program for that, but I don’t want it.  Blog conferences […]

Why Bloggy Boot Camp was Magical

I can’t believe it’s over already! It went by SO fast! I just got back last night from a fabulous weekend in Phoenix at The SITS Girls’ Bloggy Boot Camp event. I’ve told you before about The SITS Girls and how they are SO fabulous. I think they are a totally unique site because their […]