+-*Some authors-turned-marketers prey on unsuspecting writers, promising they will reveal publishing “secrets” when writers sign up for their spendy online courses. Buyer beware.
+-*Is blogging a new adventure for you? Save your sanity with these three tips for newbie bloggers from author, Doug Brown.
Doug attended “Take your blogging and social media marketing to the next level,” a course Laura Christianson taught recently.
+-*Want to improve your chances of getting noticed on social media? Try these seven simple, yet often overlooked, techniques for increasing the success of your promotional activities on Facebook or Twitter.
+-*Is your website mobile-friendly? This article explains Google’s new mobile-friendly update, and how it will affect your site.
+-*Google will label “mobile-friendly” websites AND they’ll rank them higher in search results starting April 21, 2015. Get ready for the change with these tips for building a mobile-friendly site.
+-*Highlighting a social media update is a great way to attract attention and get more clicks. In this illustrated tutorial, you’ll learn how to “pin” (feature) posts on your Facebook Page or Group, Twitter profile, Google+ profile or page, WordPress blog and Pinterest.
+-*I tested four ambient noise websites in search of a combination of sounds that simultaneously relax, inspire, and increase concentration. This article reviews my findings and suggests some excellent sound combos, as well as a few to avoid.
+-*Looking for a fantastic writers’ conference to attend? Try the West Coast Christian Writers Conference or the Mount Hermon Christian Writers Conference. Laura Christianson will be teaching “how to take your blogging and social media marketing to the next level” at both conferences.
+-*Itching to display before-and-after pictures on your website or blog? The TwentyTwenty WordPress plugin combines two images into a cool interactive slider. This article includes a screencast that explains how to use the plugin and shows three before-and-after pictures of websites that the Blogging Bistro team has redeveloped.
+-*This step-by-step illustrated tutorial shows you how to showcase a featured video on your Facebook page and how to make the “Videos” tab prominent.
Plus, we review how to upload videos, how to change the featured video and how turn off the video auto-play feature.