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This is What Happened When Millions of People Read My Article

Amy Morin | Posted 06.30.2015 | Books
Amy Morin

When my sister-in-law sent me a message that read, "I've seen your article in three different places today," the magnitude of the situation sank in. My article had gone viral.

Blogging Basics for Businesses

Kali Kasprzyk | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Kali Kasprzyk

Companies that blog 15 times or more each month get 5X more traffic that companies without a blog, according to the Marketing Benchmarks from 7,000-plus Businesses report. What does it take to make a blog on your business site a success?

5 Key Things People Who Love Their Jobs Do Differently

Anne Bechard | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Anne Bechard

Find someone who says they love their job and you've found someone who loves their life. People who are happy with life before and after 5 p.m. do their whole lives differently. Here are some characteristics of people who love their jobs and five things they're doing right all the time.

Thank You Hollywood for Making War Films

Shannon Wrzesinski | Posted 05.15.2015 | Politics
Shannon Wrzesinski

In honor of those who have served, or are serving now, we will all stand. We will remove our hats. Some will salute. Others will shed tears.

Seriously Mom, You Can Do Better Than That!

Mary McLaurine | Posted 06.16.2015 | Fifty
Mary McLaurine

Do I have to explain myself to my own son now that I am just about to turn 60? I gave him the "mom stare" -- you know the one (trust me, muscle memory brings it right back no matter how many years it's been since you have needed it).

Ellen's Biggest (and Bravest) Fan Opens Up About Hospital Life, Junebug and Her Love of Chef Boyardee

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 06.13.2015 | Impact
Lauren Kruczyk

I recently sat down with Briana for an in-depth interview, a plan we masterfully crafted through Twitter. We Skyped, as Briana was still in the hospital with a weak immune system--one week prior, on March 17th, she had had her second bone marrow transplant.

Can Classical Music Be Cool?

Karim Hakimzadeh | Posted 06.13.2015 | Arts
Karim Hakimzadeh

It occurred to me then how rare it is for people to take the time to devote their full attention to classical music. All too often it has taken its place in society as background noise.

Is My Avatar Fat? And Other Things To Worry About Online

Lauren Salkin | Posted 06.02.2015 | Fifty
Lauren Salkin

Thanks to technology now you have to worry about your online reputation in addition to the one on earth -- two reputations to stress over when one is enough to set your brain on fire.

FINEPHILIA With Designer Ryan Saghian

Natalie Shirinian | Posted 05.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Natalie Shirinian

Diana Pereira is known for her well curated collection of accessories, clothing, and her effortless take on style. For this stylist and blogger, (Diana founded the site The Fashion Androit), she has made a name for herself in the fashion world favoring brands like Balenciaga and Chanel.

Why There's an Age Gap Between Our 3 Children

Alishia Osborn | Posted 05.25.2015 | Parents
Alishia Osborn

She is the most determined, tough little girl I know. She doesn't take crap from anyone. She loves hard, plays hard, tries new things, doesn't give up and leaves me amazed at what she can accomplish.

This Author Proves It's The Small Moments That Are The Most Meaningful

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living

In an effort to cope with some of his darkest days in 2008, author Neil Pasricha started 1,000 Awesome Things. The blog quickly became a place that he...

The State Bar of California Intends on Silencing Its Members

Mark Baer | Posted 05.07.2015 | Politics
Mark Baer

If the Bar does decide to require certain disclaimers in lawyer blogs, how does that impact previously published blogs over which the attorney does not have editorial control?

10 Quick Tips for Bloggers in 2015

Brian Hanley | Posted 04.11.2015 | Technology
Brian Hanley

Pay attention. Know your audience. Know which topics appeal to your audience. Know which topics don't. Develop posts that answer your audience's most pressing questions. And most importantly, demonstrate your appreciation for the people who follow your blog.

6 Dos and Don'ts for Promoting Your Blog and Using Social Media

Ted Rubin | Posted 04.08.2015 | Business
Ted Rubin

Using social media can definitely help you get the word out about your blog if you use it correctly, and it all boils down to just three things: listening, planning and concentrating on relationships.

Follow the Feels

Michael Ramah | Posted 03.31.2015 | Business
Michael Ramah

Many got distracted by what they could do and lost sight of what they should do. In that mesmerizing process, many brands mistook connectivity for connection.

"Coming Out" in Hollywood.

Harry Cook | Posted 03.18.2015 | Gay Voices
Harry Cook

I've been thinking a lot lately about the choice actors or actresses have when they decide to "come out" publicly. When I did it, I got a lot of people genuinely asking why is it necessary? I'd had discussions often about the fact that straight people needn't "come out" and a personal life is personal, so why bother saying anything.

A Letter to My Toddler

Shaney Vijendranath | Posted 03.15.2015 | Parents
Shaney Vijendranath

I've realized that being a toddler is a tough job. Your hours are long and sometimes you end up working a double shift. I understand you have an image to maintain but today we need to chat about a few things that's on my mind.

How Some of London's Biggest Fashion Bloggers Get Ready for the Party Season (VIDEOS)

Crane.tv | Posted 02.22.2015 | Style
Crane.tv

Despite the festive season coming around again every year and there being countless occasions throughout the year to dress up and attend great parties, it does seem like party season always tends to sneak up on you and catch you in a moment of unpreparedness.

The Best of 2014

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 02.22.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

As we end the year, I thought it would be interesting to review your favorite blogs (and mine). I would love to hear your thoughts on these articles and videos and any others. If you liked one or two, why? If not, why not? What did you learn? Do you have questions?

5 Blog Promotion Tactics for Small Businesses

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 01.04.2015 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

Anyone can become a blogger in literally a couple of minutes, but only those who're dedicated enough to blog on daily basis can hope to achieve some sort of success. The success, of course, translates to opportunities, money-earning capabilities, and the development of your community.

10 Simple Tips for Improving Your Blog

John Rampton | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
John Rampton

Even if you were aware of the benefits of blogging, that doesn't mean that you're doing it correctly. Which is why we've put together these ten handy and simple tips for improving your blog.

How We Are Awesome: Jamson S. Lwebuga Mukasa

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 09.11.2014 | Impact
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Dire events can have a way of making you a believer in miracles. If you find yourself in such circumstances, you're not alone, lean in on your faith. And if you have none, trust me, you can find it.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Blog

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 08.23.2014 | College
Alexis Jane Torre

It made me excited, not anxious. I didn't even really think to list it on my college applications while I spent a whole of time and thought questioning how "impressive" my other activities looked. And in the midst of this yearlong freak-out, I found something to call my own.

Women in Business: Q&A with Elke Govertsen, Founder of Mamalode

Laura Dunn | Posted 08.16.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Elke Govertsen is an entrepreneur and mom. She was raised between Alaska and Montana, with her first business at the age of 16 as a welder. She now publishes mamalode, does creative work, custom publishing, small business coaching, speaking, photography and writing.

Celebrating the Superhero in Every Dad

Kate Carr | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Kate Carr

Just like a real superhero, my dad always made me feel safe and protected. It's a special power shared by so many other dads as well. Of course, every superhero needs a little help, whether it's a good sidekick or simply access to the right information.