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Blogging In An Evening Gown

Lauren Salkin | Posted 12.10.2014 | Fifty
Lauren Salkin

Blogging on a WordPress site feels so formal. I have to put on a fancy dress to write, while on a Blogger blog, I just throw on a pair of jeans. Excu...

I Have 10,000 Blog Followers

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.06.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

WordPress now tells Life in the Boomer Lane that she has 10,000 followers. She would immediately have to start purchasing larger hats were it not for several important facts.

Thank You, HuffPost Blog

Jo Tinyow | Posted 12.04.2014 | Women
Jo Tinyow

I've never really been a writer and at this stage I still wouldn't say that I am a writer, but since starting my personal blog, I've really enjoyed writing and sharing my experiences and journey from my eyes and in my words.

7iber, Jordan's Gutsy Media Platform

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 12.02.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

It was blocked four times, going from dot.com, to dot.org, to dot.net, to dot.me, but 7iber (Hiber, or ink in Arabic, with an emphasis on the guttural "H") plans to continue fighting for the right to publish content it deems important in Jordan.

5 Types of Web Content for Driving Extra Traffic

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 12.02.2014 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Trying out something new shouldn't be feared -- don't do it if it doesn't feel right, but perhaps you're going to surprise yourself by realizing that there are different types of people who consume different types of content.

Holiday Cards Hacked! Quick + Cheap + Easy

Kelley Sanabria | Posted 09.26.2014 | Business
Kelley Sanabria

Want to send out a little holiday "thinking of you" but don't want to break the bank doing it? Then today's video is for you!  Check out how I hack m...

I'm Addicted To The Cloud

Chris Bernholdt | Posted 11.24.2014 | Parents
Chris Bernholdt

Often, I catch myself reaching for it when I should just keep looking with my own eyes. It is always calling to me, and I can't stop answering.

Wanna Be a Writer? Do Whatever You Want

Dana Sitar | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Dana Sitar

Through trial after trial for about three years, I found a perfectly negative correlation between the growth of my "online business" and my satisfaction with my life and work as a writer. I finally concluded: The kind of writing I love to do doesn't pay fast.

Don't Judge Me, I'm A Mom

Shaney Vijendranath | Posted 11.23.2014 | Parents
Shaney Vijendranath

There is no such thing as the perfect mother. We all make mistakes and learn from them. Most moms do not have supermodel figures after having two kids.

My Journey to Feminism: How Questioning Religion Started it All

Erin McKelle | Posted 11.23.2014 | Religion
Erin McKelle

My journey with religion is really important to my journey to feminism, because if I had never had the courage to rebel and go against what I had been told, I probably would have never found feminism.

Life After Alzheimer's

Marie Marley | Posted 11.19.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

As I'm sitting here writing this, nearly 15 years have passed since that fateful evening Ed was found driving on the wrong side of the road. Since that first sign that something serious was wrong with him. I was only 50 then; now I'm into my 60s. The years have gone by slowly.

Don't Ignore Your Company's Blog -- It Can Produce Long Term Revenue

Jonathan Long | Posted 11.17.2014 | Small Business
Jonathan Long

There is absolutely no reason why your business shouldn't be blogging on a regular basis. Keeping your website updated with new blog posts gives your visitors new fresh content to engage with each time the visit.

3 Things the Beatles Can Teach You About Content Marketing

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 11.16.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The Beatles are often credited as the greatest rock band of all time. Their following is huge now, but if you look at their beginnings you'll discover something else about the Beatles. They are great content marketers.

4 Reasons Guest Blogging Should Be a Part of Every Entrepreneur's Strategy

Jose Vasquez | Posted 11.15.2014 | Small Business
Jose Vasquez

It's important to develop and maintain a blog on your own website, but if you're already adhering to best practices internally, it's time to take your expertise -- and your personality -- further out.

Black Girls Killing It Founder Neil Alvin On How He Built a Community for Black Fashionistas

Rana Campbell | Posted 11.09.2014 | Black Voices
Rana Campbell

I chatted with Neil Alvin about the vision behind BGKI, the brand's evolution, business challenges, and future plans.

How To Brainpick The Internet

The European | Max Tholl | Posted 09.04.2014 | World

Maria Popova tweets 60 times a day but fears the Internet’s information overload. She told The European's Max Tholl how to strike the balance and no...

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: Streaming and Dreaming

Shelly Peiken | Posted 11.02.2014 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

Oh. My. God. Oh. My. God. Omgid Omigod Omigod. I am so embarrassed. I'm a grown woman and I just got the equivalent of a time out.

13 Lessons I've Learned From Turning My Blog Into a Business

Lisa Kerr | Posted 11.02.2014 | Business
Lisa Kerr

Since turning my blog into a business, I've been featured nationally on TV and radio, and I've worked with some very high-profile people and companies -- all of whom reached out to me.

5 Reasons Why I Blogged Myself Out of a Job

Janelle McLeod | Posted 10.28.2014 | Business
Janelle McLeod

People often hear the word "blog" and start thinking, oh no! I don't want to blog. Or, what is a blog? Why do I need to do this? and so forth. Sometim...

Finding My Voice (and Using It) to End Sexual Violence

Erin McKelle | Posted 10.24.2014 | Impact
Erin McKelle

As much as people may want to deny it, young people are driving the sexual assault prevention and feminist movements forward. They are the catalysts.

PODCAST: Discussing Geocities with Squarespace

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2014 | Huffpost Code

Each week, the HuffPost Code team meets to discuss the latest tech news and interview special guests for the Floating Points Podcast. This week's epis...

5 Blog Posts I Don't Need to Read Again

Sarah Gilbert | Posted 10.08.2014 | Women
Sarah Gilbert

We could use some new stories about ourselves and our lives. What do you think? These posts were good the first time we saw them, but can we have some new topics? Let's not write these.

Mommy Blogger Gives Up Blogging

Reductress | Posted 10.05.2014 | Comedy
Reductress

Samantha Jaydiel, the once-popular mommy blogger of the website, "Just a Slice of Us," told sources earlier last week that her small family's inability to "do anything even remotely interesting" has left her with no choice but to give up blogging until they turn around.

The Why: 12 Distinct Goals for Business Blogging

Danny Wong | Posted 10.05.2014 | Business
Danny Wong

Before jumping to the wrong conclusions about the value of business blogging, see what 12 members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) have to say about how content helps their companies grow.

When Facebook Friends Become Real Life Friends

Lori Day | Posted 10.05.2014 | Women
Lori Day

With friends who live very far away, online friendship is still real friendship. I wish this kind of friendship were not stigmatized by people who don't understand it or simply don't need it. But here's to the friends I've met online and come to love...