• 2015 Holiday Blogger Gift Guide

    If you have a friend or family member who is a blogger, chances are he/she is asking for blogging related gifts this holiday season. Help your loved ones take their businesses to the next level with a gift from the 2015 blogger gift guide!

    Do you know a blogger? Treat them to a gift from the blogger gift guide  this holiday season!

    1. Fitbit – Bloggers tend to sit for most of their day, so help them track their activity level all day long. Plus, staying active will help to improve productivity!
    2. “Don’t Forget to Be Awesome” Sign – We all need some encouragement throughout the day, so treat them to a beautiful, inspiring sign.
    3. 50″ Smartphone Tripod – A tripod can help you take your smartphone pictures to the next level and make life easier!
    4. “The Fire Starter Sessions: A Soulful + Practical Guide to Creating Success on Your Own Terms” Book – I’ve heard amazing things about this book and it is definitely on my list this year!
    5. Day Designer – I purchased my first Day Designer in August and it is AMAZING. It has definitely helped me organize my day and prioritize my desires.
    6. Black & Decker Single Serve Coffee Maker – I love that this has it’s own mug, which makes it the perfect grab-and-go coffee maker.
    7. iPad – Investing in an iPad has transformed my productivity and ability to get work done on the go. If you’re looking to spend a bit more on your blogger, this is a great gift!
    8. Portable Laptop Table/Stand – This stand can transform your traditional desk into a standing desk and also make working more comfortable no matter where you are.
    9. Camera Bag – A cute camera bag can really add some flair!
    10. Zilu Portable Charger – Bloggers always need to be connected, but too often our batteries die! This portable charger will help prevent that from happening on the go.
  • Simple Facebook Schedule for Small Businesses

    Do you have a Facebook profile but aren’t really sure what to do with it? This simple guide will help engage your audience and grow your fans. Remember to always ‘like’ or comment on your fans’ posts as well!

    Simple facebook schedule for small businesses to increase engagement and grow your fans.

    Monday: Humor

    • It’s Monday so keep it light! Find a meme or other image/video on Pinterest or create your own custom graphic. Try to keep the content in your industry or ensure relevancy in some way.

    Tuesday: Relevant Content

    • Share anything positive going on in your industry or an educational topic that relates to your product(s). Ask a question when sharing the content to encourage engagement.

    Wednesday: Interaction

    • Today’s the day to really get your fans involved! Ask a question, conduct a poll, or share a fill in the blank prompt. Encourage your fans to share their thoughts and always engage with them in return!

    Thursday: #ThrowbackThursday

    • Join in on the Throwback Thursday fun by sharing one of your favorite pictures from the past. Maybe it’s a photo from when your business first started or an adorable puppy picture. Remember to add #ThrowbackThursday to your description!

    Friday: Business Photo

    • Share an “inside view” of the happenings in your business. Maybe a picture of an employee snuggling with his dog or some silly mischief. Let people see the real you!

    Saturday: Customer Feature

    • Have customers emailed or shared an image on your social media accounts? Today’s the day to show them off! Share the image or create a graphic with an exceptional customer quote. Always credit the customer in the share!

    Sunday: Deal of the Week

    • Are you going to be putting one of your products on sale? Do you have a promotion or discount code to offer? Maybe you’re working with a blogger who’s holding a giveaway. Share that information today!