A Social Media Marketing Tool for Sharing Visuals – ViralTag (An In-Depth Review)

For small business owners and entrepreneurs, social media becomes a fast friend and/or foe. Social media can open up avenues to so many potential customers, that you can't help but fall in love with the enormous possibilities to market a business. However as soon as a business hits a stride and obtains impact from social media, they find they need help quickly to keep... [Read more...]

Time to Kick Off the New Year with Inspiration

blog post feature for inspirationInspiration isn't something that comes to you, you have to find and achieve it. This year I'm starting things off with inspiration, and success! In quote form, of course, but I also want these quotes to mean something. I want them to motivate you (and me) this year. Let's go! Kick off the New Year with Motivational Quotes Here's a bit of motivation for you! You... [Read more...]

How to Make GIFs for Visual Marketing

Many people think of GIFs as silly memes and offbeat humor, however GIFs can be such a powerful visual marketing tool for an entrepreneur or small business. Although videos are the ultimate visual marketing tool, GIFs have become the next best thing in presenting quick demonstrations and are especially useful in how-to blog posts. I've been using GIFs since I started... [Read more...]

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly About Business Blogging

the good the bad the ugly about business blogging  Everyone keeps saying, "You must blog for your business!" However is it really for you? Will it really make a difference for your business? Finally someone (that someone is me) is going to tell you the good, the bad, and the ugly about business blogging and you can decide if it’s right for you. Then the next person who comes along and shouts from... [Read more...]

Top Business Tools Freelancers Need to Succeed & Grow

Business Tools Freelancers Need to Succeed & Grow  Listen to the audio file of this article! Just as a gardener needs tools to grow a successful garden so does a business. When you start out on your own as a business owner or freelancer, you'll find the next best course that will help you succeed with your niche or sign up for an ebook that will answer most of your business questions. We all need tools... [Read more...]

3 Incredible Updates for Canva for Work Users

Featured Image. incredible updates for canva for work usersAs a part of the Canva Inner Circle, it's wonderful to learn about the new features Canva comes up with every month. They are constantly evolving and striving to make Canva as easy as possible for everyone, no matter if they're a designer or not. What amazes me is their openness to feedback of Canva users. They will do whatever it takes to please their customers, when... [Read more...]

4 Elements To Make Blogging For Business Successful

Blogging for business can be difficult and many entrepreneurs aren't sure what to blog about and if they should blog. I'm here to tell you blogging is an amazing asset to a business. It amazes me when people all over the world contact me or comment on my blog about a specific article. In many ways, it becomes a free marketing tool and you're providing value with... [Read more...]

Make Your Pinterest Images Pin-Worthy

Featured Image-make your pinterest images pin-worthy via tigerlilyvaHow do you make images pin-worthy on your blog? Pin-worthy... you know, an image that makes you intrigued to learn more about the image, brings tears to your eyes, makes you salivate at the mouth... I think you get the picture. haha No pun intended! There are so many ways to make images stand out and absolutely pinnable. Let's go through these easy steps to make your... [Read more...]

How to Create a Branded Pin It Button

Featured Image - create a branded pin it button in canvaGoing through the endless streams of creative blogs, the one thing I've found prominent with their images, is a branded pin it button. A custom or branded Pin It button makes a blog look fun and gives the blog character. It tells me 2 things about the blogger: they love their blog and they love Pinterest. You don't have to have the same boring button that... [Read more...]