Good Read from CNN: 10 Fascinating Facebook Facts

Good Read from CNN: 10 Fascinating Facebook Facts

Everyone’s just about on Facebook now, it’s becoming the way we connect and engage on a daily basis. We talk about Facebook and how to utilize Facebook to grow your digital business in our book, for us… it’s a must-do on the digital front. Recently CNN.com had an interesting and “fascinating” article by Mashable.com founder, Pete Cashmore title…... Read More

The New Normal: Entrepreneurial Strategy in a Post-Recession, Post-Web 2.0 World

Live blogging from the Mom 2.0 Summitt in New Orleans. Panelists include: Stephanie Smirnov, Erica Diamond, Shelly Kramer, and Gabrielle Blair The recession happened. The Social web happened. Female entrepeneurs are doing their thing. Let’s discuss: The numbers: 8.1 million women owned women-owned business in the US. Generating 1.2 trillion dollars Yet, when women hit  $1,000,000... Read More

GOOD READ – 25 Quick Tricks for Boosting Your Personal Brand by Samantha Ettus

GOOD READ – 25 Quick Tricks for Boosting Your Personal Brand by Samantha Ettus

Samantha Ettus is a GURU when it comes to building brands. Her latest post on the Forbes Blog is incredible for any blogger out there looking to boost their personal brand! 1. When introducing yourself, say your first AND last name. 2. Offer a firm handshake. If you have a weak one, practice on a friend. 3. Don’t apologize for your career. Ever. MORE…  Read More

Good Reads: Why Facebook Is Important For Your Business: Matt Jacobson’s Talk At Disney Social Media Conference

Good Reads: Why Facebook Is Important For Your Business: Matt Jacobson’s Talk At Disney Social Media Conference

It was amazing to see Matt Jacobson – the 8th original employee and head of market development of Facebook – speak at the Disney Social Media Moms Conference in Disney. As two women who utilize Facebook every single day for our blogs and for personal usage, we were very intrigued and excited about Matt’s advice and tips. Our friend Vera Sweeney took exceptional... Read More

Chris Brogan’s Tips from Disney Social Media Moms

Live blogging from the Disney conference! Chris Brogan loves meeting people at events like this and is such a friendly guy full of wonderful advice. During this trip, he said lots of bloggers all are asking him how to make money on their blogs and to build more community. I’ve included everything below. There are a ton of amazing nuggets. One of his best pieces of advice... Read More

GOOD READ: How to Use Twitter Tools to Promote Your Blog Posts by Kris Cain

GOOD READ: How to Use Twitter Tools to Promote Your Blog Posts by Kris Cain

It’s funny… when I first became a blogger, the top question a PR person would ask me, “What’s your traffic?” Now? Well, times have changed. The question has been rephrased… “Can you tell me the traffic and numbers from your blog, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube?” Yeah… we’ve now become social media ladies. And it’s... Read More

MUST READ: The Importance of Forming an LLC for your Blog

MUST READ: The Importance of Forming an LLC for your Blog

This is a topic that comes up time after time after time… and it’s a VERY important topic for bloggers. Should you or shouldn’t you create an LLC? The Mom Blog Magazine had an exceptional article about forming an LLC if you’re a blogger and we wanted to pass it along as a must-read! We recently talked with CorpNet about why it is important for bloggers... Read More

GOOD READ: Being a MOMPreneur Is Big Business by Erica Diamond

GOOD READ: Being a MOMPreneur Is Big Business by Erica Diamond

I met Erica Diamond on Twitter and we just hit it off instantly! I absolutely love her blog – Women on the Fence. But it was a recent post that I just LOVED and wanted to share because it’s a GOOD READ for all mompreneurs. So it’s 2011. Maybe your kids are all in school now, and maybe you’ve decided that this is the year you’re going to get creative – in every... Read More

GOOD READ: Babble’s Top 50 iPhone Apps for Moms

GOOD READ: Babble’s Top 50 iPhone Apps for Moms

My iPhone is one of my main essentials. It has my email, calendar, important numbers, personal information and so much more stored in it. I haven’t been the best at downloading Apps for myself or my kids on my iPhone and I am going to change that! Babble has a great read by Heather Leister that you don’t want to miss – Top 50 iPhone Apps for Moms! About a week... Read More

Good Read: How To Trademark Your Blog

Good Read: How To Trademark Your Blog

If you have any interest in turning your blog into a business and/or brand or protecting the name you create, it is critical you consider trademarking your name.  Our advice is to do this as early as possible in your digital journey to prevent headaches and the possible need to re-brand and re-name your site down the down the road. She Posts wrote a great article today titled,... Read More