I Am Thankful For…

November 25, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

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As Thanksgiving draws nearer I find myself thinking about what I am most thankful for this year. I would have to call this past year “The Year of the Roller Coaster” and it was definitely a thriller of a ride. I had so many ups and downs having to do with family issues that at […]

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Oh No…My Blog Is Down

November 18, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

Blog Down

There are several pieces of news that bloggers dread getting. Blog content has been stolen. Blog is down. Comments are not showing up. Database cannot be found. Blog is gone, deleted. These are just a few things that will literally make a bloggers heart stop, make them want to scream or cry. If none of […]

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Many of you may recognize Adrienne Smith in the header above. This header is from Adrienne’s new product Build a Blog Community. Adrienne And I Met Adrienne and I first met when we both took Alex Jeffreys course “Forward To Marketing”. This was a course that taught us how to create a blog, create content […]


The Perfect Niche

October 30, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

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If you are just starting out or even if you have been blogging for some time you may be in search of the perfect niche. Just what is the perfect niche? The perfect niche is different for everyone. Picking a niche is as personal as your favorite color or your favorite food. My perfect niche […]


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One of the first instructions given to me when I started blogging was I needed to have great content. Interesting enough at the same time I was told to use syndicated content. That now seems to be a total contradiction. I would now consider using syndicated content to be extremely poor. After deciding syndicated content […]


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If you are a new blogger or even a blogger who has been around a while, you might be trying to figure out just how to get traffic to your blog, build a following and create a blogging community that will follow you anywhere. The end result of this would lead to making money with […]



September 22, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

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It seems like we spend our lives online updating something. If you have a blog most likely your operating system including, plugins and themes need to constantly be updated. If you are using a PC like I am, then there are a steady stream of Windows updates, Security Software updates, and other various updates. […]


Google vs. Referral Traffic

September 9, 2014 | By Dee Ann Rice

Blog Traffic

Back when I first learned how to blog, I was taught to use search engines to drive traffic to my blog. We all know that search engine traffic basically translates to Google traffic. The idea was to create a blog that would rank #1 on Google. In the first blogging course I took I was […]