Stop Pimping Your Blog For Money

Yesterday I celebrated my 4th year as a Blogger on WordPress – Yay Me!  However, in May 2010, I started DeDivahDeals on the Blogger.com platform so actually I have been blogging for almost 6 years.  This new blog, Blogging with Blake was created in May 2015 and my tagline is, “From a Hobby to Hollywood” … Read more

Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses – Part 1

Some of you may know that I have been teaching Basic Blogging and Social Media Marketing classes via The Money School of Delaware  for over 3 years now, and recently I taught the last class of the year.   Most of the classes are taught in a two part series because it makes it easier to digest … Read more

Hashtags and Tips to Promote your Next Event

Hashtags turn topics and phrases into clickable links in your posts on your personal Timeline or Page. This helps people find posts about topics they’re interested in. To make a hashtag, write # (the number sign) along with a topic or phrase and add it to your post, i.e. #blogging Tips to Promote your Next … Read more

Beating Boomer Bias on Social Media

Beating Boomer Bias on Social Media I recently read a few articles about boomers returning to the work force, either due to job layoffs and downsizing or because they became bored after retiring. However, many felt like a fish out of water when it came to social media and today’s technology.  Many thought that employers … Read more