Write Like You Talk Only Better: Learn the Secrets to Pulling Ideas Out of Your Head and Onto the Page by Barb Sawyers

Stars: ★★★★★ Summary: What happens when you write like you talk – only better? You tap into the basics of conversation you’ve enjoyed since you were a kid. Your writing flows. You connect and make friends. You think about what matters. You go for your goals. – from back of book I love blogging but… Read More »

Things to Blog: An Offline Journal by PlainWhitePress.com

Stars: ★★★☆☆ Summary: There are blogs about everything these days, and inspiration for your next post can strike at any moment! Having this little journal handy for jotting down your ideas in popular blog style will help you remember to update and post the next time you’re near a computer. The book is divided in… Read More »

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to WordPress by Susan Gunelius

Stars: ★★★★★ Summary:  With more than 22 million users worldwide, WordPress is the #1 blog WordPress publishing application in the world. This guide provides users of both its hosted blogging service (WordPress.com) and its self-hosted application (WordPress.org) with everything they need to know to create, customize, manage, and share their WordPress blogs with the world.… Read More »

Get Famous E-Book: The Greatest Resource for Mom Bloggers on the Planet by Lisa Cash Hanson (Mompreneur Mogul)

Stars: ★★★★☆ Summary: Mompreneur Mogul shows you how she gained lots of new visitors to her blog, earned over $250 in under 30 days, got the attention of companies, was paid for posts with 0 Google Pagerank, got on the homepage of Yahoo! and more. Lisa Cash Hanson shares all her blogging tips in this… Read More »

#Bloggiesta Finish Line

Well another Bloggiesta is coming to a close. I may still do some work tonight or early tomorrow morning or I may not. Here’s what I did: Wrote one review (nowhere near my goal) Fixed sidebars and blog layout in general Added social media buttons Learned a bit more about SEO Made plans for immediate… Read More »

Angel’s Laws of Blogging: What You Need to Know If You Want to Have a Successful and Profitable Blog by Angel Laws with Carole Moore

Stars: ★★★★★ Summary: Self-taught Angel Laws, the founder of ConcreteLoop.com, created a successful and profitable blog, one that receives more than 500,000 unique hits a day. Offering readers simple, step-by-step advice on how to turn a blog into a career or at the very least a money maker Laws will help anyone with an interest… Read More »

Likeable Social Media by Dave Kerpen

Stars: ★★★★★ Subtitle: How to Delight Your Customers, Create an Irrestistible Brand, and Be Generally Amazing on Facebook (and other social networks) Summary: The secret to successful word-of-mouth marketing on the social web is easy: be likeable. Likeable Social Media provides 18 strategies for creating an authentic “brand personality” through Facebook and other social media platforms.… Read More »