How the Heck Did You Do That?!? #21 Gadgets & Apps for Book Lovers

November 22nd, 2014 Kimberly Blogger Tips and Tricks 44 Comments

22nd Nov
How the Heck Did You Do That?!? #21 Gadgets & Apps for Book Lovers

Today I thought I would share some cool gadgets, websites and Apps for the reader. I am going to assume the Goodreads App, Kindle, Barnes and Noble and Audible apps are ones you already utilize. If you don’t go grab them. I cannot live without them. The following are fun, informative, useful, and silly apps/sites for the Book Lover in all of us….

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How the Heck Did You Do That?!? #20- Giveaways

September 13th, 2014 Kimberly Blogger Tips and Tricks 45 Comments

13th Sep
How the Heck Did You Do That?!? #20- Giveaways

Today I thought we would talk about Giveaways, making them work for you, the publisher, author and great tools to make it simpler to track entries and verify them. Giveaways can be a lot of fun, generate traffic to your blog, get a book/author noticed and build your presence in the blogging community. Before running them though it is important to follow state and federal guidelines.

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How the Heck Did You Do That?!? -Let’s talk sidebars

May 31st, 2014 Kimberly Blogger Tips and Tricks 76 Comments

31st May
How the Heck Did You Do That?!? -Let’s talk sidebars

Today I thought we would chat about sidebars. It’s where we show a bit of our personality, maybe some fan pictures or blog love. I am not going to talk about cleaning it up, or the time load those images and widgets require, not to mention how they distract the eye. Or the fact that last years read-a-thon is still there …..you have heard it all. Today I am going to mention things that should be in your sidebar to help visitors.

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How The Heck Do You Do That?!? #18 Comments, Replies and Socializing

April 26th, 2014 Kimberly Blogger Tips and Tricks, Feature 136 Comments

26th Apr
How The Heck Do You Do That?!? #18 Comments, Replies and Socializing

How the Heck Did You Do That is a monthly feature where I pass along information, tips and tricks I have learned while blogging. While I am in no way an expert it is my hope this information will help you with your own quest. Today I a going to talk about comments, replying and visiting other blogs. If you want to be more engaged with followers and when visiting other blogs I hope you will find these tips helpful.

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How the Heck Did You Do That?!? Blogger Tips & Tricks #15

January 4th, 2014 Kimberly Blogger Tips and Tricks 118 Comments

4th Jan
How the Heck Did You Do That?!? Blogger Tips & Tricks #15

Recently I have witnessed a huge wave of bloggers going on hiatus or simply walking away from their book blog. Those that leave an update all share a similar theme; This started out as fun and its become a job, I am overwhelmed, this has become a chore, I am in a funk etc, etc. So I wanted to put together some tips, tricks and recommendations for starting 2014 on the positive side of blogging. Let’s get organized, reassess and get back to doing what we love.

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