Ever notice that the week tends to fly by when you have a To Do list a mile long and no time to get things done? That’s me at this point as I am a week away from a family vacation. I really just need time to stop so I can at least catch up. You know what happens when I get to the point where I have lots to do and not enough time (it seems) to do it? I procrastinate. I actually stayed up to date with my blog reading. Here are my top picks this week for the Blogger Love link up with Meagan.
5 Ways to Use Your Current Content to Grow Your Blog by Flowers in My Hair. Nina has some great tips here and the best part about her tips? They are simple to implement. Sometimes I think we are so focused on publishing post after post and we neglect the gold mine that are our archives.
Why I Switched to Adproval by Chits and Giggles. I have been on the fence about switching from Passionfruit to Adproval for awhile now. It is actually one of my blogging goals for this year…to finally make a decision and stick with it. This post by Kristyn really has me thinking seriously about it again (as did this past post by Cassie from Sage).
Stop Looking in the Mirror by Leaving Perfection Learning Grace. Martha Kate is the embodiment of self acceptance. After a tough journey with ED (you can read about it here), she has become one of the bloggers I go to for a reminder that beauty is in our imperfections and that our worth can not be measured by our reflection in the mirror.
The Only Thing Your Blog Really Needs by Katie Winnderful. When all is said and done the only thing your blog truly needs is a purpose. If we can keep in mind why we started blogging and what our focus is, the rest will just fall in line. People will return to your blog because they like your writing, not your design or the number of followers you have.
The Ins, Outs, and Advantages of Using MailChimp by Elle and Company. If you have at all considered using MailChimp, this post is for you. Lauren does a great job of explains how to use it and why you should.
What posts caught your eye this week and inspired you? Link up with Meagan so we can share the Blogger Love!