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If You Use WordPress,You Should Attend WordCamp

I attended my first WordPress conference (aka WordCamp) in New York City last weekend.  The conference, which focused on all things WordPress, was spread over 2 days and was held at Baruch College in Manhattan. For $35 (including lunch) I had the opportunity to sit through presentations where I learned …

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Celebrating My First Blogging Anniversary

I can’t believe that it’s been a year already since I launched this blog with the above photo and put myself out there, along with my seriously ashy legs, for all of the world to see.   See my first blog post: Blue and Cream Merona Clearance Find. Thanks to the …

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Bloggy Boot Camp Delivered!

I just got back from Bloggy Boot Camp Philadelphia and trust when I tell you that it was worth every cent and the hassle and time it took for me to get there and back (thank you Megabus!). I stumbled on the series while I was researching events for my …

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Save The Date: Social Media, Blogger and Fashion Events

Did you  miss some of the biggest fashion, social media and blogger events like MAGIC, IFBCon, Altitude Design Summit, Design Bloggers Conference, NYFW, Blissdom, StateOfStyle, SXSW Interactive, Texas Style Council Blogger Conference, Social Media Tulsa and SXSW Style?  No worries, check out the following upcoming Social Media, Blogger and Fashion …

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7 Random Facts and 15 Blogs to Peep

Surprise, surprise…I’VE BEEN TAGGED —-Lots of love and gratitude to Tavia of Nine to Fly Blog for nominating me for a versatile blogger award. The award comes with some responsibilities, however,  and that includes listing 7 random facts about myself and listing 15 recently discovered blogs. I think this award/tagging …

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Twitter Hashtags for #Fashion and #BeautyBloggers

For someone who mastered MySpace, Hi5 (remember them) and FaceBook relatively quickly, I am having a difficult time grasping Twitter. At one point, I was ready to throw the towel in on this social networking platform because, except for my follow Friday shout outs (#FF or #FollowFriday) no-one responded to …

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5 Alternatives to Picnik

Picnik, the popular online photo editor, will be closing in April.  I’ve been using Picnik and singing its praises since I launched my blog last June.  It was a platform that allowed novice users, amateur photographers and bloggers like myself quick and easy access to create collages or to make …

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Now that #IFBCon is over

I didn’t want to miss the opportunity to attend the Fall 2011 Independent Fashion Bloggers Conference (#IFBCon) in New York City.   I knew that attending IFBCon would give me the opportunity to meet other bloggers who I follow.  It would also give me the opportunity to sit in on the conversations and advice on blogging from …

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