Blogging Stars! We need them all!

I have been blogging for just over 2 years. Lately I have noticed more support for bloggers. There are forums and more Facebook groups popping up where bloggers can help and support one another. I think it’s great! But… It did not take long before I started playing the “comparing game”. Of course there are […]

Add a Google plus one (+1) to your blog

Google has a new button out called Google Plus One- To add this button to your blog follow these steps: For Blogger: 1. Log in to your blogger account and Go to Design > Edit HTML 2. Check the Expand Widget Templates box 3. Find this tag by hitting Ctrl+F – a search box will […]

Post Date Calendar For Blogger

I have had requests lately on how to add a calendar icon for the date on posts- heres how you do it: 1. Go to your Dashboard> Design> Edit Html. Now check ‘expand widget template’ box. 2. Find The <head> tag in your html (at the top of your code), and paste the following code […]

Add A Contact Form

Want a secure way to receive email though your blog without sharing your email? Contact forms are just the way to go about doing this- not only are they are a professional to communicate to your readers, but also a way to keep you inbox free of spam. There are some great resources online that […]

Add CUTE Fonts To Your Blog- The Easy Way!

I have finally found an easy way to add fonts to your blog- Google has released fonts that can be embedded on almost anyway on your blog.Want to know how to do it? For those that have blog templates with the font types already hard-wired into the blog html/css code- you can add fonts this […]

Add Drop Shadows to Your Blog

Drop shadows can be a nice effect to add to your blog- you can add drop shadows practically anywhere on your blog just by altering your code. Here are a few of my favorite ways to add drop shadow. To post images:   To make your images look like they are a photograph-  1. look […]

Add Social Media Icons To Your Blog

Add social Media icons to your blog fairly easy with these five simple steps: 1. Pick your icons. There are hundreds of free ones on the web- you can check out some of my favorite sets HERE, HERE, or HERE. Or you can download the set I made especially for Our Mommy Moment readers DOWNLOAD […]

Top TEN Blog Traffic Killers

Most people who blog want to increase traffic and gain readership. I get asked all the time “how do I gain readership to my blog?” and I think instead of addressing the do’s I’ll address the dont’s. Most people don’t know that they are shooting themselves in the foot when it comes to gaining traffic […]

Simple Blog essentials

I often get really simple requests, ones that can be answered in a couple sentences. Here are the top three. 1) How do I stop people from stealing images from my blog? A: There is a way to right click protect all the images on your blog- which prevents most people from stealing your images. […]

Fonts for your blog!

So I have an obsession with fonts- I love how you can tranform your blog and personalize it with fonts. I was going to write a tutorial on how to add fonts into your posts and sidebar titles- However it is very complicated to write and I just cannot compare to the simple tutorial on […]