Category Archives: Blogging Wisdom

A Problogger’s View On Social Media Base Camps

Is That How Your Social Media Basecamp Looks?

Is that how your social media base camp looks? Dilapidated,  run down and waiting to collapse? Over the past few months, I have been harping on the importance of having a good base camp in social media. I first wrote about this topic in Where’s Your Social Media Base Camp – and then in The…

The Hidden Dangers Of Not Having A Social Media Base Camp

Social Media Base Camps - Don't Get Locked Out

I am strong believer in the social media base camp concept. Social media success needs a base camp – else everything we do is at the mercy of the elements. Case in point is the shutting down of Vox. Vox is (soon will be was) a free blogging platform launched by Six Apart, the same…

5 Social Sharing Buttons That Help Your Thoughts Go Viral

A few days back, I wrote about the importance of having social sharing turned on your blogs. Not only is it essential – it’s almost a defacto minimum requirement for any blog these days. Now I know there are blogs which do not have social sharing turned on – the blogs of Leo Babauta and…

Social Sharing – Is The Switch On? 4 Reasons It Needs To Be!

I read an interesting tweet from Danny Brown Friday morning: dannybrown: Just read a blog that I loved and wanted to share, but no social sharing options. Don’t make same “mistake“, bloggers. about 17 hours ago via HootSuite · Reply · View Tweet I started out making the same mistake with this very blog, Social…