Some How To’s

Sell Your Designs and Crafts! Turning Hobby into Money

If you enjoy creating and you constantly hear people telling you that you should sell your creations, it may be time to voyage into the world of selling your crafts for money. Like all things, entering the world of selling crafts should be carefully planned out. There are many websites and venues where you can sell your crafts both online and off. Online venues are a great way to reach customers all over the world. Popular websites like Etsy,...

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CSS Feb Quickstart Class

Does HTML code stress you out? Would you like to learn more about CSS so you can customize your themes or WordPress blog? You can buy a book, or enroll in a semester class, but I’ve got something better for you! Lynette Chandler is hosting a free two-day, weekend quickstart class designed to help you get to know CSS quickly so you can put your new skills to work the following Monday! Now I’ve taken html and css classes before, but I...

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Easy photo grab tutorial

There’s a plethora of great wordpress plugins online. It you have a few extra hours, you can search through the thousands, read their review, try them out and see if it will work for your wordpress blog. Or, you can take a look at some of the useful reviews and tutorials my friend Lynette shares on her TechBasedMarketing.com/blog. She shares informative reviews, time saving computer tips and really helpful video tutorials. Now, I’m...

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More Artweaver Tutorials

It’s been three years since my original Artweaver Tutorials post. Artweaver is a terrific graphic design program and available absolutely free. I’ve been using Artweaver as a teaching tool in my design workshops and periodically in my own freelance design work as well. My own tutorials are still available online and in PDF format so you can print out and follow in your leisure. You can grab those here. Since 2007, there have been...

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Best Blogger Themes and How-to

Google’s Blogger site has been popular for some time now. In a matter of minutes, you can get a new blog of your choice up and running with ease! A beginner? No problem. You don’t need any previous design or html knowledge at all, and i’m not exaggerating at all, when I say, just a few clicks and you’ve got a website! Blogger gives you a nice selection of themes to choose from, to get your new site going. But, it’s...

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Best Free Photo Editing Resources

I was contacted by GuideToArtSchools.com and pleased to find out that they featured and linked to my Artweaver tutorials in their new article review on the top 11 photo editing programs.  This is a great article I’m excited to be included in. I’m familiar with most of the free editing programs featured in the article, especially Artweaver, Paint.net and GIMP and have used them over the years at home and at school for graphic design...

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How To Become A Super Affiliate

Affiliate marketing can be a great way to make money. Finding a niche market with products and services you trust and believe in is the first step to success. There are tremendous affiliate programs which offer you an abundance of tools and materials to promote and market their products. However, what you do with those tools and materials is entirely up to you. You can be just another affiliate or a super affiliate. What Is A Super Affiliate?...

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Organize Email Using Labels and Filters

This is a happy mailbox. :) I use Gmail – Google’s Web-based email program – but labels and filters are pretty standard these days.. do you use them? I don’t know what I would do without them these days. I archive a lot of my mail, but I need an easy way to find them when I want them, and that’s where the labels come in handy. On the right of my screen-shot above, you can see many of my labels. They automatically...

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Blogging Teleseminar, Help is coming

Thursday, January 24th, I will be part of a Blogging Teleseminar. If you’ve ever wanted direct help with blogging issues, now is your chance to get it. The panel of experts who will be on call to help you are Heidi Caswell, Betty Lynch, Kathie Thomas and myself. And, if you’re one of the First 10 to register, you will receive a free report on the Importance of Blogging. Register Here. Some of the topics you may be interested in: Not sure...

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