Blissfully Domestic is hiring: Social Media Manager

Blissfully Domestic is seeking a Social Media Manager   Job Description Part-time: Social Media Manager:  is expanding our dynamic team, and we’re seeking  someone to help us celebrate every day of the year! We are looking for a Social Media Manager who will be responsible for the execution of strategic social media engagement, content delivery and outreach. The ideal candidate is savvy about social media and its ability to engage with customers. This is a contract position to start immediately. Skill Requirements: Passionate about social media trends and tools 5+ years of social media marketing experience, including community management as well as experience in both organic and paid social campaigns Exceptions understanding and use of … [Read more...]

Periscope 101: Getting Ready for your First Broadcast

Periscope is the newest social media craze sweeping the nation (actually the world) and it may be a little intimidating for people who have no idea how to use it or even what it is. Periscope is a live-video streaming platform that allows you to broadcast to the world or a select few, the choice is yours. You must be on the iOS or Android operating systems for you to use it. Since it’s fairly new (only three months old) most people who log in for the first time are not sure how to navigate through it or how to even set up an engaging profile. I’m going to give you a little Periscope 101: Getting Ready for your First Broadcast, so you can get connected and be prepared to start streaming away! (I’m on the Android operating system, so some of my photos may look a little different than using … [Read more...]

5 Top Blogging Tools You Cannot Live Without

(Photo Source: Pic Jumbo) When I started blogging a little over two and a half years ago, I had no idea what I was doing. I went in blindly without knowing what direction I wanted to take my blog in and without any prior research. I just started writing, posting, and learning by trial and error. Luckily, I met some amazing bloggers along the way who were very supportive. Even with the support from other bloggers, there weren’t as many tools readily available for bloggers as there are now. If you’re a beginner blogger, or thinking about becoming a blogger, and you’re equipped with the proper tools then things will be a lot easier for you. I want to help make your blogging life a little easier by sharing 5 top blogging tools you cannot live without. 1. Editorial Calendar An editorial … [Read more...]

Pinterest Etiquette – Seven Tips to Keep in Mind When Pinning

Have you ever been surfing Pinterest, having a blast, and all of a sudden you see something that really irks you? Perhaps it's a completely off-topic Pin, or worse yet, one product after another... Or my pet-peeve, over self-promotion. While there aren't many hard-set rules for Pinterest use, there are a few rules of thumb for keeping Pinterest a fun place to hang out, share cool stuff, and be inspired! Here are 7 tips for Pinterest best practice: 1. Follow Your Friends! Pinterest is a very social community! Link up your Facebook account and find and follow your friends who use Pinterest. Invite friends you think may enjoy Pinterest. You don't have to allow Pinterest to post to your Facebook timeline every single time you Pin something, but it is nice to see what your friends are … [Read more...]

My 10 Favorite Organizing Pinterest Boards

What is the hottest newcomer in social media right now? Pinterest! For some it has even become an addiction. I find myself in that last category as of late. I just love pinning things and sharing. It is a great way to get inspiration and ideas from others that you probably never would have thought of.  I love implementing what I have seen on some of the boards in my own home. Organization is no different. Below I share with you 10 of my favorite organizing Pinterest boards. I hope you find that they will become a favorite of yours as well. I would like to thank Liz Jenkins of A Fresh Space for sharing with me some of her favorites too. [imagebrowser id=29] … [Read more...]

Free Social Media Icons – Google Plus and More!

You had a favorite social media icon, but now there have been additions to your social networks out there. What to do? Maybe you need to update your social media icons for your blog - these are some of the best, free icons out there. Which ones are your favorites? [imagebrowser id=12] … [Read more...]