#MondayMashup 2016 Volume 1


Wow! 2016 has arrived, and so, with the first Monday of the year, comes #MondayMashup. For new readers here at Blondish.net, #MondayMashup recaps some of the most recent topics going around the Internet, especially in several niche, like blogging, social media, SEO, and web design. If you don’t do enough reading in your niche, you […]

30,000 Miles of Lessons in 2015


Strange title, right? In 2015, I traveled all over the United States for family, and for conferences. It was all by car, bus, or train. As I’ve heard from many people, driving or being on the road can be therapeutic. It is the same for me. There’s lot to see, new stories to hear from […]

WordCamp US 2015 Recap – Part 3


Yes, another WordCamp US 2015 recap. Part 1 and Part 2 had a lot of great experiences. Part 3 is over Day 2 of WordCamp US, the after party, and Contributor day. Please note that there are a lot of pictures. You can click on many of them, and they will open in a lightbox […]

WordCamp US 2015 Recap – Part 2


If you’re reading WordCamp US Recap – Part 2 first, don’t forget to read WordCamp US Recap – Part 1. In the first part, I covered the introduction to WordCamp US, gave thanks to my boss at Yoast, Joost, and recapped some of the pre-party events that went on. There’s also some cool pictures so […]

WordCamp US 2015 Recap – Part 1


December 4-6, 2015 marked the first WordCamp US. Nearly 2000 people attended the event, which was in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s PA Convention Center, and thousands of others live streamed it all over the world! I was lucky and honored to go to WordCamp US, as part of Team Yoast. So, before I get into recapping my […]

#WordPressWednesday 2015 Volume 11


This #WordPressWednesday volume is out, right before the big WordCamp US event that will be held in Philadelphia, December 4-6, 2015. This roundup includes WordCamp news, Calypso, a Yoast SEO recap, and more. I’m holding off on the next #WordPressWednesday podcast as I just got new equipment in, and because I’m going to WordCamp US, […]

Dear Twitter: How Will Bloggers Prove Their Social Proof?


I happened to run across a post that was from Social Media Examiner, which explained that Twitter was removing the share count feature from social share buttons. The original announcement was made by Twitter, which said that social share counts on Twitter would stop on November 20, 2015. This news also came with the announcement […]