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Transcript for #crafterminds - What the Hashtag?!

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Transcript from January 2, 2011 to January 3, 2011
All times are Pacific Time

January 2, 2011 12:31 am jenjentrixie: I am excited you are coming to our #crafterminds chat on Monday!! @chrissy217 @beneathmyheart @Tidymom http://bit.ly/hBKjiH

January 3, 2011 3:16 am 3:17 am 3:35 am 4:33 am 4:17 pm 4:18 pm 4:23 pm 4:49 pm 5:18 pm 5:30 pm 5:48 pm 5:53 pm 7:26 pm 8:01 pm 8:06 pm 8:07 pm 8:13 pm 8:14 pm 8:15 pm 8:16 pm 8:22 pm Lilbrownhouse: Is it bad that I plan my day off around the #crafterminds chat? lovefamandhome: @Lilbrownhouse what time does the #crafterminds chat begin? I am in the central time zone FutureSub: Kid asleep. House to myself. Wishing #crafterminds chat was tonight instead of tomorrow (at 4pm Eastern time) Ashkaitlin24: Excited about tomorrow:) crafting all day and #crafterminds at 4! crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! dollarcraft: RT @crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! JenClark74: RT @crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! thesickchick: Getting over this cold but meds still making me sleepy. Gonna nap and try to be up in time for @crafterminds chat in ~4 hrs! #crafterminds creationzstudio: RT @crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! kassarie: Join us today at 2pm Mountain Time for #crafterminds chat for craft bloggers this week we're talking networking!!! Steph2Pigs: RT @crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! madincrafts: #Crafterminds friends Facebook has a group chat feature if a group has more than 250 members. Wouldn't a craft bloggers group be a fun idea? TheThriftress: learning my camera's settings for better pics. Thanks @CentsationalGrl and @crafterminds #crafterminds marissamakes: Countdown to #crafterminds... one hour to go! ??? infarrantly: RT @marissamakes: Countdown to #crafterminds... one hour to go! ??? suz_brown: RT @marissamakes: Countdown to #crafterminds... one hour to go! ??? modpodgerocks: #crafterminds chat on building relationships/networking begins in 45 minutes! Please join us! CraftaholicAnon: RT @modpodgerocks: #crafterminds chat on building relationships/networking begins in 45 minutes! Please join us! aunt_nette: what's #crafterminds and can I come too? aunt_nette: I'd love it! > RT @madincrafts: #Crafterminds Wouldn't a craft bloggers group be a fun idea? CraftProject: RT @modpodgerocks: #crafterminds chat on building relationships/networking begins in 45 minutes! Please join us!

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giggleglitzglam: RT @modpodgerocks: #crafterminds chat on building relationships/networking begins in 45 minutes! Please join us! ChristineUrias: @modpodgerocks What's the best way to follow the #crafterminds chat? thesickchick: @PaperCakes -- I'm pretty sure it is naptime but I am trying my best to stay awake because the #crafterminds chat is in 25 minutes! Join us! crafterminds: @aunt_nette it's a crafty blogger chat about different topics - come join us! today is relationships/networking #crafterminds Mandalynn96: @crafterminds YAY!! :) I can't wait!! Always very informative :) #crafterminds crafterminds: 8 minutes until our chat . . . are you ready? #crafterminds kristananne: I'm here, hoping the baby stays asleep! RT @crafterminds: 8 minutes until our chat . . . are you ready? #crafterminds FutureSub: I'm joining the #crafterminds chat in 8mins, so may be tweeting more than usual. Chat is about networking! Join in if you fancy a natter. tabbiecat77: Twitter chat in 9 minutes. Non-crafty blogger people, feel free to ignore me for, oh, say an hour. #crafterminds dollarcraft: RT @tabbiecat77: Twitter chat in 9 minutes. Non-crafty blogger people, feel free to ignore me for, oh, say an hour. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: Finally getting to participate! #crafterminds PosyMosey: I made it! kiddos are asleep and hubs is home as backup #crafterminds Steph2Pigs: Hello! First time here today! RT @crafterminds: 8 minutes until our chat . . . are you ready? #crafterminds crafterminds: Let's start here in a minute - can you pls introduce yourselves to begin? #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: RT @tabbiecat77: Twitter chat in 9 minutes. Non-crafty blogger people, feel free to ignore me for, oh, say an hour. #crafterminds dollarcraft: Pre-show countdown! Post your name, your website & one new year's resolution (or your bah humbug if you don't do 'em!) #crafterminds my8kidsmom: : RT @crafterminds: Today's To Do: Join us for #crafterminds craft blogging chat today at 1pm Pacific/4pm Eastern. We're talking networking! creationzstudio: if my tweets seem funny, i'm in a tweetchat :) #crafterminds aunt_nette: #crafterminds so glad to be joining your today! crafterminds: It's Amy from @modpodgerocks behind the curtain today - the "wizard," so to speak #crafterminds akadesigndotca: #crafterminds Shannon www.akadesign.ca go to the gym 2x/wk until my birthday in March ThinkUrCrafty: I'm Missy @ So You Think You're Crafty. Resolution? I'm trying out the project 365 thing everybody's talking about. #crafterminds aunt_nette: I should be grocery shopping, in stead I'm chatting away with #crafterminds ! Mandalynn96: I'm Mandy from OH, my blog's www.mommyprincess.blogspot.com, and my "goal" for this year is to up the game on my blog... #crafterminds crafterminds: Okay, let's roll! I recommend TweetChat or TweetGrid to follow our hastag. Welcome everyone! #crafterminds FutureSub: I'm Jackie from http://mysubmarinetothefuture.blogspot.com. Looking forward to networking.. or chatting about it anyway. Ha! #crafterminds Mandalynn96: I should be cleanin LOL ;) RT @aunt_nette: I should be grocery shopping, in stead Im chatting away with #crafterminds ! #crafterminds CraftTestDummy: @christineurias Head to TweetChat- it's really easy to sign up and use! #crafterminds

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giggleglitzglam: @dollarcraft Jana, http://gigglesglitzandglam.blogspot.com/2011/01/2011.html which includes my resolution! #crafterminds PosyMosey: I'm Milica (Molly). My blog is http://craftingcozy.blogspot.com/ Resolution? to sew and craft a bunch and post it on the blog #crafterminds CraftTestDummy: Hey #crafterminds! I'll be in later- gotta run the DS to karate- KIiiiiii-YA! dollarcraft: Heather from http://dollarstorecrafts.com & I haven't taken the time to do resolutions yet... oh noes!! #crafterminds aunt_nette: #crafterminds can anybody send a link to the tweetgrid or tweetchat ? carissa_marie: If my tweets look funny for an hour or so, just ignore me. I'm playing with some craft bloggers in a chat #crafterminds crafterminds: I'm going to throw something out there to start - a great way to network is to send an e-mail! #crafterminds tabbiecat77: Tabitha, happycakecrafts.blogspot.com, & 2 continue to kill myself in Zumba class so my skinny jeans won't give me muffin top. #crafterminds creationzstudio: I'm Monica from CA...thecreationzstudio.blogspot.com #crafterminds dollarcraft: Here's the TweetChat room - easy to follow #crafterminds http://tweetchat.com /room/crafterminds #crafterminds ChristineUrias: @crafterminds I made it! Christine from http://scraptime.ca Actually one of my 'goals' this year is to network more :) #crafterminds crafterminds: Send an e-mail to a blogger you respect w a project, tip or something that might interest them #crafterminds aunt_nette: #crafterminds it's aunt_nette from Sweetjeanette.com PosyMosey: @Mandalynn96 Me too! Poor kiddos may go hungry tonight. JK! #crafterminds kristananne: I'm Kristan from The Stepford Wife http://thestepfordwife.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds kassarie: Hello! Kassi from Truly Lovely here!!! So sad I missed last week! But I'm back now!!! #crafterminds Steph2Pigs: I'm Steph from http://www.sillypreciouspiggies.com and my resolution is to start a new craft blog! Eek I said it out loud!! #crafterminds attemptingaloha: Aloha! #crafterminds infarrantly: I am Beckie from http://www.infarrantlycreative.net/ #crafterminds vintagerevivals: HOLLA! Mandi from Vintage Revivals in the House!! #crafterminds PosyMosey: @tabbiecat77 I could use that resolution! But I know i'd fail! #crafterminds ShinyDesigns: @crafterminds Hey! Monette Satterfield - ShinyDesigns.com and TheArtfulBusiness.com Resolutions? Huh! :) #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: I'm a pretty shy person so networking (even online) is hard for me. It's a goal for this year too. #crafterminds crafterminds: Would love to hear what your experiences have been e-mailing other craft bloggers. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: Hi, I'm Traci from http://bit.ly/9GQ4vk #crafterminds CraftProject: I'm Amber from The Craft Project (www.craftchick.wordpress.com) #crafterminds tabbiecat77: @Steph2Pigs Oooh! Much luck with that. I love finding new craft blogs! :D #crafterminds bobalooKids: Hi everyone! I'm Sam from http://bobalookids.com - made it just in time! #crafterminds dollarcraft: Yay! you're in the right place ! :) RT @Steph2Pigs: my resolution is to start a new craft blog! Eek I said it out loud!! #crafterminds

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kassarie: RT @crafterminds: Would love to hear what your experiences have been e-mailing other craft bloggers. #crafterminds carissa_marie: I'm Carissa, I blog (when I have time) at http://creativecarissa.blogspot.com and don't do new years resolutions #crafterminds my8kidsmom: #crafterminds Rachel here for 1st time from The Counting Sheep Farm :) attemptingaloha: @crafterminds How often is TOO often to email, though? #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I don't tend to get many responses and when I do it tends to take awhile. #crafterminds vintagerevivals: @crafterminds So many wonderful women! #crafterminds JenClark74: Hiya - Jen from mycraftyfriendjen.blogspot.com Glad to see all of ya! #crafterminds SewVeryHappy: Hi I'm Sarah from http://sewveryhappy.blogspot.com. Ready to learn about networking as that's one of my new year's goals. #crafterminds utahchemnrd: I e-mailed Kari from ucreate, she was very nice and responsive! It got me a feature and guest post spot on her site! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I am Sharyl from The Little Brown House http://thelittlebrownhouse.us/ #crafterminds infarrantly: I know as a so called resident craft blogger I love when smaller bloggers email me to ask for help. #crafterminds PosyMosey: @ThinkUrCrafty I am too. I need a step by step to take the plunge then I do ok #crafterminds kassarie: @crafterminds Recently I have e-mailed a few of my fave bloggers and so far, everyone has been so nice and encouraging!!! #crafterminds lovefamandhome: I am Tonya from http://loveoffamilyandhome.blogspot.com...my resolution: Generate more traffic to my blog in 2011 #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Hi!! I'm Jen from Tatertots and Jello!! #crafterminds kristananne: So far I've only commented on posts to start and had a few email exchanges from that. #crafterminds attemptingaloha: @vintagerevivals Hey, girl! Back from the dead? Missed you. ;) #crafterminds TheThriftress: Hi! I'm Sarah from http://thethriftress.blogspot.com #crafterminds JenClark74: I've emailed a few times and been featured as a result. #crafterminds casabellaproj: Hey #crafterminds! I'm Myra from The Casabella Project! http://casabellaproject.com thesickchick: #crafterminds -- Popping in a touch late, had to deal with family emergency things. I'm Juliann, of http://thesickchick.com (in chaos) sheyb: Can I join for a few minutes? #crafterminds beneathmyheart: I have had great success in emailing other bloggers ! #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @kassarie: @crafterminds Recently I have e-mailed a few of my faves & so far, everyone has been so nice and encouraging!!! #crafterminds vintagerevivals: @attemptingaloha Barely..... #crafterminds aunt_nette: @jenjentrixie Finally! Someone I recognize! Hey girl! (sweetjeanette here) #crafterminds dollarcraft: If you don't get a response from a blogger, don't feel rejected... sometimes we get a LOT of email! Try again. #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @JenClark74: Ive emailed a few times and been featured as a result. #crafterminds crafterminds: If you have never offered to guest blog, it's the way to go. WE love it! #crafterminds

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Lilbrownhouse: I have always had a good response from the bloggers I email - I always email back when someone sends me one. Very important! #crafterminds condoblues: @TheThriftress I love your blog name! #crafterminds utahchemnrd: I'm Amy from www.amerooniedesigns.blogspot.com #crafterminds crafterminds: @sheyb Would love to have you! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Yes!! Hi Shey!! RT @sheyb: Can I join for a few minutes? #crafterminds dollarcraft: And if you don't get a response after 2-3 emails, find another person to email instead! Focus your energies elsewhere. #crafterminds aunt_nette: #crafterminds The whole month of December was devoted to guests on my blog infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: If you have never offered to guest blog, its the way to go. WE love it! #crafterminds kristananne: Good to know! RT @crafterminds: If you have never offered to guest blog, its the way to go. WE love it! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I love guest bloggers. It is so fun to spotlight new blogs!! #crafterminds TheThriftress: @condoblues Thanks so much! #crafterminds ShinyDesigns: I've had good responses from thoughtful, carefully written messages. Also, as a blogger - I answer every message and comment! #crafterminds condoblues: @crafterminds I've guest blogged and had very positive experiences. #crafterminds hiyaluv: hi everyone! this is gina from www.hiyaluv.com #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I'm too dumb to use TweetGrid, what was the other one? #crafterminds kassarie: @crafterminds Should you have a good idea in mind already before asking to guest blog? Or ask if they have a preference? #crafterminds mycottagecharm: Ok..haven't been on twitter than long, what the heck is up with the #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @dollarcraft: And if you dont get a response after 2-3 emails, find another person to email.Focus your energies elsewhere. #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @giggleglitzglam Tweet Chat #crafterminds kristananne: What's the etiquette on asking to guest blog? #crafterminds attemptingaloha: Is it a considered a faux pas to send the same things to multiple "big bloggers" at the same time? #crafterminds crafterminds: Another tip: if a relevant story comes out and you think someone might be interested - e-mail them! #crafterminds hiyaluv: @giggleglitzglam i use tweet chat #crafterminds ChristineUrias: I'm considering have some guest bloggers in May while I am away. #crafterminds #crafterminds JenClark74: It's tweetchat.com #crafterminds infarrantly: @kassarie I usually prefer an idea or a picture first. But I am too picky I know. #crafterminds sheyb: RT @FutureSub: I'm joining the #crafterminds chat in 8mins, so may be tweeting more than usual. Chat is about networking! Join in! Steph2Pigs: I've had a great response to emailing other bloggers. If they don't reply I figure the project wasn't for them and move on. #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: Another tip: if a relevant story comes out and you think someone might be interested - e-mail them! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @mycottagecharm Come join in - Crafterminds is a weekly networking Twitter Chat! Use Tweet Chat and hashtag #Crafterminds :) #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I'd be lost without this! RT @hiyaluv: @giggleglitzglam i use tweet chat #crafterminds

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infarrantly: @attemptingaloha I think so. #crafterminds CraftProject: went on resolution kick complete with an image of them: http://craftchick.wordpress.com/2010/12/31/the-new-years-resolutions/ #crafterminds crafterminds: @kirstananne I like to see pictures of work. #crafterminds creationzstudio: RT @crafterminds: Another tip: if a relevant story comes out and you think someone might be interested - e-mail them! #crafterminds mycottagecharm: thanks jen #crafterminds carissa_marie: Re: resolutions- although I do want to do more sewing, learn more sewing skills and make a puff quilt for my kiddo #crafterminds my8kidsmom: #crafterminds http://ow.ly/3xDty Resolutions: More networking, more focus hiyaluv: guest blogging can be fun! i enjoy it and am welcoming to my readers as well who want to guest post;) #crafterminds lovefamandhome: go figure...my 4 month old would wake up from his nap as soon as the chat starts :) #crafterminds marissamakes: Hi there! I'm Marissa from http://marissamakes.blogspot.com. :o) #crafterminds kassarie: @infarrantly OH!! So e-mailing them with a pic of something to guest post about may be a good idea?!? #crafterminds lilredshopgirl: I just did a guest blog on "crafting" gourmet s'mores for #HappyHomemakerMe. What a sweet experience! : ) #crafterminds CraftProject: @infarrantly @crafterminds that's a great point #crafterminds mycottagecharm: needs to know how to increase blog traffic #crafterminds crafterminds: @attempingaloha - yes. Big bloggers don't like to run the same stories, since a lot of our readers overlap. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I often post interesting links from other blogs on my Facebook and Twitter #crafterminds kristananne: Mine too! I hear him fussing.RT @lovefamandhome: my 4 month old would wake up from his nap as soon as the chat starts #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: @lovefamandhome Oh no! #crafterminds hiyaluv: @lilredshopgirl oh that sounds yummay! :) #crafterminds sheyb: Hi I'm Shey of *Shey*[B] Camera Strap Covers {www.sheyb.com} and blog: {shealynnbenner.com} #crafterminds dollarcraft: @mycottagecharm we're chatting about craft blogging for the next 50 mins come join! #crafterminds aunt_nette: Meme's are also fun! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Guest posting is a great way to be seen by new readers! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Linky parties are invaluable! RT @mycottagecharm: needs to know how to increase blog traffic #crafterminds crafterminds: @mycottagecharm we've already mentioned a few tips - e-mailing and guest blogging. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: Ok...I'm mycottagecharm #crafterminds JenClark74: In the past I've only emailed specific projects to the kinds of blogs that do group project posts. How to ask to guest post? #crafterminds infarrantly: @kassarie I think so. Or at least have an idea. I won't say yes to a guest post without seeing it first. #crafterminds condoblues: @attemptingaloha: Yes. It can hurt your SEO & is considered sploggy RT Is it faux pas 2 send same thing 2 multiple bloggers? #crafterminds

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aisletoaloha: Hi! Coming in late--my internet is acting funny! I'm Lindsay from Aisle to Aloha! http://aisletoaloha.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds CraftProject: @Steph2Pigs I have as well...the craft blogging community is such a welcoming place #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: @sheyb I have one of your camera covers - love it!! #crafterminds marissamakes: Same here! RT @Lilbrownhouse I often post interesting links from other blogs on my Facebook and Twitter #crafterminds dollarcraft: i do this a lot RT @crafterminds: f a relevant story comes out and you think someone might be interested - e-mail them! #crafterminds hiyaluv: @Lilbrownhouse @mycottagecharm yes! linky parties are such fun and a great way to find new blogs! #crafterminds sheyb: My goal for this year is to make more things for myself and family instead of all for my business. :) #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @Lilbrownhouse: Linky parties are invaluable! RT @mycottagecharm: needs to know how to increase blog traffic #crafterminds kassarie: @infarrantly Makes sense. Other tips for getting a yes on guest blogging?? #crafterminds sheyb: Sweet! RT @Lilbrownhouse: @sheyb I have one of your camera covers - love it!! #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @marissamakes: Same here! RT @Lilbrownhouse I often post interesting links from other blogs on my Facebook and Twitter #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @sheyb my sister bought me a gift certificate from your shop for Christmas and I can't wait to spend it. :) #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I def do linky parties...TONS of them! #crafterminds crafterminds: I like receiving an e-mail with a picture of the item and a note about you for guest blog requests. #crafterminds creationzstudio: RT @sheyb: My goal for this year is to make more things for myself and family instead of all for my business. :) #crafterminds CraftProject: @hiyaluv I just started doing some guest blogging with 365 Days of Sewing (http://www.365daysofsewing.com/) - it's been fun #crafterminds PosyMosey: When you post a link do you then let them know you featured them? #crafterminds creationzstudio: RT @crafterminds: I like receiving an e-mail with a picture of the item and a note about you for guest blog requests. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @crafterminds That's a good idea, never thought of it. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: it's nice to be genuine with people...get to know them personally #crafterminds infarrantly: agree RT @crafterminds: I like receiving an e-mail with a picture of the item and a note about you for guest blog requests. #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @jenjentrixie: Guest posting is a great way to be seen by new readers! #crafterminds bobalooKids: can someone explain linky parties? totally in the dark. :) #crafterminds sheyb: @beneathmyheart Fun! :) #crafterminds casabellaproj: Yes! RT @mycottagecharm: its nice to be genuine with people...get to know them personally #crafterminds crafterminds: @PosyMosey - yes, letting someone know you featured them is great. They will probably mention it! #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I've never guest blogged before--do you ask someone or wait to be asked? I'd love to do it sometime. #crafterminds myinsanity: Hi! Kendra from meandmyinsanity.blogspot.com coming in late. I may be in and out since ds just woke up from his 20 min nap. #crafterminds

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infarrantly: @kassarie When you are first starting out guest blogging is vital! You want as much exposure as you can possibly get. #crafterminds CraftProject: @infarrantly @marissamakes @Lilbrownhouse I use a huge portion of my Twitter feed to point people to other blogs #crafterminds mycottagecharm: @aisletoaloha I was asked to guest blog, I've never asked #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Sometimes it feels pushy to send someone a post and request for a feature :) #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: Just joining in! Guest blogging is the topic? #crafterminds crafterminds: Definitely do NOT wait to be asked to guest blog. Sometimes small blogs have treasures that are hard to find! #crafterminds FutureSub: Absolutely agreee! @mycottagecharm it's nice to be genuine with people...get to know them personally #crafterminds amschotter: Mandy from Making Memories of Us http://makingmemoriesofuschadandmandy.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds dollarcraft: @kassarie make sure you are familiar with the blog you approach for guestblogging! your post should fit well (@infarrantly) #crafterminds marissamakes: RT @jenjentrixie: Guest posting is a great way to be seen by new readers! #crafterminds infarrantly: @aisletoaloha Always ask. Opportunities don't come to you in blogging. You need to make them happen. #crafterminds kassarie: @bobalooKids You invite others to link up their projects on your blog... Then you can see and feature more bloggers. #crafterminds casabellaproj: @aisletoaloha Girl, it never hurts to ask! The worst someone could say is no. Go for it! :) #crafterminds hiyaluv: @kassarie @infarrantly b intentional in guest post writing know what readers are interested in & write w/ outcomes 4 ur reader #crafterminds TheThriftress: I started with sending relevant projects to "feature" sites. Easier than emailing at random #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @aisletoaloha go ahead and ask. #crafterminds theidearoom: Almost forgot my favorite chat! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @aisletoaloha You can come up with an idea and present it or do the project and send the blogger a picture with the request. #crafterminds JenClark74: One of my goals this year is to put myself out there more and get out of my comfort zone - including exactly this stuff! #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @TheThriftress: I started with sending relevant projects to "feature" sites. Easier than emailing at random #crafterminds attemptingaloha: @Lilbrownhouse I agree. It's really hard to put yourself out there... #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I like being told when I'm featured somewhere! RT@PosyMosey When you post a link do you then let them know you featured them? #crafterminds casabellaproj: Great Minds! :) RT @beneathmyheart: @aisletoaloha go ahead and ask. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I would say, ask...all they can do is say no. :) #crafterminds dollarcraft: don't try to guest post if your blog isn't established.. you need MINIMUM 20 good posts on your site before you guest post #crafterminds marissamakes: RT @crafterminds: Definitely DON'T wait to be asked to guest blog. Sometimes small blogs have treasures that are hard to find! #crafterminds hiyaluv: @amschotter hey girl! welcome:) #crafterminds my8kidsmom: RT @bobalooKids: can someone explain linky parties? totally in the dark. :) #crafterminds

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30daysblog: Hi girls- Mique from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com. Joining in late too- hope you don't mind. #crafterminds kristananne: RT @JenClark74: One of my goals this year is to put myself out there more and get out of my comfort zone #crafterminds myinsanity: I've done a bit of guest blogging & have a question. Is it ever OK to repost the same post on your own blog? #crafterminds lovefamandhome: I'm back...feeding my 4 month old and chatting at the same time...gotta love the multi-tasking talent God gave us women! #crafterminds creationzstudio: love these chats! So much info and encouraging ideas!! #crafterminds bobalooKids: Aaah, thanks! RT @kassarie: @bobalooKids You invite others to link up their projects on your blog... #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @dollarcraft: dont try to guest post if your blog isnt established.. you need MINIMUM 20 good posts on your site first #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I would love to do more giveaways, but I would like to giveaway more than just my stuff. Suggestions? #crafterminds casabellaproj: Great goal! RT @JenClark74: One of my goals this year is to put myself out there more and get out of my comfort zone #crafterminds kristananne: @dollarcraft Good posts as in lots of comments? Or how do I know? I think they're all good...lol ;) #crafterminds crafterminds: Linky parties are like show and tell on the internet. You can go there to see a lot of projects. #crafterminds infarrantly: @30daysblog Hi Mique as in Mickey! #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: @myinsanity I think it's probably best to feature something as one of your favorite past projects, not just repost. #crafterminds kassarie: @giggleglitzglam Ask blogging friends if they'd be willing to sponsor a giveaway for you. #crafterminds infarrantly: @giggleglitzglam I would say if you are a small blog focus on content first before giveaways, ads, hosting linky parties, etc. #crafterminds crafterminds: Ask the blogger who has featured you when you can repost the guest post, if the content is new. Everyone has different "rules" #crafterminds beneathmyheart: Guest posting on other blogs is one of my main goals this year to grow my blog. #crafterminds sheyb: I want to have guest bloggers on my blog this year as well. I love featuring other handmade lovelies. :) #crafterminds jenjentrixie: RT @crafterminds: Linky parties are like show and tell on the internet. You can go there to see a lot of projects. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Linky parties are great! #crafterminds amschotter: @hiyaluv <3 i thought i'd join in for a bit!!! :) #crafterminds CraftProject: @Lilbrownhouse It never hurts to try though....just make sure you are genuine in your ask #crafterminds dollarcraft: @kristananne By "good posts" I just mean solid posts with good content. Comments or not, not that important! #crafterminds Steph2Pigs: RT @aisletoaloha: I like being told when I'm featured somewhere! RT@PosyMosey When you post a link do you then let them know you featured them? #crafterminds theidearoom: @myinsanity Good question! okay to repost same post to your blog aftr gst post? I think after a week or so it is okay...ask #crafterminds clumsycrafter: I'm coming in late too because I forgot <---- not organized (ever) #crafterminds crafterminds: I would definitely build content before worrying about giveaways. You need a solid foundation. #crafterminds

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aunt_nette: RT @Lilbrownhouse: Linky parties are great! so agree! #crafterminds sheyb: All of you #crafterminds should come to #CreativeEstates! http://bit.ly/9dAMf8 - I am the founder. Would be so fun! hiyaluv: @amschotter @hiyaluviam so glad you did;) #crafterminds amschotter: how do you increase readers?? #crafterminds infarrantly: Yes use linky parties but please don't host one if you are a small blog. There is enough out there. #justmytwocents #crafterminds lovefamandhome: I generated a lot of traffic to my site lately with @theletteredcottage re-do linky party. Gonna participate more often! #crafterminds hiyaluv: RT @crafterminds: I would definitely build content before worrying about giveaways. You need a solid foundation. #crafterminds 30daysblog: @infarrantly Hi Beckie as in Becky! ? #crafterminds beneathmyheart: Guest posting on other blogs scares me to death, but I think it's worth the risk! #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: Link parties are a great way! RT @amschotter: how do you increase readers?? #crafterminds crafterminds: Another great idea for building your blog - requesting an interview from some of your fav bloggers. #crafterminds kassarie: RT @crafterminds: I would definitely build content before worrying about giveaways. You need a solid foundation. #crafterminds hiyaluv: @amschotter continue to write. visit other blogs and comment. be consistent and geniune #crafterminds CraftProject: @TheThriftress Sites like Totally Tutorials (http://totallytutorials.blogspot.com/) are good for this sort of thing #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @infarrantly: Yes use linky parties but please dont host one if you are a small blog. There is enough out there. #crafterminds dollarcraft: why 2 have good amount of content on ur blog b4 guest posting: bc you want to catch readers when they come to visit you. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I also hope to have some guest blogs this year. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I am so thankful to some of the bigger bloggers out there who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds amschotter: @foodwinemodpodg awesome! #crafterminds taunitweets: Great idea! RT @crafterminds: Another great idea for building your blog requesting an interview from your fav bloggers. #crafterminds myinsanity: I've been reluctant to submit projects to big blogs, hoping they would just find & want to post my ideas. Not realistic. #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: RT @crafterminds: Another great idea for building your blog - requesting an interview from some of your fav bloggers. #crafterminds casabellaproj: @beneathmyheart Traci, you are amazing! No need to be worried. Everyone LOVES you! :) #crafterminds jenjentrixie: RT @hiyaluv: @amschotter continue to write. visit other blogs and comment. be consistent and geniune #crafterminds sandyalamode: @hiyaluv what's going on?? i always miss the #crafterminds chats~!!! kristananne: This I like RT @crafterminds: Another great idea... requesting an interview from some of your fav bloggers. #crafterminds dollarcraft: RT @crafterminds: Another great idea for building your blog - requesting an interview from some of your fav bloggers. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Best advice!! RT @hiyaluv: @amschotter continue to write. visit other blogs and comment. be consistent and geniune #crafterminds

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FutureSub: Me too! RT @beneathmyheart: Guest posting on other blogs scares me to death, but I think its worth the risk! #crafterminds hiyaluv: @amschotter also, be sure to respond to comments so readers come back:) #crafterminds sheyb: @lilredshopgirl yum!! #crafterminds CraftProject: I would love to be featured on ionlylikemonsters (http://www.ionlylikemonsters.com/) this year #crafterminds casabellaproj: Me 2. RT @Lilbrownhouse: I am so thankful to bigger bloggers out there who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @casabellaproj you are way too kind! #crafterminds kassarie: Me 2! RT @Lilbrownhouse: I am so thankful to some of the bigger bloggers out there who reach out and help smaller blogs. #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Yes! RT @casabellaproj: @beneathmyheart Traci, you are amazing! No need to be worried. Everyone LOVES you! :) #crafterminds sandyalamode: great tip for bloggers! RT @hiyaluv @amschotter continue to write. visit other blogs and comment. be consistent and geniune #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @hiyaluv: @amschotter continue to write. visit other blogs and comment. be consistent and geniune #crafterminds Steph2Pigs: Good to know @theidearoom @myinsanity okay to repost same post to your blog aftr gst post? I think after a week or so...ask #crafterminds theidearoom: RT agree RT @crafterminds: Another great idea for building your blog requesting an interview from your fav bloggers. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @myinsanity don't be shy about sharing a great project when you have one (you always do!!) #crafterminds blueskiestweets: my networking plan involves link parties and sending submissions to relevant/ similar sites #crafterminds 25Design: This RT @Lilbrownhouse: I am so thankful to bigger bloggers out there who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds marissamakes: @myinsanity I've had that same secret hope. It's tough to put yourself out there! #crafterminds sheyb: True! RT @jenjentrixie: Guest posting is a great way to be seen by new readers! #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I love linky parties! But definitely good etiquette to visit the other blogs linked up & comment! Great way to meet bloggers! #crafterminds taunitweets: Ditto! RT @Lilbrownhouse: Thankful to some of the bigger bloggers who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds crafterminds: If you do an interview with a big blogger and post it, they will likely mention it. You can get good traffic. #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @amschotter Commenting and making new friends on new blogs always increases readership. That and great content. #crafterminds TheThriftress: Sounds like we could match up guest bloggers with blogger who want guests! #crafterminds FutureSub: ? about guest blogging - is it better to stay in your niche or open up to other sites to widen your readership? #crafterminds amschotter: what is the proper way to ask someone to guest blog? or to interview them on your blog?? #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @TheThriftress: Sounds like we could match up guest bloggers with blogger who want guests! #crafterminds sounds good to me! cottagemagpie: YES! RT @hiyaluv @crafterminds: I would definitely build content before worrying about giveaways. You need a solid foundation. #crafterminds aunt_nette: @TheThriftress that's a great idea! #crafterminds

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giggleglitzglam: @crafterminds I like it! #crafterminds Mandalynn96: RT @Lilbrownhouse: I am so thankful to some of the bigger bloggers out there who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds taunitweets: @CraftProject What a fun site! I've never seen it before... #crafterminds dollarcraft: Nothing is sadder than when you have a giveaway with only 6 comments! <-- ask me how I know! #crafterminds sheyb: @aisletoaloha hey lovely! #crafterminds theidearoom: @beneathmyheart @casabellaproj I would love to have you guest post! #crafterminds hiyaluv: i also love to mentor new blogs:) as your blog grows, be sure to do the same:) #crafterminds dollarcraft: solid RT @blueskiestweets: my networking plan involves link parties and sending submissions to relevant/ similar sites #crafterminds creationzstudio: RT @TheThriftress: Sounds like we could match up guest bloggers with blogger who want guests! #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @jenjentrixie I {heart} u! #crafterminds infarrantly: Sometimes we can't always feature stuff but we could always give you a FB or twitter shout out. Anyway to build traffic. #crafterminds parresia: I am missing the party again... kid's homework... dinner prep! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: RT @crafterminds: If you do an interview with a big blogger and post it, they will likely mention it. You can get good traffic. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Killer combo! RT @cottagemagpie: @amschotter Commenting and making new friends increases readership. That and great content. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: Traci you can guest post for me anyday @beneathmyheart #crafterminds bobalooKids: I think interviews would fit well on my blog - thanks for mentioning it! #crafterminds dollarcraft: Great idea!! RT @TheThriftress: Sounds like we could match up guest bloggers with blogger who want guests! #crafterminds crafterminds: @amschotter - best bet is to send a nice and genuine e-mail and just ask straightaway. I like it when ppl get to the point. #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: @dollarcraft I've had issues with that before too! Got to be careful who/what you're giving away. #crafterminds PosyMosey: RT @amschotter: what is the proper way to ask someone to guest blog? or to interview them on your blog?? #crafterminds aisletoaloha: @sheyb alooooha! ;) fancy seeing you in here! ;) #crafterminds kassarie: RT @hiyaluv: i also love to mentor new blogs:) as your blog grows, be sure to do the same:) #crafterminds clumsycrafter: RT @cottagemagpie: @amschotter Commenting and making new friends on new blogs always increases readership. #crafterminds (and gains friends) beneathmyheart: @theidearoom seriously? I'm there, baby! :) So honored. #crafterminds infarrantly: That is what crafterminds is about RT @hiyaluv: i also love to mentor new blogs:) as your blog grows, be sure to do the same:) #crafterminds taunitweets: Sure, but don't use someone for traffic! RT @crafterminds: If you do an interv w/ a big blogger, they will likely mention it. #crafterminds myinsanity: @dollarcraft Thanks Heather! I also think after completing project and blogging it, I'm sometimes out of steam to promote it. #crafterminds my8kidsmom: Love this! RT @hiyaluv: i also love to mentor new blogs:) as your blog grows, be sure to do the same:) #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I love doing that too! RT @infarrantly: Sometimes we cant always feature stuff but can give you a FB or twitter shout out. #crafterminds

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beneathmyheart: @mycottagecharm will do! :) talk later. #crafterminds crafterminds: Don't do giveaways unless you believe in/like the product. You will erode trust if you just endorse everything. #crafterminds niftyfoodie: Ooo...I love this #crafterminds tweet chat! Thanks for telling me about it @marissamakes! infarrantly: My NY's blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds dollarcraft: RT @crafterminds best bet is to send a nice and genuine e-mail and just ask straightaway. I like it when ppl get to the point #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I'd love to be a mentor and be mentored! RT @hiyaluv i also love to mentor new blogs:) #crafterminds cottagemagpie: SO true! And friends are so important! RT @clumsycrafter ...always increases readership (and gains friends)... #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: We should all do the same! RT @hiyaluv: i also love to mentor new blogs:) as your blog grows, be sure to do the same:) #crafterminds hiyaluv: <3 Love it! :) RT @infarrantly: My NYs blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds casabellaproj: You are so inspiring and kind! RT @infarrantly: My NYs blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds 30daysblog: I'm looking for people to guest blog on 30days too! #crafterminds marissamakes: @niftyfoodie So glad you joined! :o) #crafterminds dollarcraft: I would just send a quick email asking for an interview... almost NOBODY says no @PosyMosey: @amschotter: #crafterminds kassarie: HOW NICE!!! RT @infarrantly: My NYs blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @infarrantly You rock as a mentor! :) #crafterminds theidearoom: @beneathmyheart Absolutely! I LOVE your blog...and your design style. Can you guest post from my house on project for me? :) #crafterminds hiyaluv: <3 RT @aisletoaloha: Id love to be a mentor and be mentored! RT @hiyaluv i also love to mentor new blogs:) #crafterminds KidtoGrownUp: RT @taunitweets: Sure, but don't use someone for traffic! RT @crafterminds: If you do an interv w/ a big blogger, they will likely mention it. #crafterminds myinsanity: RT @infarrantly: Sometimes we can't always feature stuff but we could always give you a FB or twitter shout out. Anyway to build traffic. #crafterminds taunitweets: RT @crafterminds: Dont do giveaways unless you believe in/like the product. You will erode trust if you endorse everything. #crafterminds hiyaluv: @30daysblog anytime:) #crafterminds TheThriftress: Here's a Q...should every blogger have Facebook page..I'm considering it. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I'd be really interested to know if there are any crafty bloggers in my area. #crafterminds lovefamandhome: @infarrantly I would love some mentoring or any feedback you could give me! #crafterminds parresia: @casabellaproj @infarrantly ooh, mentor me, mentor me!!! :) #crafterminds 30daysblog: ? that Beckie! So cool. RT @infarrantly My NY's blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds attemptingaloha: @infarrantly How in the WORLD do you have time? #supermom #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @30daysblog Add me to your list of guest bloggers. :) #crafterminds

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ThinkUrCrafty: SoThankful! RT @Lilbrownhouse: Thankful to some of the bigger bloggers who reach out and help smaller/just starting out blogs. #crafterminds amschotter: @dollarcraft thanks so much! :) #crafterminds crafterminds: I do several interviews a month - I love it! #crafterminds madiganmade: Jumpin in to join the #crafterminds chat today. Hiiii! ;) dollarcraft: @myinsanity I understand! Sometimes I wait a few days/a week to promote a post that I think is good #crafterminds sheyb: RT @crafterminds: Dont do giveaways unless you believe in/like the product. You will erode trust if you endorse everything. #crafterminds casabellaproj: Ditto! :) RT @lovefamandhome: @infarrantly I would love some mentoring or any feedback you could give me! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I love to have guest bloggers and spotlight people :) #crafterminds condoblues: @crafterminds @amschotter Just make sure that you're asking 2 guest on blog that fits your niche.I get splogs looking 4 links #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @beneathmyheart: @30daysblog Add me to your list of guest bloggers. :) #crafterminds sounds fun! creationzstudio: RT @dollarcraft: I would just send a quick email asking for an interview... almost NOBODY says no @PosyMosey: @amschotter: #crafterminds my8kidsmom: That would be great fun! RT @30daysblog: I'm looking for people to guest blog on 30days too! #crafterminds kassarie: @giggleglitzglam Where's your area?? #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: How big to be first? RT @TheThriftress: Heres a Q...should every blogger have Facebook page..Im considering it. #crafterminds myinsanity: @infarrantly True! I had a huge spike in traffic when Kim from The TomKat Studios linked to my Brooklyn Baby Shower on FB! #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @30daysblog: I'm looking for people to guest blog on 30days too! #crafterminds aunt_nette: What would the "mentoring" be about? blog, crafts, sell ? #crafterminds theidearoom: Love that idea!! RT @infarrantly: My NYs blogging resolution is to mentor 2 smaller bloggers a month. #crafterminds crafterminds: I'm starting to mentor someone this month - I'm so excited! #crafterminds CraftProject: @foodwinemodpodg @crafterminds I've been considering starting a podcast associated with my blog so that I could interview more #crafterminds sheyb: @TheThriftress I don't think it's a must to have a Facebook page. I think it's a preference thing. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Whoa this #crafterminds feed is going soo fast! Love it though! Lilbrownhouse: Does anyone else despair over too few comments on a post? #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @hiyaluv @aisletoaloha I'd love to be mentored, but not really up to mentoring yet. I can barely figure this out somedays. #crafterminds thesickchick: @craftproject -- POdcasts are wonderful. Let me know if you need help, I've been involved with many :) #crafterminds hiyaluv: @FabricShoppe hi and welcome:) #crafterminds taunitweets: You are very generous with your features! RT @jenjentrixie: I love to have guest bloggers and spotlight people :) #crafterminds crafterminds: My next tip is to start a Facebook page - but like @dollarcraft mentioned, you need content first #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Invite a new talent to guest post on your blog. It helps them and you both. RT @foodwinemodpodg @hiyaluvRT mentor new blogs:) #crafterminds

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sheyb: Where is everyone located? I'm in Arizona #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: RT @FabricShoppe: Whoa this #crafterminds feed is going soo fast! Love it though! #crafterminds utahchemnrd: @theidearoom You've helped me a ton, Amy! #crafterminds creationzstudio: can't wait for the transcript on this!..super fast!! #crafterminds marissamakes: I'd love a local network too! RT @giggleglitzglam: Id be really interested to know if there are any crafty bloggers in my area #crafterminds RockABow: Hi I am Kristen with Rock-A-Bow. Joining in late #crafterminds theidearoom: RT @crafterminds: Dont do giveaways unless you believe in/like the product. You will erode trust if you endorse everything. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Thank you! @hiyaluv #crafterminds casabellaproj: Jen, you rock at this. Seriously. :) RT @jenjentrixie: I love to have guest bloggers and spotlight people :) #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @Lilbrownhouse: Does anyone else despair over too few comments on a post? #crafterminds I just look at stats..make sure I have readers!:) hiyaluv: it takes time. slow & steady wins the race:) RT @giggleglitzglam: @hiyaluv @aisletoaloha #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @dollarcraft Do you have a post that I could look at of an interview? What does it entail? #crafterminds taunitweets: @sheyb @TheThriftress I agree with Shey...although it does open you up a whole new group of readers... #crafterminds PosyMosey: @FabricShoppe I know! It's crazy! just do your bestand read the transcript later to catch what you missed! #crafterminds aunt_nette: RT @sheyb: Where is everyone located? FLORIDA #crafterminds beneathmyheart: I've seen my page views on my blog go up since I started linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds kassarie: Arizona too! RT @sheyb: Where is everyone located? Im in Arizona #crafterminds tabbiecat77: West Virginia RT @sheyb: Where is everyone located? Im in Arizona #crafterminds lovefamandhome: @Lilbrownhouse I do! Bums me out when I work so hard on a post and only get 2 comments, or no comments for that matter! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @crafterminds It's an old saw but bears repeating: Content, content, content is KING. Always top priority. #crafterminds TheThriftress: Yes! Esp when I love the project!RT @Lilbrownhouse: Does anyone else despair over too few comments on a post? #crafterminds thesickchick: @marissamakes -- Absolutely! I am in the process of moving to Sydney, Australia and want to meet more locals! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Little ole Idaho! RT @sheyb: Where is everyone located? Im in Arizona #crafterminds marissamakes: I'm in South Florida. #crafterminds niftyfoodie: I'm located in Louisiana! #crafterminds crafterminds: A FB page can be a great compliment to the blog. It's an easy way for FB'rs to access your content. It's in my top 10 referral #crafterminds amschotter: @mycottagecharm @Lilbrownhouse i do :-/ #crafterminds myinsanity: @30daysblog I'd love to guest blog for you sometime! #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Good idea! @PosyMosey #crafterminds

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aisletoaloha: RT @hiyaluv: it takes time. slow & steady wins the race:) RT @giggleglitzglam: @hiyaluv @aisletoaloha #crafterminds parresia: @crafterminds do you ever do a giveaway of your own handmade stuff??? #crafterminds 30daysblog: Will definitely get in touch with all you. Thanks girls! :) @mycottagecharm @beneathmyheart @my8kidsmom #crafterminds attemptingaloha: @kassarie Oahu! #crafterminds infarrantly: Absolutely RT @beneathmyheart: Ive seen my page views on my blog go up since I started linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: Texas #crafterminds dollarcraft: RE: Facebook page -- yes! You should have at least the main kinds of accounts FB, twitter & possibly others like YouTube. #crafterminds taunitweets: Me too. RT @beneathmyheart: Ive seen my page views on my blog go up since I started linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: The beautiful state of Kentucky! #crafterminds tabbiecat77: I'm just thrilled if I get any comments at all at this point. :-D #crafterminds PosyMosey: I'm in St. Louis, MO #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @lovefamandhome Many bloggers respond to comments with comments, so get out there and comment to get comments back. #crafterminds theidearoom: awww thanks! Hope so...RT @utahchemnrd: Youve helped me a ton, Amy! #crafterminds sheyb: And you do an excellent job at it! xo RT @jenjentrixie: I love to have guest bloggers and spotlight people :) #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @beneathmyheart: I've seen my page views on my blog go up since I started linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds TOTALLY agree! ChristineUrias: I am in Toronto!! #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: I love my FB page. I have fun chats with fans #crafterminds crafterminds: I also offer content on my FB page I don't on my blog - it's an added bonus to find me there #crafterminds kassarie: @theidearoom Amy's reader list on her sidebar got me SO many new hits from her blog!!! #crafterminds 30daysblog: @myinsanity Done. Thanks! ;) {Loving this!!!} #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @Lilbrownhouse Oregon, here! #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: @crafterminds How big do you need to be though before jumping into FB? Would be sad to have 6 FB "likes" #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @Lilbrownhouse I do :). I feel I need a better way of judging who is reading. #crafterminds amschotter: i plan on commenting more. i always read all the blogs i follow, but i know i need to actually leave some love! <3 #crafterminds creationzstudio: @tabbiecat77 @sheyb california #crafterminds dollarcraft: make sure you also have RSS feed, email subscription, and newsletter if you can #crafterminds thesickchick: Me too! I've been too lax as a blogger... RT @tabbiecat77: I'm just thrilled if I get any comments at all at this point. :-D #crafterminds infarrantly: I think FB is more important than tiwtter. Most readers are on FB but not all are on twitter #crafterminds PosyMosey: RT @tabbiecat77: Im just thrilled if I get any comments at all at this point. :-D #crafterminds

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aisletoaloha: I'm in Hawaii! :) But originally from MD. RT @sheyb Where is everyone located? #crafterminds ShinyDesigns: I do a series called True Stories where I tell a creative business' story "magazine style" It's been really popular at TAB #crafterminds amschotter: Indiana...woo #crafterminds casabellaproj: I think having a Facebook page for your blog (WITH a landing page) is a brilliant move. #crafterminds kristananne: Suburbs of Houston TX #crafterminds clumsycrafter: I'm fighting getting a FB page. really on the fence about it #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: Has anyone noticed youtube being benificial #crafterminds #crafterminds blueskiestweets: @cottagemagpie Have to remember this one and make sure I stick to it myself #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Ditto!RT @infarrantly: RT @beneathmyheart: Ive seen my page views o blog go up since I started linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds casabellaproj: Agreed! RT @infarrantly: I think FB is more important than tiwtter. Most readers are on FB but not all are on twitter #crafterminds hiyaluv: @parresia @crafterminds yes, when i first started my shop:) I am in Delaware #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @casabellaproj: I think having a Facebook page for your blog (WITH a landing page) is a brilliant move. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: agree!RT @infarrantly: I think FB is more important than tiwtter. Most readers are on FB but not all are on twitter #crafterminds taunitweets: @infarrantly Really? I get about twice the traffic from Twitter even though I have more "friends" on FB. #crafterminds dollarcraft: People visit your blog maybe once a day, but are on FB all day long... post 3-4 links a day, and they are seeing you 4x a day! #crafterminds infarrantly: My fans rock. If I ever have a question I post it there and usually my readers give great advice. #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb I'm in va #crafterminds bobalooKids: Me too! RT @amschotter: Indiana...woo #crafterminds mycottagecharm: why have so many blogs gone to RSS feed instead of followers #crafterminds kristananne: Dont even know where to start RT @dollarcraft: make sure you also have RSS feed, email subscription, and newsletter if you can #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I'm in Dallas! #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @thesickchick Ahhh podcasts! I am hoping to get one going sometime soon #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I love using my FB page to spotlight projects I love and new blogs. #crafterminds cottagemagpie: And me! RT @taunitweets: Me too. RT @beneathmyheart: ...page views on my blog go up ...linking my posts on Facebook. #crafterminds lovefamandhome: @cottagemagpie @lovefamandhome been trying to do more of that! :) #crafterminds crafterminds: Don't focus on the number of comments. Your quality of posts and stats are important. #crafterminds sheyb: I have also been asked to be a mentor for new businesses. I'm considering it. #crafterminds theidearoom: I did when just starting...got 14 comments RT @parresia: do you ever do a giveaway of your own handmade stuff??? #crafterminds aunt_nette: I only giveaway my handmade stuff RT @parresia: @crafterminds do you ever do a giveaway of your own handmade stuff??? #crafterminds

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sheyb: @CraftaholicAnon Hey you! :) #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I am in Salt Lake City :) #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: My overall traffic went up when I put links to my Facebook and Twitter on my blog site. #crafterminds thesickchick: @my8kidsmom -- The more the merrier! Let me know if you need any help :) #crafterminds my8kidsmom: #crafterminds I am in Michigan dollarcraft: I don't have a very active commenting community on Dollar Store Crafts, but TONS of interaction on our FB page #crafterminds casabellaproj: My FB likes on my other blog FB page skyrocketed after I added a landing page. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Facebook probably isn't for everyone but it has been HUGE for us! #crafterminds hiyaluv: RT @dollarcraft: People visit your blog maybe once a day, but are on FB all day long... post 3-4 links a day they see u 4x day #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I started out doing my own giveaways and then companies started contacting me. #crafterminds taunitweets: I am in SLC too :) #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @jenjentrixie: I love using my FB page to spotlight projects I love and new blogs. #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @dollarcraft: I dont have a very active commenting community on Dollar Store Crafts, but TONS of interaction on our FB page #crafterminds crafterminds: The craft map is a great place to list your blog - and find other bloggers in your area #crafterminds aunt_nette: this is going way too fast to see... any Florida peeps, @ me. I wanna follow! #crafterminds theidearoom: with FB i get a little more persoanl interaction with fans and share stuff from everydayhome life.. #crafterminds RockABow: In Orange County CA #crafterminds clumsycrafter: now you are all talking me into a FB page! #crafterminds thesickchick: #crafterminds -- I am in North Carolina for a few months. But I visit every year for weeks on end, so would love to meet more locals! cottagemagpie: Great tip -- I share "Behind the SCenes" stuff for example RT @crafterminds: ...offer content on my FB page I don't on my blog #crafterminds sheyb: @Lilbrownhouse Yes. Sometimes I get sad if I don't get many comments. but I know people are viewing, so it's not so bad. #crafterminds hiyaluv: RT @crafterminds: Dont focus on the number of comments. Your quality of posts and stats are important. #crafterminds casabellaproj: I'm from Sweet Home Alabama. :) #crafterminds myinsanity: RT @dollarcraft: People visit your blog maybe once a day, but are on FB all day long... post 3-4 links a day, and they are seeing you 4x a day! #crafterminds TheThriftress: ok NY resolution: start FB page! #crafterminds kristananne: thx for the tip! RT @crafterminds: The craft map is a great place to list your blog and find other bloggers in your area #crafterminds sandyalamode: @hiyaluv @sheyb how do i join in on #crafterminds?? would love to participate!! PosyMosey: @casabellaproj ok, what is a landing page? #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @clumsycrafter Good! FB is definitely a great resource! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @dollarcraft should you use different fb pages for blog and business #crafterminds

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crafterminds: My Facebook page grows by 200 members every week at a minimum. It's amazing! #crafterminds dollarcraft: yes! & feature links I don't have time to on my site RT @jenjentrixie: I love using my FB page to spotlight projects I love #crafterminds jenjentrixie: That is my fav part! RT @theidearoom: with FB i get a little more persoanl interaction with fans .. #crafterminds thesickchick: Where is this? RT @crafterminds: The craft map is a great place to list your blog and find other bloggers in your area #crafterminds beneathmyheart: @casabellaproj I don't know if I have a FB landing page, do I? #crafterminds kristananne: RT @PosyMosey: @casabellaproj ok, what is a landing page? #crafterminds mycottagecharm: oohh, what is the craft map #crafterminds kassarie: @jenjentrixie Giving away your own handmade things??? #crafterminds parresia: wow, i don't even know what to put on my facebook page, although I do have one #whimsicalwords #crafterminds madiganmade: Where is that? online? RT @crafterminds: The craft map is a great place to list your blog #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: what is landing page?RT casabellaproj: I think having a Facebook page for your blog (WITH a landing page) is a brilliant move. #crafterminds DespairBot: RT @mycottagecharm: RT @Lilbrownhouse: Does anyone else despair over too few comments on a post? #crafterminds I just look at stats..... CraftProject: @30daysblog I'll blog for you #crafterminds parresia: RT @kristananne: RT @PosyMosey: @casabellaproj ok, what is a landing page? #crafterminds hiyaluv: @sandyalamode @hiyaluv @sheyb you already are:) use the hashtag #crafterminds. go to tweetchat.com it is easier to follow #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @sandyalamode Come in through Tweet Chat with hashtag #crafterminds :) #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I have a FB page for my Etsy shop, post blog links on there & get lots of traffic! Love it! #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @thesickchick Thank! When I am ready I am going to take you up on that. #crafterminds hiyaluv: @madiganmade hey luv:) #crafterminds aunt_nette: about facebook. I built mine b/4 my blog, and I understand you can't have two FB pgs, right? I'd like to keep separate #crafterminds dollarcraft: @ElizabethRevels I would set up a dedicated page for anything that is distinct have 3-4 of them, one for each blog #crafterminds crafterminds: I've found bloggers in my area: http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds taunitweets: Great ideaRT @cottagemagpie: I share "Behind the Scenes" stuff RT@crafterminds: ...offer content on my FB page I dont on blog #crafterminds my8kidsmom: Landing page? pls explain RT @casabellaproj: My FB likes on my other blog FB page skyrocketed after I added a landing page. #crafterminds madiganmade: Hi back, dear! RT @hiyaluv: @madiganmade hey luv:) #crafterminds dollarcraft: @sandyalamode http://tweetchat.com/room/crafterminds #crafterminds parresia: I have a FB page, but don't get a lot of traffic... how do I build it up? #crafterminds carissa_marie: I'm outside of Portland, OR. Lots of fun crafters and knitting talent here #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @aunt_nette You CAN have multiple FB pages, just not multiple FB accounts that attach to a profile. #crafterminds

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CraftProject: @TheSickChick @crafterminds I've never heard of the craft map before - have to check it out #crafterminds FabricShoppe: I definitely keep my business and personal facebook very seperate! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: RT @aunt_nette: about facebook. I built mine b/4 my blog, and I understand you can't have two FB pgs, right? #crafterminds really? not 2? aunt_nette: Cool - THNX! RT @crafterminds: Ive found bloggers in my area: http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds dollarcraft: @aunt_nette I would set up a FB FAN page for your blog #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I have my facebook page (private) then have a business page for my blog #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: Good afternoon, crafty ladies! :) #crafterminds myinsanity: @marissamakes @PartyStartMe Good to know I'm not alone in this! #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: I'm in the Salt Lake Area too! #crafterminds theidearoom: Never seen this thanks! RT @crafterminds: Ive found bloggers in my area: http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb hola! Chiming in on *my first* #crafterminds chat :) crafterminds: An article about how and when to approach bloggers: http://blogsessive.com /blogging-tips/networking-tips/ #crafterminds madiganmade: Good ? RT @parresia: I have a FB page, but dont get a lot of traffic... how do I build it up? #crafterminds dollarcraft: @carissa_marie Hey friend! #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @FabricShoppe: I definitely keep my business and personal facebook very seperate! #crafterminds amschotter: any suggestions on how to promote your blog to get more followers??...:) #crafterminds FabricShoppe: I am in a very snowy Minnesota! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @dollarcraft it is kind of distinct but I have been using the blog to promote my @ETSY shop. The idea behind each is unique #crafterminds kassarie: I have a personal FB page, and one for my business... No blog page yet... but maybe in the New Year. #crafterminds aunt_nette: OH! That helps! Thnx RT @cottagemagpie: just not multiple FB accounts that attach to a profile. #crafterminds blueskiestweets: RT @parresia: RT @kristananne: RT @PosyMosey: @casabellaproj ok, what is a landing page? #crafterminds RockABow: This year my goal is to expand my blog. Only have 26 followers. Any suggestions? #crafterminds #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Post regularly with links to great ideas -- not just your own.RT @parresia: I have a FB page, but dont get a lot of traffic. #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: #crafterminds how do u create a landing page for Fb? Mandalynn96: O-H-I-O :) #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @madiganmade As always, compelling content rules. Also, ask your fans questions, invite them to respond in kind. #crafterminds theidearoom: Me too :0 course you already knew that! RT @ThinkUrCrafty: Im in the Salt Lake Area too! #crafterminds thesickchick: Cool! Will go on it soon!l! RT @crafterminds: I've found bloggers in my area: http://bit.ly/hxCz3B #crafterminds CraftProject: @sheyb @Lilbrownhouse same thing for me #crafterminds

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FutureSub: Ooo, this looks cool. Thanks. RT @crafterminds: Ive found bloggers in my area: http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: @amschotter Comment on other blogs with thoughtfulness and readers will come to check you out. :) #crafterminds amschotter: @bobalooKids w00t w00t! #crafterminds taunitweets: I find that people access both my personal and blog FB accounts...I just manage my personal privacy settings, keep them tight #crafterminds kassarie: @amschotter Link up to other linky parties with your ideas. #crafterminds dollarcraft: To build up FB page: have the widget w/the faces on your sidebar, be sure to make your FB page worth following (w/good links) #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: @RockABow Link parties did the trick for me! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: in the sense that one is lifestyle and one is retail #crafterminds sandyalamode: Hi #crafterminds! I'm originally from Michigan, but now work/live in Kansas City, MO! #crafterminds parresia: how much does your giveaway need to be worth? #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: Do you use a different facebook profile or do you just do a group/business that people like? #crafterminds CraftProject: @crafterminds that's amazing - congratulations! #crafterminds casabellaproj: A landing page is a page that 1st time visitors will see. http://www.facebook.com /myblessedlife.net Click "welcome" #crafterminds theidearoom: Jen is awesome at this! RT @jenjentrixie: Post regularly with links to great ideas -not just your own. #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Linky parties can bring you tons of traffic. RT @kassarie: @amschotter Link up to other linky parties with your ideas. #crafterminds hiyaluv: @sandyalamode yay! #crafterminds dollarcraft: p.s. anyone who is hesitant to promote other bloggers/projects on your blog/FB -get OVER IT! Best way to build yourself up #crafterminds TheThriftress: trying to cook, keep an eye on the kids and keep up! #crafterminds Steph2Pigs: I like fun/different posts on FB than on blog RT @cottagemagpie @crafterminds: ...offer content on FB I don't on my blog #crafterminds . lovefamandhome: All of my blog posts post to facebook thru network blogs, but do not have a facebook page for my site. Do I need one? #crafterminds aisletoaloha: Yes! Commenting is big! RT @SerenityNowGirl @amschotter Comment on other blogs with thoughtfulness :) #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @dollarcraft I can't manage to feed my blog through my facebook. Tricks? #crafterminds mycottagecharm: my traffic picked up quite a bit after @theletteredcottage and @southernrhoda Christmas linky party #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Def don't forget to put the FB and Twitter info on your blog!!! RT @dollarcraft: FB: have the widget w/the faces on sidebar #crafterminds amschotter: @kassarie how do you get involved with linky parties??? :) #crafterminds i'd love to give it a try! casabellaproj: My other landing page is here: http://www.facebook.com /thecasabellaproject?v=app_4949752878&ref=ts #crafterminds crafterminds: Visit me to see an example of the FB widget - people can LIKE your FB page right from ur blog http://www.modpodgerocksblog.com #crafterminds 30daysblog: Anyone else from the L.A. area? #crafterminds #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: Ah nards! I totally missed the chat today!!! #crafterminds

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hiyaluv: yes networked blogs is good:) love it. #crafterminds dollarcraft: There's no golden ticket to growing your blog/FB/follower count. You have to build person by person, day by day. #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: I forget that I even have a blog FB page a lot of the time. Should probably change that. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @dollarcraft I love blogging about others! #crafterminds mycottagecharm: anyone from KY #crafterminds RockABow: Just linked up to a linky party for the first time today. :) RT @foodwinemodpodg: @RockABow Link parties did the trick for me! #crafterminds hiyaluv: alright friends. must go:( have a good one! nice chatting! #crafterminds 30daysblog: @casabellaproj How did you do your FB landing page? Love it! #crafterminds #crafterminds amschotter: @hiyaluv how do you typically respond to follower comments???? #crafterminds FabricShoppe: RT @dollarcraft: There's no golden ticket to growing your blog/FB/follower count. build person by person, day by day. #crafterminds casabellaproj: @giggleglitzglam Do you use Networked Blogs? #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Let's support each other! RT @dollarcraft: p.s. anyone who is hesitant to promote other bloggerson your blog/FB get OVER IT! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: YES! RT @dollarcraft: There's no golden ticket to growing ... You have to build person by person, day by day. #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: i'm having trouble with making myself post more. but i am thinking featuring other bloggers and crafters might help #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @dollarcraft: Theres no golden ticket to growing your blog/FB/follower count. You have to build person by personday by day #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: RT @dollarcraft: Theres no golden ticket to growing yr blog/FB/follower count. You have 2 build person by person, day by day. #crafterminds taunitweets: small connected group is sometimes better than hundreds. RT@RockABow: This year my goal is to expand. Only have 26 followers. #crafterminds theidearoom: Multitasking at its finest! RT @TheThriftress: trying to cook, keep an eye on the kids and keep up! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Yes!! RT @dollarcraft:no golden ticket to growing your blog/FB/follower count. You have to build person by person, day by day. #crafterminds sheyb: I have a FB Fan Page and a regular FB page. I use my FB fan page a little, not my personal FB page ever. ;) #crafterminds dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam There's that Networking Blogs thing that works w/FB. I personally don't have a feed onto FB #crafterminds kassarie: @amschotter I have a list on my blog of some that i particpate in... Just search and find some you like. Then link up! #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @casabellaproj I don't know? Is that bad? #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @casabellaproj Thx! I am going to have to google a how to on that one #crafterminds taunitweets: @RockABow Congrats! #crafterminds casabellaproj: I engage my FB audience every single day. It's made a big difference. #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: I'm starting one on SYTYC this week so everyone can play along. RT: @RockABow Link parties did the trick for me! #crafterminds sandyalamode: @amschotter i do have giveaways but always make sure to have my own original content! #crafterminds

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hiyaluv: @amschotter @hiyaluv reply to the comment itself. and try to find their blog and comment on their blog:) #crafterminds madiganmade: My blog grew b/c of many of u gals! Thx! RT @dollarcraft: ps hesitant to promote other bloggerson Ur blog/FB? - get OVER IT! #crafterminds dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam I personally don't have a feed onto FB bc of intellectual property (FB's terms of service is sketchy) #crafterminds FabricShoppe: RT @casabellaproj: I engage my FB audience every single day. It's made a big difference. #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: Link party pages - Lots of us have them. I've got all mine in one place on my blog! @amschotter @kassarie #crafterminds crafterminds: Expect to grow slowly at first. Have a lot of patience. Each follower is meaningful. #crafterminds sheyb: @CraftaholicAnon me too! #crafterminds theidearoom: Same RT @sheyb: I have a FB Fan Page and a regular FB page. I use my FB fan page a little, not my personal FB page ever. ;) #crafterminds aunt_nette: RT @casabellaproj: just "liked" you on FB #crafterminds aisletoaloha: What's the best way to respond to comments? Email? Follow up comment? comment on their blog? #crafterminds casabellaproj: @giggleglitzglam HA! You can set up your feed through Networked Blogs to post automatically to your FB page. :) #crafterminds thesickchick: #crafterminds -- I know we're all interested in the FB eyeballs but don't ignore twitter either, we have a great community right here! :) clumsycrafter: RT @crafterminds: Expect to grow slowly at first. Have a lot of patience. Each follower is meaningful. #crafterminds TheThriftress: @theidearoom You got it! #crafterminds dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam I just link to my blog posts on my FB fan page daily (or whenever I think of it) #crafterminds myinsanity: I'm almost getting burned out on linky parties. So many parties, everyone linking, nobody reading? #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: @ElizabethRevels I think promoting others is GREAT, but u also need 2 b sure not to turn your blog into re-posts... #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: #crafterminds I think giveaways should be at least $25 in value. Make it worth entering. lizardnladybug: agreed! dollarcraft hesitant to promote other bloggers/projects on your blog/FB -get OVER IT! #crafterminds #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I email RT @aisletoaloha: Whats the best way to respond to comments? Email? Follow up comment? comment on their blog? #crafterminds sandyalamode: @amschotter @hiyaluv i respond to follower comments either through comments on their blog or through email! #crafterminds eileensideways: @SmshedPNCarrots it's just started #crafterminds crafterminds: We did a Twitter chat on comments a few weeks ago: http://tinyurl.com/29kedc9 Visit her for comment tips and tricks. #crafterminds kassarie: RT @foodwinemodpodg: Link party pages - Lots of us have them. Ive got all mine in one place on my blog! @amschotter @kassarie #crafterminds CraftProject: @RockABow tie it to your Facebook and Twitter...and post more often (I just challenged myself to post daily in 2011) #crafterminds sheyb: @aisletoaloha Comment on their blog, I say. Or respond to the comment via email. #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @dollarcraft Agreed! My business is never hurt by helping someone else pay it forward #crafterminds

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SerenityNowGirl: ...unless your blog is dedicated to showcasing others #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I comment directly on their blog, or email if they don't have a blog. #crafterminds JenClark74: Holding a very colicky 2-month old and trying to keep up - great tips - loving this chat as always!! #crafterminds parresia: RT @aisletoaloha: What's the best way to respond to comments? Email? Follow up comment? comment on their blog? #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: RT @dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam I personally dont have a feed onto FB bc of int. property (FBs terms of service is sketchy) #crafterminds hiyaluv: i do any:) RT @aisletoaloha: Whats the best way to respond to comments? Email? Follow up comment? comment on their blog? #crafterminds infarrantly: Let's continue to have the crafting niche be a positive place. Stick up for one another, encourage and help each other. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @smshedpncarrots we're still chatting! xoxo #crafterminds TheThriftress: Email if enabled in profileRT @aisletoaloha: Whats the best way to respond to comments? #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Me, too! RT @theidearoom: Same RT @sheyb: ...I use my FB fan page a little, not my personal FB page ever. ;) #crafterminds casabellaproj: @dollarcrafts I've heard that manual linking is even better than auto feed...for FB page. #crafterminds hiyaluv: RT @sheyb: @aisletoaloha Comment on their blog, I say. Or respond to the comment via email. #crafterminds jenjentrixie: It takes time, enjoy it!RT @crafterminds: Expect to grow slowly at first. Have a lot of patience. Each follower is meaningful. #crafterminds CraftProject: @foodwinemodpodg @RockABow what's a link party? #crafterminds madiganmade: ?? interested to hear.. RT @dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam I personally dont have a feed onto FB bc of intellectual property #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @JenClark74 sorry for the colic! been there! it will be over soon. #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: appreciate those that follow you! Try to reply when they comment!! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: really good point about fb I resisted getting an account with them for that reason #crafterminds parresia: I can't even figure out how to repsond to comments on blogspot ... not good PR #crafterminds aisletoaloha: @sheyb Yeah, I usually reply to their blog. Or email. Some ppl don't check back. #crafterminds FutureSub: Do you post completely different content on your FB page and your twitter and blog? Wondering about to make each feel fresh? #crafterminds taunitweets: @parresia @aisletoaloha all of the above? :) #crafterminds aunt_nette: if you respond to their comments on their blog, then you're putting your name out there again good move #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: Gaining lots of education, this helps! Now if I can convince my cousin to revamp my blog so it's pretty! #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: A place to link up your projects, like crafts, recipes, etc! @CraftProject @foodwinemodpodg @RockABow #crafterminds MonicaBenavidez: RT @infarrantly: Let's continue to have the crafting niche be a positive place. Stick up for one another, encourage and help each other. #crafterminds sandyalamode: ditto! RT @hiyaluv @sheyb: @aisletoaloha Comment on their blog, I say. Or respond to the comment via email. #crafterminds bobalooKids: I use disqus for comments now thanks to a crafterminds chat and I'm really liking it! #crafterminds

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theidearoom: RT Lets continue to have the crafting niche be a positive place. encourage and help each other. #crafterminds infarrantly: feature others, comment, reach out to those smaller than yours, offer suggestions to improve our niche. #crafterminds sheyb: I don't link to linky parties. :-O #crafterminds dollarcraft: @ElizabethRevels Just be smart about the way you use FB! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @parresia set the comment to come to your email inbox and then just reply back through that email #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I have a Treasures and Trinkets linky party if anyone would like to link up to that. :) #crafterminds crafterminds: @FutureSub - I post my blog on FB, b/c that's where so many ppl already area. But I also give the FB'rs extra links :D #crafterminds carissa_marie: @dollarcraft hey-0! I'm actually working on a blog today about how your site inspired my crafty 2010 Xmas :-) #crafterminds cottagemagpie: I email a response but also comment. @aisletoaloha: ...respond to comments? Email? Follow up comment? comment on their blog? #crafterminds casabellaproj: @30daysblog I just created my image and used the tutorial here: http://tinyurl.com /2fkqwzr #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @infarrantly: feature others, comment, reach out to those smaller than yours, offer suggestions to improve our niche. #crafterminds apichea: @parresia I installed Disqus on my blogspot blog in order to respond to comments more easily and directly #crafterminds taunitweets: @FutureSub Great tip -- post details and behind the scenes on FB... #crafterminds taunitweets: RT @infarrantly: feature others, comment, reach out to those smaller than yours, offer suggestions to improve our niche. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @FutureSub I find my FB readers respond to different things than my Twitter feed, etc... or just spread the good links around #crafterminds condoblues: @FutureSub When I update Twitter it's linked & posts to Facebook. #crafterminds marissamakes: Amen to that! RT @infarrantly: Lets keep the crafting niche a positive place. Stick up for, encourage + help each other. #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: So many commenters don't have their emails listed! I want to respond but can't :( @clumsycrafter @parresia #crafterminds infarrantly: Find a group of girls to link arms with when it comes to linky parties. You link up on Monday they link up on Tuesday, etc. #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: RT @infarrantly: feature others, comment, reach out to those smaller than yours, offer suggestions to improve our niche. #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb sweet! #crafterminds virgins rock! Lol kassarie: @CraftProject You invite others to share their ideas with you. Or you share yours with them. By linking back to your content! #crafterminds madiganmade: & I am trying Intense Debate RT @bobalooKids: I use disqus for comments now and Im really liking it! #crafterminds theidearoom: Great idea! RT @taunitweets: @FutureSub Great tip -- post details and behind the scenes on FB... #crafterminds casabellaproj: FB landing page tutorial from ProBlogger: http://tinyurl.com/2fkqwzr I'm more than happy to help! Email me! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @dollarcraft so far I only link to my blog, never publish any original work #crafterminds dollarcraft: RT @bobalooKids: I use disqus for comments now thanks to a crafterminds chat and Im really liking it! (cc: @kimwerker) #crafterminds

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cottagemagpie: On blog: best pix, good camera, etc.., on FB: snapshots, phone pix, "as it's happening" etc.. #crafterminds blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively - if I don't like something I just don't comment #crafterminds sheyb: I love helping others that have small businesses as well. I get a lot of questions, and I help if I can. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: never heard of disqus #crafterminds my8kidsmom: Agree RT @infarrantly: feature others, comment, reach out to those smaller than yours, offer suggestions to improve our niche. #crafterminds crafterminds: Great tips from ProBlogger on building good relationships with bloggers: http://tinyurl.com/5oc5mk #crafterminds Gracienell: RT @marissamakes: Amen to that! RT @infarrantly: Lets keep the crafting niche a positive place. Stick up for, encourage + help each other. #crafterminds PosyMosey: I need to do this!RT @condoblues: @FutureSub When I update Twitter its linked & posts to Facebook. #crafterminds TheThriftress: RT @blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively - if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds dollarcraft: thx for link! RT @casabellaproj: FB landing page tutorial from ProBlogger: http://tinyurl.com/2fkqwzr #crafterminds amschotter: wow! thanks so much for all of the info! this was great! gotta go! would love to have you as a follower! http://bit.ly/fORKOQ #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: I agree!> @myinsanity I'm almost getting burned out on linky parties. So many parties, everyone linking, nobody reading? #crafterminds jenjentrixie: My FB page and Twitter are connected :) So if I post a great link on my FB page it goes over to Twitter too. #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: RT @blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively - if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds PosyMosey: Great!RT @cottagemagpie: On blog: best pix, good camera, etc.., on FB: snapshots, phone pix, "as its happening" etc.. #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @infarrantly: Lets keep the crafting niche a positive place. Stick up for, encourage + help each other. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: tweetdeck has changed my world! #crafterminds thesickchick: RT @marissamakes: Amen to that! RT @infarrantly: Lets keep the crafting niche a positive place. Stick up for, encourage + help each other. #crafterminds sheyb: Same HereRT @blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively - if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds JenClark74: Tip - put out there what you want. I posted in my twitter profile that I wanted to be on a DT. W/in 2 weeks, I was contacted.. #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: good idea RT @cottagemagpie: On blog: best pix, good camera, etc.., on FB: snapshots, phone pix, "as its happening" etc.. #crafterminds theidearoom: I agree! RT @foodwinemodpodg: So many commenters dont have their emails listed! I want to respond but cant :( #crafterminds infarrantly: If you need something to feature, facebook or tweet I just started a blog http://knockoffdecor.com/.I would love a shout out #crafterminds dollarcraft: @ElizabethRevels yes, that's what I do too! Unless you count status updates as original work! :) #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: I learned so much when I started blogging by watching the "bigger" bloggers & many of them were willing to stop & offer advice #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @taunitweets Me, too -- I just forget. Plus many people follow both and I don't wnt to duplicate! :-( Need to work on that. #crafterminds

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taunitweets: Me too. RT @blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds aunt_nette: Im on blogspot too, when I respond I have to do it wonky-wise! LOL #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @mycottagecharm mine too! I love tweetdeck now #crafterminds lovefamandhome: me neither RT @mycottagecharm: never heard of disqus #crafterminds RockABow: When did you all start having guest bloggers? How small is too small to do that? #crafterminds parresia: thanks all for the great responses on #crafterminds!! :) appreciate the community cottagemagpie: LOVE Tweetdeck!!! RT @clumsycrafter: @mycottagecharm mine too! I love tweetdeck now #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: ...and I am grateful...makes me willing to take the time to help newer bloggers b/c someone helped me. :) #crafterminds lovefamandhome: @mycottagecharm what is tweetdeck? #crafterminds JenClark74: ...by another craft blogger who knew of an opportunity and I landed the spot. #crafterminds parresia: some twitter parties, i get no responses to my questions ...#crafterminds rocks! aisletoaloha: RT @blueskiestweets: @infarrantly I never comment negatively - if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds #crafterminds condoblues: @CraftaholicAnon @myinsanity Some of my best traffic comes from linky parties. I don't link every post tho #crafterminds theidearoom: Me too..RT @jenjentrixie: My FB page and Twitter are connected :) on my FB page - it goes over to Twitter too. #crafterminds taunitweets: RT @JenClark74: put out there what you want. I posted on twitter that I wanted to be on a DT. W/in 2 weeks, was contacted.. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: I say start whenever! RT @RockABow: When did you all start having guest bloggers? How small is too small to do that? #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Blog swapping is great for smaller blogsRT @RockABow: When did you all start having guest bloggers? How small is too small ? #crafterminds casabellaproj: By putting our homes/crafts "out there" I think we deserve respect. Negativity gets deleted in my book. Thanks @thriftydecor #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @SerenityNowGirl: ...and I am grateful...makes me willing to take the time to help newer bloggers b/c someone helped me. :) #crafterminds crafterminds: Let me throw another valuable item out there - social bookmarking. IE: Digg & StumbleUpon #crafterminds dollarcraft: Stumbleupon is a great tool too! If you like a post, stumble it (and comment saying you did so). #crafterminds junevintage: whoa #crafterminds is taking over my Twitter feed...and I am learning alot :) cottagemagpie: When small, I think it's best to offer to post on a bigger blog--give them a post they can use that helps them out. Win-win. #crafterminds sheyb: @RockABow I really think that you can feature bloggers no matter how big or small your blog is. Gotta start somewhere #crafterminds amschotter: @sandyalamode @aisletoaloha @hiyaluv thanks so much for answering my questions #crafterminds i <3 you all!! FutureSub: Ooo neat idea! RT @taunitweets: Great tip -- post details and behind the scenes on FB... #crafterminds beneathmyheart: RT @infarrantly: If you need something 2 feature, facebook or tweet I just started a blog http://knockoffdecor.com/. #crafterminds myinsanity: Who has time to leave neg comments? RT@blueskiestweets never comment negatively if I don't like something I just don't comment #crafterminds

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blueskiestweets: there are enough people who don't understand blogging who are willing to criticise, leave the negativity to them! #crafterminds sandyalamode: i say start whenever! RT @RockABow: When did you all start having guest bloggers? How small is too small to do that? #crafterminds foodwinemodpodg: RT @junevintage: whoa #crafterminds is taking over my Twitter feed...and I am learning alot :) #crafterminds CraftProject: @kassarie Thanks for the explanation #crafterminds parresia: gotta go deal with children and dinner... looking forward to reading the #crafterminds twitter feed later kassarie: @condoblues @CraftaholicAnon @myinsanity I'm new, so linky parties are my main source of meeting new bloggers right now... #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: @infarrantly How are you so amazing! I need to learn to time manage like you. You do everything! #crafterminds aunt_nette: @apichea Hey girl! Great seeing you in #crafterminds discussion! RockABow: Agreed. RT@infarrantly I agree, I never comment negatively - if I dont like something I just dont comment #crafterminds madiganmade: Love this. RT @SerenityNowGirl: ...and I am grateful.makes me willing 2 take time 2 help newer bloggers b/c someone helped me #crafterminds theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds myinsanity: RT @theidearoom: Me too..RT @jenjentrixie: My FB page and Twitter are connected :) on my FB page - it goes over to Twitter too. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: RT @theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds infarrantly: If you are a smaller blogger try swapping with someone of your same size. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: @kassarie mine too! #crafterminds thisblessednest: RT AMEN! @theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @cottagemagpie I missed most of the early posts about guest blogging. I am very unsure about how to approach it #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds PosyMosey: Totally agree!RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds JenClark74: RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Kind stumbling from others tripled my traffic! RT @crafterminds: ....valuable social bookmarking. IE: Digg & StumbleUpon #crafterminds jenjentrixie: Amen! RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds marissamakes: @crafterminds I'm not sure if it's the same concept, but I've found tons of crafty folks to follow through Pinterest. Love it! #crafterminds CraftProject: @cottagemagpie @clumsycrafter @mycottagecharm I love Tweetdeck too....it makes my life much easier #crafterminds sheyb: I love being featured or asked to be a guest blogger. What I don't like is when they ask me for something in return. #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I'm interested to hear where the line is b/w a big blog & small. I think it's so subjective. Or is there a # u hit in stats? #crafterminds apichea: @aunt_nette I actually just saw a comment in my main stream and thought I'd "butt in"! :) #crafterminds

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taunitweets: @cottagemagpie I have that issue too, but I get to much traffic from my personal FB page...hope people forgive duplication. #crafterminds beneathmyheart: agree!RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds sandyalamode: so true! RT @theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds dollarcraft: Speaking of networking, go add your twitter URL here on today's #crafterminds page: http://ow.ly/3xEza #crafterminds my8kidsmom: #crafterminds Some of this is overwhelming! Lots to work on :) casabellaproj: @aunt_nette Thanks! :) #crafterminds taunitweets: RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds cori_shelley: @aunt_nette what do you mean - 2 FB pages? #crafterminds kassarie: @craftproject Of course! :) Glad I can help a little even tho I'm NEW! ;) #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @CraftProject: @cottagemagpie @clumsycrafter @mycottagecharm I love Tweetdeck too....it makes my life much easier #crafterminds lbreton: RT @infarrantly: RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: StumbleUpon is a great tool! #crafterminds sandyalamode: good ?? RT @aisletoaloha I'm interested to hear where the line is b/w a big blog & small. Or is there a # u hit in stats? #crafterminds sheyb: Especially when I am sought out most of the time rather then me seeking. Am I alone? #crafterminds lizardnladybug: so true! RT @theidearoom Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds VenezieDesigns: RT @FabricShoppe: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @dollarcraft: Speaking of networking, go add your twitter URL here on todays #crafterminds page: http://ow.ly/3xEza #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: Stumble is awesome. #crafterminds theidearoom: Share the love. I was mentored by bigger blogs by asking questions. Now it is fun to see others asking me questions. #crafterminds casabellaproj: Absolutely! RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds miau008: RT @lizardnladybug: so true! RT @theidearoom Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds ohhowposh: RT @crafterminds Great tips from ProBlogger on building good relationships with bloggers: http://tinyurl.com/5oc5mk #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: I'm with @my8kidsmom, a little overwhelmed. #crafterminds madiganmade: Anyone on BlogFrog much? I've yet to get into it much. #crafterminds CraftProject: @lovefamandhome @mycottagecharm it's an app for your ipod/iphone that let's you manage your Twitter account #crafterminds jenfur427: I'm new to blogging. I've joined a few link parties. People comment, but I'd love to find a way to get them to "follow" #crafterminds SewVeryHappy: You ladies are all amazing. Thank you for all the great tips! #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: @jenjentrixie...love Stumbleupon...haven't used it in awhile #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I have learned a lot today! #crafterminds

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apichea: RT @casabellaproj: Absolutely! RT @theidearoom: Dont be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds crafterminds: If you don't use StumbleUpon, you should - here's a guide: http://tinyurl.com /2c3tnvb #crafterminds cottagemagpie: ProBlogger has great articles on pitching guest posts. @ElizabethRevels...guest blogging. I am unsure about how to approach it #crafterminds my8kidsmom: Luv info on this..RT @crafterminds: Let me throw another valuable item out there social bookmarking. IE: Digg & StumbleUpon #crafterminds 1of5Hawks: RT @theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: Sounds like I need to get going with stumble upon !#crafterminds dollarcraft: @aisletoaloha there's no line between "big" and not-so-big blogs... :) some have higher traffic/more recognition #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: If you dont use StumbleUpon, you should - heres a guide: http://tinyurl.com/2c3tnvb #crafterminds crafterminds: If you are overwhelmed, we do chat recaps. I suggested reading through the recaps - slowly! :D #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I owe much of my blog's success to 3-4 bloggers featuring me and want to do the same thing for other blogs. #crafterminds taunitweets: @infarrantly BTW, like your new profile pic. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: guess I'm behind the times...need to use stumbleupon #crafterminds theidearoom: If you genuinely like something Stumble it for someone and let them know. Great traffic site. #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Yes! Great tip! RT @infarrantly: If you are a smaller blogger try swapping with someone of your same size. #crafterminds 30daysblog: I got 30,000 page views from one stumbled project! Crazy! RT @jenjentrixie StumbleUpon is a great tool! #crafterminds RandomRecycling: RT @theidearoom: Dont' be afraid to promote others. There is enough room for all great ideas and craft bloggers! #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: @jenfur427 u can't "make" people follow-u can encourage them by continuin 2 post good content and leaving kind comments 4 them #crafterminds infarrantly: Yes if you don't know what Stumbleupon is figure it out. My #1 traffic is from SU #crafterminds crafterminds: I got 5k additional unique visitors in one day when a big StumbleUpon used Liked one of my posts. The blue acorns! #crafterminds taunitweets: Agree! RT @crafterminds: If you dont use StumbleUpon, you should - heres a guide: http://tinyurl.com/2c3tnvb #crafterminds myinsanity: @kassarie @condoblues @CraftaholicAnon Some linkies are great! I just can't keep up w/them all. #crafterminds infarrantly: AMEN @jenjentrixie: I owe much of my blogs success to 3-4 bloggers featuring me and want to do the same thing for other blogs. #crafterminds JenClark74: Ditto! RT @mycottagecharm: guess Im behind the times...need to use stumbleupon #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb I hate that too. If I someone asks me to guest that should be enough! #crafterminds crafterminds: YES Amy!! RT @theidearoom: If you genuinely like something Stumble it for someone and let them know. Great traffic site. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @giggleglitzglam @my8kidsmom Don't worry, even the moderators are overwhelmed! You can't keep up. Just ride the #crafterminds wave! cottagemagpie: @skyekilaen Very true! I get the best results from Stumble being in DIY. Digg/Reddit hasn't worked for me. #crafterminds

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clumsycrafter: @myinsanity i have a few link parties that I'm loyal to and get great traffic from #crafterminds FabricShoppe: I love having guest bloggers and we have a pretty high traffic blog. Need to find time to organize some! Any suggestions? #crafterminds taunitweets: @madiganmade Oooh. I've had a hard time getting into that one too. #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @theidearoom: If you genuinely like something Stumble it for someone and let them know. Great traffic site. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: @dollarcraft @giggleglitzglam @my8kidsmom Riding the wave baby!! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @taunitweets OK, you've convinced me! I'll go ahead and try posting my stuff to my personal FB page, too! #crafterminds TheThriftress: Thanks!RT @infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: If you dont use StumbleUpon, you should - heres a guide: http://tinyurl.com/2c3tnvb #crafterminds CraftProject: @FabricShoppe @RockABow whenever the urge strikes youshould go for it size doesn't matter in this case #crafterminds bobalooKids: thanks for the link! RT @crafterminds: If you dont use StumbleUpon, you should heres a guide: http://tinyurl.com/2c3tnvb #crafterminds madiganmade: & thx jen for your help!!RT @jenjentrixie: I owe much of my blogs success to 3-4 bloggers featuring me & want to do same thing #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: What is a link party? #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I have no idea how stumble upon works. I'll have to check it out. #crafterminds giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds crafterminds: Also link your projects at places like http://www.isharecrafts.com/ - but BE SURE the link goes to your blog #crafterminds jenkied: I'm following #crafterminds and I feel like my head is going to explode. Good info ladies!! sheyb: Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @FabricShoppe I put a post on my blog saying I would love to have people guest post and got a great repsonse. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: RT @jenkied: I'm following #crafterminds and I feel like my head is going to explode. Good info ladies!! // Agreed! SerenityNowGirl: @jenjentrixie is like blogging magic--she mentioned my blog & I magically got like 15 new Followers ;) ;) Love u!!! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Also great tip. Same here! RT @theidearoom: Share the love. I was mentored by bigger blogs by asking questions. ...#crafterminds FutureSub: Wow! RT @crafterminds: I got 5k additional unique visitors in one day when a big StumbleUpon used Liked one of my posts. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Great attitude! RT @jenjentrixie: I owe much of my blogs success to 3-4 bloggers featuring me & want to do same thing #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: Also link your projects at places like http://www.isharecrafts.com/ - but BE SURE the link goes to your blog #crafterminds 30daysblog: I have a few links on a stumbling post I did a few months ago: http://bit.ly/cahn0E #crafterminds condoblues: @myinsanity I have a page of linky parties on Condo Blues easier to keep track of ones I like #crafterminds dollarcraft: @ElizabethRevels Linkyparty: Some blogs have little widgets on posts where you can add a URL that will show up on the post #crafterminds mycottagecharm: RT @ElizabethRevels: What is a link party? #crafterminds when you link your blog post to someone else's

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casabellaproj: RT @crafterminds: Also link your projects at places like http://www.isharecrafts.com/ - but BE SURE the link goes to your blog #crafterminds CraftProject: @crafterminds how are Digg and StumbleUpon different from Delicious? #crafterminds lovefamandhome: to those big bloggers out there...how long after you started your blog did you start seeing consistency in traffic/comments #crafterminds thesickchick: @lovefamandhome -- Tweetdeck is a Twitter client for your computer (don't like the mobile app myself) #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: I would love to go to more blogging get-togethers to put my self out there. How is the best way to find out about them? #crafterminds JenClark74: Don't worry - you're not alone! RT @jenkied: Im following #crafterminds and I feel like my head is going to explode. #crafterminds taunitweets: @FabricShoppe Just put out a call on your blog/twitter...people will jump on it! #crafterminds jenfur427: @SerenityNowGirl Thanks! I'm just hoping I can continue to post things that people want to read and follow #crafterminds aisletoaloha: I throw in a lot of everything--I find my readers love it! RT @giggleglitzglam Do you only blog crafty? #crafterminds sandyalamode: Thanks for the StumbleUpon recommendation #crafterminds! Going to check it out now! #crafterminds crafterminds: DO NOT give your content to others to re-post willy-nilly. It is YOUR intellectural property. #crafterminds kristananne: I do both but have the same ? RT @giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds junevintage: I have been finding alot of crafty goodness on @Pinterest lately-that might be a good idea for networking #crafterminds :) sheyb: I haven't used StumpleUpon in a while. Need to restart. #crafterminds theidearoom: If you think you are too small of a blog for some bigger blogs, get blogs your size help promote each other. but be genuine. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: this thing is zooming!! #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Good idea! RT @jenjentrixie: @FabricShoppe I put a post on my blog saying I would love to have people guest post . #crafterminds bobalooKids: I do, and my blog's more about learning to run a handmade biz RT @sheyb: Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: ok that's pretty cool #crafterminds blueskiestweets: I use Craftster to post crafty projects that don't fit in with my blog theme and link up to my blog in each post too #crafterminds condoblues: RT @crafterminds: DO NOT give your content to others to re-post willy-nilly. It is YOUR intellectural property. #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @ElizabethRevels How so? Clueless #crafterminds theidearoom: Same.RT @aisletoaloha: I throw in a lot of everything--I find my readers love it! RT @giggleglitzglam Do you only blog crafty? #crafterminds aisletoaloha: ME! Aisle to Aloha Studio--modern paintings on Etsy! :) RT @sheyb Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds #crafterminds casabellaproj: http://homepodge.com is another great place to link your crafts. @homepodge gives you twitter shoutouts too! #crafterminds tabbiecat77: @sheyb I have an Etsy store I mostly ignore and so does everyone else. lol #crafterminds madiganmade: ;) RT @SerenityNowGirl: @jenjentrixie is like blogging magic--she mentioned my blog & I get like 15 new Followers ;)Love u!! #crafterminds

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sandyalamode: i think it's good to have a mix of crafty and personal! RT @giggleglitzglam Do you only blog crafty? #crafterminds #crafterminds theidearoom: Amen! RT @crafterminds: DO NOT give your content to others to re-post willynilly. It is YOUR intellectural property. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: be careful when you use a link party that the blog owner does not have adisclosure to repost your entire post on their blog #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: I share my life so I do both! RT @giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds jenkied: @sheyb I do Shey but I haven't jumped into the blogging world....YET! #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Good idea! RT @taunitweets: @FabricShoppe Just put out a call on your blog/twitter...people will jump on it! #crafterminds sheyb: LOL!!!RT @tabbiecat77: @sheyb I have an Etsy store I mostly ignore and so does everyone else. lol #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Speaking of Stumble, if anyone would like something Stumbled, DM me, I'll check it out after. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @lovefamandhome more pageviews has mostly been a steady climb for me #crafterminds sheyb: Do it! :) RT @jenkied: @sheyb I do Shey but I haven't jumped into the blogging world....YET! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: I always leave TweetChat open after #crafterminds so I can go back and visit the links! #crafterminds RockABow: I do. Very small but looking to change a lot this year! RT @sheyb: Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds crafterminds: @CraftProject It's all social bookmarking, all worth trying. Some work better than others for some people.I've tried them all! #crafterminds condoblues: @giggleglitzglam I also blog about green living, DIY and some things I have to buy when I can't DIY #crafterminds kassarie: I do BOTH. RT @giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds thesickchick: I will soon :)RT @cottagemagpie: Speaking of Stumble, if anyone would like something Stumbled, DM me, I'll check it out after. #crafterminds blueskiestweets: @giggleglitzglam I like to read some personal details too - it's like a magazine written by a friend! #crafterminds CrapIveMade: RT @clumsycrafter: be careful when you use a link party that the blog owner does not have adisclosure to repost your entire post on their blog #crafterminds sheyb: Agreed! RT @CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb I hate that too. If I someone asks me to guest that should be enough! #crafterminds theidearoom: Do it :0 Love my headband!! RT @jenkied: @sheyb I do Shey but I havent jumped into the blogging world....YET! #crafterminds jenfur427: @giggleglitzglam I share both. I like reading blogs that are more personal, than just a bunch of tutorials. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @blueskiestweets SOmetimes I give my off-topic craft projects to others as a guest post! #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I have a homemade business #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @my8kidsmom not sure what you mean now I'm clueless. If you mean what I was saying is cool, link party #crafterminds FutureSub: Definitely reading after! RT @crafterminds: If you dont use StumbleUpon, you should- heres a guide: http://tinyurl.com/2c3tnvb #crafterminds aunt_nette: Good idea! > RT @Lilbrownhouse: I always leave TweetChat open after #crafterminds so I can go back and visit the links! #crafterminds

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sandyalamode: ME! Sandy a la Mode on @Etsy RT @sheyb Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @jenfur427: @giggleglitzglam I share both. I like reading blogs that are more personal, than just a bunch of tutorials. #crafterminds dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds jenkied: @sheyb I'm trying to learn what I'm doing first. I admire so many out there. I'm just so overwhelmed #crafterminds RockABow: I blog more personal than anything. RT @giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Both! Who you are is part of the package. @giggleglitzglam: Do you only blog crafty or do you blog some personal too? #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: me2RT @jenfur427: @giggleglitzglam I share both. I like reading blogs that are more personal, than just a bunch of tutorials. #crafterminds SerenityNowGirl: Aw, nuts...the cartoon ended...I have to run and entertain small people now ;) #crafterminds eileensideways: as a customr followin u on twitter, i expect u 2b human & make personal comments insted of constantly touting ur wares on etsy #crafterminds madiganmade: Kinda off topic, but can we have a chat about intellectual property? I'm interested based on a few comments here... #crafterminds bobalooKids: so true! RT @blueskiestweets: @giggleglitzglam I like to read some personal details too - its like a mag written by a friend! #crafterminds crafterminds: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I like a blog that's well rounded and does personal and tutorials #crafterminds marissamakes: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds taunitweets: Hi @crapivemade #crafterminds sheyb: @CraftaholicAnon Lots o people ask 2 feature me/post about me & then request a free camera strap.Really? Can't we help 4 free? #crafterminds blueskiestweets: @junevintage @Pinterest you need an invite to join Pinterest - I got one but by the time I logged on it had expired! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds condoblues: RT @clumsycrafter be careful when you use link party that owner doesn' have disclosure to repost yr entire post on their blog #crafterminds kassarie: :) RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: I do! SmashedPeasandCarrots.com RT @sheyb Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds crafterminds: @madiganmade I think that's a great idea! #crafterminds CrapIveMade: @taunitweets Betterh late than never? #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds aunt_nette: RT @sheyb Who else owns a handmade business in the chat? #crafterminds ME TOO http://etsy.me/hEMsiA taunitweets: So true! RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #crafterminds

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thesickchick: @madiganmade -- I used to be an IP lawyer, so can answer some questions -not today, we're zooming as it is but another chat! #crafterminds ShorelyChic: RT @cottagemagpie: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds madiganmade: Kinda off topic, but can we have a *future chat about intellectual property? Im interested based on a few comments here... #crafterminds dollarcraft: Here's the #crafterminds tweetcloud: http://ow.ly/3xEM6 80 Contributors & just under 1000 tweets... so far! http://ow.ly/3xEO5 junevintage: @kassarie @giggleglitzglam I am kinda all over the place with "themes" on my blog..just posted today about narrowing my focus! #crafterminds FabricShoppe: @OrganicLilith That's a good idea too! #crafterminds mycottagecharm: @sheyb that's sad...you can post for me anytime for free! :) #crafterminds crafterminds: Yes, please include bits of yourself with your craft. Crafting is so much more than just the project. #crafterminds theidearoom: I get tired of those who just promote on social media. Love to see the personal in there too. #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: I agree as an etsy seller who follows other sellers it gets hard sometimes to follow people who are all about the marketing #crafterminds sheyb: Awesome to see SO many handmade businesses here in the chat. Seriously... check out #creativeestates! Right @taunitweets? :) #crafterminds jenfur427: @smshedpncarrots @sheyb I have an etsy store too, but I've been lazy about posting things on it. #crafterminds taunitweets: @CrapIveMade Ha! With me it's often never...just good to "see" you today. #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: R U Kidding??RT @sheyb: @CraftaholicAnon Lots o people ask 2 feature me/post about me request a free camera strap. #crafterminds thesickchick: @sheyb -- I can't believe they ask for freebies. That's SO rude!! #crafterminds CraftProject: @giggleglitzglam I find that by blogging crafty a bunch of personal falls into the mix,it's good to show who's behind the blog #crafterminds dollarcraft: @madiganmade we can put intellectual property on the topics list for future chats #crafterminds infarrantly: RT @crafterminds: Yes, please include bits of yourself with your craft. Crafting is so much more than just the project. #crafterminds jenjentrixie: I love that!! RT: @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #crafterminds sheyb: @mycottagecharm Oh thanks! :) I'd love to! #crafterminds CraftProject: @crafterminds thanks for the link #crafterminds sheyb: @theidearoom I agree! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @sheyb you would think that crafters could make their own camera straps, not as fabulous as yours but still! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @sheyb Freebies? GAH! The guest post IS the gift, right? #crafterminds aunt_nette: Yes, I have an #etsy shop too (grand launch in March though stuff there now) http://www.etsy.com/shop/sweetjeanette #crafterminds casabellaproj: RT @dollarcraft: Heres the #crafterminds tweetcloud: http://ow.ly/3xEM6 80 Contributors & just under 1000 tweets... so far! #crafterminds theidearoom: Amen! RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #crafterminds sheyb: If you have a handmade business, people want to know who you are... they know what you sell, but they want to know there's ... #crafterminds

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giggleglitzglam: @clumsycrafter good tip. never considered. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: I'm launching my blog on wordpress tomorrow. #crafterminds sandyalamode: @junevintage i think it's ok to have a few different themes on your blog!! it keeps it interesting that way!! #crafterminds crafterminds: Anyone have any blogger events or craft fairs that they would advocate for good networking? #crafterminds thesickchick: RT @clumsycrafter: I'm launching my blog on wordpress tomorrow. #crafterminds sheyb: a person behind that brand too! My blog is all about "My life as the camera strap girl". Not just business, but personal too #crafterminds madiganmade: @dollarcraft: thanks! #crafterminds taunitweets: Absolutely! RT @sheyb: Awesome to see SO many handmade businesses here. Check out #creativeestates! Right @taunitweets? :) #crafterminds dollarcraft: @thesickchick @madiganmade sweet! we'll def. have you as our guest expert when we chat about IP @thesickchick #crafterminds timeoutmommy: #crafterminds. Awww. Missed it- I'll scroll through to see what I missed! thesickchick: Hurrah and congrats! RT @clumsycrafter: I'm launching my blog on wordpress tomorrow. #crafterminds theidearoom: Yeah! RT @clumsycrafter: Im launching my blog on wordpress tomorrow. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @TheSickChick thanks! #crafterminds sheyb: @cottagemagpie Not to most people. #crafterminds thesickchick: @dollarcraft -- Sure, if I can keep up! :) #crafterminds crafterminds: @clumsycrafter Congratulations! Give us the link! #crafterminds Mandalynn96: So, what would you say the next step would be for a blogger who still has a simple generic layout & no$$ for a big blog 'look' #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @sheyb that's crazy! I can't believe they ask for a free strap! Insane. You're helping them by guesting. #crafterminds casabellaproj: I just launched my home decor, craft, renovation blog on New Years Day! SO much fun! #crafterminds dreamygiraffe: RT @sheyb: If you have a handmade business, people want to know who you are... they know what you sell, but they want to know there's ... #crafterminds mycottagecharm: I have a faux cake business...did wedding cakes for years...#crafterminds tabbiecat77: @clumsycrafter That's awesome! Congratz! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @crafterminds http://bit.ly/dOlT8L It's up today but still needs tweaking and some more posts moved over #crafterminds CraftProject: RT @dollarcraft: Here's the #crafterminds tweetcloud: http://ow.ly/3xEM6 80 Contributors & just under 1000 tweets... so far! http://ow.ly/3xEO5 aisletoaloha: Okay, friends, off to paint! Check out my blog if you'd like! http://aisletoaloha.blogspot.com/ Great chatting w you! #crafterminds SugarAndDots: Blog will be 1 year old on the 13th & I have 360 followers. Your advice helps me connect with my readers! #crafterminds marissamakes: It's personal + the story's worth telling! RT @crafterminds: Include bits about yourself. Crafting's much more than a project. #crafterminds sheyb: @Jennwith4 totally agree! People want to know who this person is, not constant RT's and business pushing! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @mycottagecharm I love faux cakes. I used to have a cake decorating business too #crafterminds

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cottagemagpie: @Mandalynn96 Look at really good quality templates -- if you're on WordPress there are zillions! #crafterminds thesickchick: @crafterminds -- If you don't attend #craftsocial (the next one is tomorrow), you are really missing out on crafty tweets!! #crafterminds sheyb: @casabellaproj I was reading your blog last night. :) #crafterminds crafterminds: @Mandalynn96 There are wonderful free templates out there and tons of tutes. I built MPR myself - no one was paid. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @TheSickChick thanks for the tip. didn't know about craftsocial #craftsocial #crafterminds CBerbs: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds mycottagecharm: @clumsycrafter FUN! I love my little side business...it's on my blog #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Where!? RT @cottagemagpie: @Mandalynn96 Look at really good quality templates -- if youre on WordPress there are zillions! #crafterminds jenfur427: @sheyb I've had people ask me for a free product from my etsy and promise to give a good review on their blog if I do. #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @mycottagecharm I'll check it out. thanks #crafterminds jenjentrixie: @Mandalynn96 Focus on content and great pictures. Link up to parties. Try to gust post. Comment on as many blogs as you can. #crafterminds thesickchick: @crafterminds -- Have fun painting! #crafterminds lovefamandhome: @mycottagecharm sorry I got it...thanx! #crafterminds RobinNestor: @TheSickChick #crafterminds Happy New Year! My BEST Xmas present was getting your postcard! casabellaproj: @sheyb You were??? (blush) Awesomesauce! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: RT @sheyb If you have a handmade biz, people want 2 know who u are... they know what u sell, but they want to know theres ... #crafterminds CraftProject: @clumsycrafter congratulations! #crafterminds taunitweets: @Mandalynn96 Are you on blogger? It's so easy to play w & there are tons of how to's on the web! #crafterminds crafterminds: Okay! Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! Make connections! http://ow.ly/3xEXx #crafterminds blueskiestweets: wish someone was taking minutes of this chat! #crafterminds sheyb: @dreamygiraffe Hey you! Haven't talked in a long time! How are u? :) Thought about you yesterday when I packed prints from u #crafterminds jenjentrixie: RT @crafterminds: Okay! Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! http://ow.ly/3xEXx #crafterminds carissa_marie: @giggleglitzglam I do crafty, book reviews, stuff I like (crafty and otherwise), and sweet money saving things/ free stuff #crafterminds kassarie: RT @crafterminds: Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! http://ow.ly/3xEXx #crafterminds dollarcraft: @blueskiestweets We will have a transcript posted on http://crafterminds.com shortly! #crafterminds crafterminds: Any other craft go-to events for in person networking? #crafterminds CraftProject: @casabellaproj Congratulations - that's so exciting! #crafterminds Mandalynn96: I do make sure my background is cute!! haha ;) #crafterminds sheyb: I was!! Love it! RT @casabellaproj: @sheyb You were??? (blush) Awesomesauce! #crafterminds

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cottagemagpie: I <3 StudioPress (low $, GREAT forums). OR just Google free WP template. Srsly. RT @Lilbrownhouse: Where!? #crafterminds crafterminds: @blueskiestweets We do a summary on Crafterminds afterwards - you can read the whole chat! :D #crafterminds utahchemnrd: I would love to guest post! http://www.amerooniedesigns.blogpot.com or e-mail utahchemnrd@yahoo.com #crafterminds madiganmade: RT @crafterminds: Okay! Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! http://ow.ly/3xEXx #crafterminds sandyalamode: @CreativeEstates all the way! Who all is going? RT @crafterminds Any other craft go-to events for in person networking? #crafterminds mycottagecharm: anyone give lessons on tweetdeck...need to learn more :) #crafterminds clumsycrafter: I hacked a free WP template #crafterminds marissamakes: @crafterminds I'm part of a local group, HandmadeMiami. We're small, but friendly! All about encouraging + helping each other. #crafterminds sheyb: @CraftaholicAnon I completely agree! #crafterminds my8kidsmom: @crafterminds I would love to guest post! and vice versa #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: Anyone in Illinois?? Chicago burbs? RT @crafterminds: Any other craft go-to events for in person networking? #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: @Mandalynn96 trade!!! I'm all about trading for advertising in exchange for design services. #crafterminds thesickchick: @crafterminds -- I go to every local craft fair armed with biz cards & connect with any artist whose work I like :) #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Great idea! RT @CraftaholicAnon: @Mandalynn96 trade!!! I'm all about trading for advertising in exchange for design services. #crafterminds jenfur427: My blog is still being set up. Hubby is a graphic designer so he's doing it. Just have to wait till he has more free time. #crafterminds condoblues: @crafterminds I go to BlogHer and will be at Blissdom. Try to find crafter meetups there. #crafterminds Mandalynn96: @taunitweets I am on blogger, and I do use CBOB or Shabbyblogs.com #crafterminds aunt_nette: #crafterminds I used to do local shows, but they died out down here. lovefamandhome: thank you all for your great insight & suggestions!! Enjoyed the chat! #crafterminds sheyb: I agree. LOL! RT @TheSickChick: @sheyb -- I can't believe they ask for freebies. That's SO rude!! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: if anyone's in Houston, we're having a blogger meeting jan. 13th. need more crafters represented! I'm the only craft blogger #crafterminds TheThriftress: RT @lovefamandhome: thank you all for your great insight & suggestions!! Enjoyed the chat! #crafterminds kassarie: Us AZ girls have really been wanting to have our own networking in person get together... SO jealous of the Utah ladies! :) #crafterminds sheyb: @Lilbrownhouse Not kidding. #crafterminds tabbiecat77: @crafterminds I'd love to guest post. My blog is small, but if someone wanted to post on there, I'd be delighted. #crafterminds HopeAbound: Any advice for a beginner in handmade shops? One sale so far and discouragement is growing. #crafterminds mycottagecharm: any KY girls out there???? #crafterminds casabellaproj: Today's chat was SO much fun! :) #crafterminds

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thesickchick: @mycottagecharm -- I was born in KY but haven't lived there in a long, long time. #crafterminds kristananne: @clumsycrafter Totally interested! #crafterminds CraftProject: @crafterminds I'm happy to guest post for anyone is search of guest posters #crafterminds aunt_nette: Did I miss you, are there any other Florida #crafterminds peeps? Send me a message b/c I want to follow JenClark74: On it! RT @crafterminds: Okay! Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! Make connections! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: I have a serious adrenaline rush from how fast (and stellar) the chat was today! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @mycottagecharm one right here. Where abouts are you? #crafterminds sheyb: Hey! If you're in AZ, let's GET TOGETHER! We can take Utah, right? We should have a craft challenge. LOL! #crafterminds tabbiecat77: Next door in WV. Hey, neighbor. :D RT @mycottagecharm: any KY girls out there???? #crafterminds clumsycrafter: @kristananne it's hashtage #houstonbloggers. I'll dm you later the website #crafterminds lovefamandhome: Southern Illinois here... #crafterminds casabellaproj: @sheyb Thank you so much! :) #crafterminds junevintage: @mycottagecharm I used to be a W KY girl but am following my sailor around the world now :) #crafterminds sheyb: Oh crap! What did I just do? Opened the door for some crazy, maybe? ;) #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: Do giveaways! RT @HopeAbound: Any advice for a beginner in handmade shops? One sale so far and discouragement is growing. #crafterminds jenfur427: how does guest posting work? #crafterminds taunitweets: RT @crafterminds: Okay! Guest Posting: Comment here if you want to guest post or find a guest poster! http://ow.ly/3xEXx #crafterminds kassarie: RT @sheyb: Hey! If youre in AZ, lets GET TOGETHER! We can take Utah, right? We should have a craft challenge. LOL! #crafterminds jenjentrixie: That was fun! So many great comments!! #crafterminds kristananne: @clumsycrafter cool, thanks! #crafterminds JenClark74: Am I lonely in So Cal? #crafterminds marissamakes: @HopeAbound I really love Kari Chapin's "Handmade Marketplace" book. Super helpful! #crafterminds taunitweets: @sheyb Ha! You'll never take UT! #crafterminds crafterminds: Everyone needs to get on the craft map for sure!! http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds aunt_nette: When is the next #crafterminds ? thesickchick: RT @aunt_nette: When is the next #crafterminds ? dollarcraft: If anyone is in SoCal/LA, we'll be getting together at CHA at the end of January. #crafterminds RockABow: Im in Orange County RT @JenClark74: Am I lonely in So Cal? #crafterminds sheyb: I would really love to have guest bloggers! Get in touch so we can do this thing! ;) #crafterminds thesickchick: Every Monday! :) RT @aunt_nette: When is the next #crafterminds ?

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smshedpncarrots: Me too!! RT @marissamakes: @HopeAbound I really love Kari Chapins "Handmade Marketplace" book. Super helpful! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Wondering if this chat qualifies as a cario workout.... #crafterminds junevintage: @HopeAbound I swear by a good Etsy team for a beginner! #crafterminds crafterminds: We're wrapping this puppy up - any final comments, questions? #crafterminds Mandalynn96: Oh, wow, this hour just flew by!! :) Thanks again, for all the advice & de-mystifying this whole blogging-thing!! :) #crafterminds marissamakes: @aunt_nette I'm in Miami! :o) #crafterminds utahchemnrd: @sheyb That's hilarious! I'm in- and it's on! ;) #crafterminds CraftProject: @TheSickChick @crafterminds good plan #crafterminds madiganmade: RT @crafterminds: Everyone needs to get on the craft map for sure!! http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds ChristineUrias: @crafterminds Thanks for all of the great info! Spent the whole time trying to catch up, but fav'd some post to go back to. #crafterminds FabricShoppe: I have never participated in one of these twitter parties/chats! Fun! Lots of great info ladies! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: RT @Milehimama: @clumsycrafter just be careful what you post on Fb- they take non-exclusive rights to content and photos. #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: I'm in Louisville #crafterminds mycottagecharm: thanks so much for all the fun and new knowledge! #crafterminds RockABow: CHA? RT @dollarcraft: If anyone is in SoCal/LA, well be getting together at CHA at the end of January. #crafterminds blueskiestweets: @crafterminds great idea! like a blogswap dating service #crafterminds sheyb: Also! The Creative Estates Conference is IN Arizona! We want you there!!! #creativeestates #crafterminds kassarie: Monday afternoons! @thesickchick @aunt_nette #crafterminds FabricShoppe: Thanks all! #crafterminds tabbiecat77: lol RT @Lilbrownhouse: Wondering if this chat qualifies as a cario workout.... #crafterminds lovefamandhome: lol! I think it should! RT @Lilbrownhouse: Wondering if this chat qualifies as a cario workout.... #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: Holy cats this chat zoooooms! #crafterminds #crafterminds jenkied: Utah has a big head start. I'm in Tulsa, OK and I don't think anyone has ever heard of blogging here. #crafterminds dollarcraft: @RockABow CHA = Craft & Hobby Assoc. Trade Show #crafterminds thesickchick: #crafterminds --I want to thank our moderators! And everyone who has participated, wow, what a lightening fast but informative chat!! clumsycrafter: RT @thesickchick: #crafterminds --I want to thank our moderators! And everyone who has participated, wow, what a lightening fast but informative chat!! cottagemagpie: This is true. I never put full content or my "good" pix on there. RT @clumsycrafter Fb takes non-exclusive rights to content. #crafterminds madiganmade: Thanks for a helpful chat! Off to walk the pup... #crafterminds krystinam: hi i'm krystina of lollipops cards http://www.lollipopscards.com/ #crafterminds thesickchick: @jenkied -- I visit Tulsa every few months and I know I've heard of blogging ;) #crafterminds casabellaproj: Y'all have a fab afternoon! :) #crafterminds

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clumsycrafter: RT @cottagemagpie: This is true. I never put full content or my "good" pix on there. RT @clumsycrafter Fb takes non-exclusive rights to content. #crafterminds junevintage: @crafterminds just wanted to say I am taking questions on blogging internet safety, if anyone wants to send me a note to ask! #crafterminds crafterminds: Remember we're doing a recap of this chat on http://crafterminds.com - if you missed the goodies, come by and read! #crafterminds thisiscarrie: @RockABow @JenClark74 I'm in Orange County too! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Thanks y'all! What a GREAT chat! #crafterminds sheyb: GAME. ON! Bring it! :) RT @infarrantly: Amen and I don't even live there!RT @taunitweets: @sheyb Ha! Youll never take UT! #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: Anyone in VA? I feel like a lone crafter #crafterminds sandyalamode: RT @crafterminds: Everyone needs to get on the craft map for sure!! http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds crafterminds: Thanks to EVERYONE for attending - you all rock. What great information! #crafterminds clumsycrafter: thanks all you crafty people! #crafterminds mycottagecharm: gotta go cook some Zoupa Tuscano have a great night #crafterminds bobalooKids: Today's chat made me very happy I'm a fast reader! #crafterminds Lilbrownhouse: Thanks so much for the chat love!! "See" you next week! #crafterminds krystinam: xoxo #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: RT @taunitweets: @sheyb Ha! You'll never take UT! #crafterminds kristananne: Thanks for the great chat y'all. See y'all next week! #crafterminds dollarcraft: You can find a transcript right now: http://wthashtag.com/Crafterminds or wait for the transcript on Crafterminds.com later #crafterminds jenkied: I love you Linda!! #crafterminds HopeAbound: @junevintage I'm not familiar with Etsy team. #crafterminds ThinkUrCrafty: Thanks!! #crafterminds cottagemagpie: @bobalooKids I'm thinking I need speed reading lessons for next week! Ha! #crafterminds my8kidsmom: #crafterminds Thanks guys!!!! jenjentrixie: That sounds so good!! RT @mycottagecharm: gotta go cook some Zoupa Tuscano have a great night #crafterminds smshedpncarrots: See you all next week luvvvs! #crafterminds #crafterminds tabbiecat77: Awesome chat! See you guys next Monday! :-) #crafterminds sheyb: Gotta go get my oldest girl from school! Today was her first day at a new school. Must see how it went! XO! #crafterminds FutureSub: I'm LA based! Sounds fun :) RT @dollarcraft: If anyone is in SoCal/LA, well be getting together at CHA at the end of January. #crafterminds theidearoom: Thanks @crafterminds and everyone else...gotta run! Love these chats! #crafterminds sandyalamode: The chat moved fast but got a lot of great advice from others! Thanks #crafterminds! sheyb: Thanks everyone for letting me join in! #crafterminds SongsKateSang: Hello! I'm Kate from Songs Kate Sang #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: @mycottagecharm not fair at all. And I love my repurposed life #crafterminds taunitweets: Great chat! RT @crafterminds: Were wrapping this puppy up... #crafterminds

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marissamakes: Thanks, @crafterminds! Kicking the year off in crafty style. ? #crafterminds CraftProject: thanks everyone for the great chat - I really enjoyed it #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: RT @Lilbrownhouse: Wondering if this chat qualifies as a cario workout.... #crafterminds SecondStEast: I would love to have you as a guest Blogger! RT @aisletoaloha I've never guest blogged before- I'd love to do it sometime. #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: Not far that is lol #crafterminds junevintage: @CraftaholicAno #crafterminds I am from good ole' Hampton Roads...missing it so! lizardnladybug: @dollarcraft thanks for another great chat..now gotta read it all :) #crafterminds SugarAndDots: I'm also in Orange County! http://www.SugarAndDots.com #crafterminds junevintage: @HopeAbound #crafterminds Here ya go: http://www.etsy.com/teams They are based on what you sell, where you live, etc. :) FutureSub: Great as always to chat to you ladies! My head is spinning with new info. Look forward to transcript. Thanks for hosting Amy! #crafterminds carissa_marie: Thanks for letting me hang out! I've never done a twitter group chat before. So much fun! What a speedy hour. #crafterminds CraftaholicAnon: Loved my first #crafterminds chat! X dollarcraft: Feel free to stay for the after party :) #crafterminds thesickchick: @dollarcraft -- But I'm exhausted already! ;) *pouty face* :) #crafterminds cottagemagpie: Hahaha! It's definitely a more manageable speed, for sure! RT @dollarcraft: Feel free to stay for the after party :) #crafterminds HopeAbound: @junevintage Thanks #crafterminds shawnconna: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds attemptingaloha: Thanks for the chat. My husband demo'ed our old bathroom vanity and installed a new one in that hour! Sweet!! #crafterminds GardenGnomeArts: RT @dollarcraft: The more love you give to to other bloggers, the more love will come back to your blog! #factoftheuniverse #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: You can breath and actually read the posts now #crafterminds tabbiecat77: Lucky girl! RT @attemptingaloha: Thanks for the chat. My husband demoed our old bathroom vanity and installed a new one... #crafterminds JenClark74: RT @marissamakes: Thanks, @crafterminds! Kicking the year off in crafty style. ? #crafterminds timeoutmommy: http://yfrog.com/h6cf1aj Missed #crafterminds chat cause I took my new babies to the vet. Say hi to Olive and Scout! Steph2Pigs: Thank you so much! You are all so encouraging! So glad I was here. #crafterminds RockABow: @infarrantly Would love to be one of your NY resolution mentored or would it me mentee? :) #crafterminds creationzstudio: missed the last half of crafterminds :( I'll have to look up the transcript! :) great advice today! Thank you everyone!! #crafterminds MonicaBenavidez: @timeoutmommy They are so cute!! #crafterminds ElizabethRevels: Had a lovely time thanks everybody #crafterminds marissamakes: Now, to add a bunch more fabulous folks to the craft list! #crafterminds dollarcraft: Thanks to everyone who participated in #crafterminds. Join us next week, same time & place! #crafterminds

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Steph2Pigs: RT @crafterminds: Everyone needs to get on the craft map for sure!! http://thecraftmap.blogspot.com/ #crafterminds kassarie: @amschotter Thanks to you as well!!! :) Welcome to #crafterminds! hiyaluv: @amschotter @sandyalamode @aisletoaloha no problem! #crafterminds

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