Archives for Blogging

How to use Evernote

In my Blogkeeping emails, I’m currently writing a 5-week mini e-course on blogging faster by creating processes. Last Sunday I talked about using Evernote to save ideas and drafts. I’ve mentioned it a couple of times in my emails, and some people have asked how to use Evernote without going crazy from all the clutter. So …

On writing an ebook

I finished editing my new ebook early and prepared the online resource guide yesterday (70+ resources!), so I decided to release it a day early! With that in mind, I thought I’d share a little behind-the-scenes look at the process. Y’all. Writing a book is hard. But you probably figured that, right? I actually started …

Make WP Work

Remember when I said I needed to say no to blogging for a little while so I could say yes to other things that have been on my list for forever? I’m excited to share one of those things today! Make WP Work is WordPress, simplified, for the blogger, for the small business owner — …

Let’s Discuss: What blog features do you actually use?

Yesterday, I posted this question to Twitter: I’m curious, have you ever actually used an archive list to find a post on someone’s blog? Do you find them useful? The general consensus was, as expected, that people turn to search first and use archive lists infrequently, if at all. Yet they are pretty standard for …

Are you in Miami? Let’s talk about your website!

It’s hard to get an honest opinion on your website — and even harder to get advice you can actually use. Friends and family either don’t get it, or don’t want to hurt your feelings (or both!). Fellow bloggers want to be supportive (read: positive) — and they may not want to open themselves up …

Saying no

Wondering where my Alt recaps are? Well, I have possibly the weirdest realization you can get from a blogging conference. I need to say no to blogging. Before you close the window and remove me from your Feedly, hear me out — saying no is not what you think it is. Being at Alt just …

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Hello! I’m Lisa, the web designer behind Elembee. I share tips and musings on blogging and business. I hope you’ll join the conversation!

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