Social Media Marketing Tip #19- 5 Ways To Dress Up Your Blog

by golda on October 21, 2010

I love blogging…in case you can't tell. Did you notice that I added a favicon? That was created for me by the fabulous ProMom Blogger, Mrs. Rhea Brown. What's a favicon? It's a tiny icon that appears next to a web address in many browsers. Don't worry about the pronunciation.  You can say FAVV-uh-con  or FAVE-icon, either which way, you should add one to your blog just because you always want to brand, brand, brand…YOU! Check out the video for some other simple yet effective blog tips!

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{ 12 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Monica D. Williams October 21, 2010 at 8:25 pm

Great info Golda! You taught me something new about Favicon. I will take advantage of that, so thanks for sharing!


2 Golda Smith October 22, 2010 at 12:26 am

Hey Monica!!! Great to see you back and I’m glad you picked up some thing new today. Now put it into action.
Until next time….


3 Homer Arnado October 22, 2010 at 4:11 am

Hi Golda!

favicon? hmm..that’s new to me..i’m going to try that-out. Anyways, dressing-up your blog is one important
aspect to show your online presence and leadership. Amazing Tips Golda! Thanks a lot for sharing it!

More power!



4 Golda Smith October 23, 2010 at 1:44 am

Hi Homer and welcome to my blog. Favicon was new to me as well until two weeks ago. Now that I have it I can say that I’m pleased to have another piece of internet real estate. I’m sure that there is a youtube video that can show you how to easily create one. Until next time….



5 Michael Berry October 22, 2010 at 8:08 pm

Hey Golda love your post. I found out the hard way about hosting you on blog. So funny you mentioned Favicon because I just placed one one my site this morning. Thanks for all out tips as always.


6 Golda Smith October 23, 2010 at 1:48 am

Hi Michael, nice favicon! Doesn’t it just give your blog a little bit of a pop? Thank you for your comment. Until next time…



7 Ayanna Mitchell October 24, 2010 at 1:56 am

I am so enjoying your daily tips! Had to do a crash course to catch up but was so well worth it lady! Thanks for today’s tip on the Favicon. It’s the little things that add up to make a great impression. Going to add this to my site immediately. Thanks!

Ayanna Mitchell


8 Golda Smith October 24, 2010 at 2:17 pm

Hi Ayanna! I am delighted to know that you’re enjoying these tips. I’ve got a few more coming and you are correct…it’s those little things that make a difference. As always though, you must have great content, so thank you for coming to my blog. Which is your favorite tip thus far? Until next time…


9 George A Lugo Jr
Twitter: glugojr
October 24, 2010 at 3:29 am

Hello Golda,
Awesome tip for Blogging! I worked really hard on my Blog and you just gave me more ideas to make my Blog better than ever.
Thank You Golda!
Thanks George A Lugo Jr


10 Golda Smith October 24, 2010 at 2:19 pm

George!!! How’s it going? Great to see you hear. Your blog is looking good and I’m glad to know that you got some inspiration here today. Until next time…


11 Corina Beckby October 24, 2010 at 8:33 pm

Great post! Favicons are cool and a great way to brand yourself. Keep knocking out the tips! You have brought light to so many with your tips, so keep them coming! Here’s a “how to create a favicon” tutorial from youtube.

Corina Beckby


12 Golda Smith October 25, 2010 at 1:33 am

You’re awesome Corina, I’m glad to share the stage with you as a M.O.D.E.L. Trainer. Thanks for sharing this link. Until next time….



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