My Top 10 Curated Links for the Week

I post my own stuff, but I curate a lot of posts on my Facebook fan pages and on Twitter. Simply because of the nature of social media, I know that not everyone who follows me will see everything I post. Some of those links are pretty popular with my readers, though, which leads me to believe that some of the people who missed out the first time might like another chance.

Hootsuite conveniently already sends me  a weekly report of my most clicked links.  Obviously, clicking on a link doesn’t mean the reader enjoyed the article, but I try not to post click-bait headlines, so there is at least some interest there. So we’ll give this a shot. Let me know what you think. I’ll share my top ten links from the previous week, just in case you missed them the first time around.

(I’m not David Letterman. Because these come to me in order, that’s how you’ll get them.) Continue reading

Should I Join The Dark Side?

Okay, it’s not really that bad. I just need to know what my readers think about this. I’ve added a poll at the bottom of the page.

Last year I wrote a post I called “Is Requiring “Follows” or “Likes” to Enter a Contest a Good Idea?” and I really haven’t changed my opinion on the subject. I have not participated in some pretty cool drawings that I would love to offer my readers, because entries into the drawings include liking and/or following oodles of blogs. These are all optional entries, but still… Continue reading