Whether you’ve been blogging for a long time now or you’re completely new to blogging one thing that can really help focus your efforts and make things less stressful is to create a basic blogging schedule. This way you know what you’re going to write about ahead of time, or at least have a basic idea. It also helps your readers to know what to expect and when.
Perhaps there’s a new arrival in your family and you want to knit jumpers or booties or mittens for them. If you’ve not knitted this sort of thing for years, then you might need a pattern to make sure that you get it right.
knitting exercises your mind! In knitting, you are working the logical side of your brain as well as the creative side. There is a lot of basic math involved with knitting. Calculating the number of yards of yarn you will need for your pattern, figuring out the gauge of your Knitting is my life, and following knitting charts all exercise the logical side of your brain.
Spiritual practice. Rely on your spirituality daily. Have none? Explore developing your own. Here are possibilities: praying, listening to nature, practicing yoga, belonging to a 12-step group, participating in worship knitting services, meditating on sacred writing, or keeping a journal.
Search engine marketing (SEM). How do you tell prospects that your web site is “over here?” There are plenty of marketing opportunities including social media like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Plurk, pay-per-click (PPC) adverts, and plenty of free outlets through which to distribute good information to build an expanding base of email addresses of prospects, leads, customers and clients.
The colors that are best used are subtle ones depending on the weather you have in your area. At this point in time, it is best to tone down on the sunny yellows and pinks and to trade it in for a mellow look. Whites and greys are great color options. This includes all the shades that go in between this color scheme. In addition to this, wearing black is a good fashion statement as it directly contrasts with the white color of the environment making your ensemble pleasing to the eye. You can get pieces that are a combination of these basic colors.
These tips should get you started. As I come across more fun knitting secrets, I’ll write additional articles. So be sure to check back often; you never what you’ll find!