Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Some things are changing and some things are not

This is the last chance to participate on our 3rd month of doing The Ultimate Party on Facebook! We are now up to  150 followers on The Ultimate Party Page

From October we will be working directly from our Facebook page, so LIKE OUR PAGE to keep in touch. Another change will be for me. Can you spot the difference? Yes! I´m officially a hostess now.
Be prepared to be shared! :D


The Ultimate Party on Facebook

Last week we had many different Facebook statuses linked up to the party!

Here was my favorite share of the party!

 Two very different posts. One about children and the symphony by Sparl and Pook and a hearty new England boiled dinner by Pure Grace Farms.

To participate in today's party:

  • First follow your hosts and co-hosts on Facebook.

Hosts:

hosts facebook
  1. Tammy from The Ultimate Linky -- Follow The Ultimate Linky on Facebook HERE.
  2. Tammy from My Life Abundant -- Follow My Life Abundant on Facebook HERE.
  3. Kim from Kid Pep -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.
  4. Sinea from Ducks 'n a Row -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.

Co-hosts:

cohosts  
  1. Renee from What Mama Wants -- Follow What Mama Wants on Facebook HERE.
  2. Paula from Paula - Buenos Aires --Follow Paula - Buenos Aires on Facebook HERE.
  3. Amber from Snapshots and Snippets -- Follow Snapshots and Snippets on Facebook HERE.
  • Add one or two of your Facebook statuses that you want boosted as a comment to the top post on the page. The post says "The Ultimate Party on Facebook, Week 14!!!"
Here is how to find the URL of the Facebook post:
Go to your Facebook page. Find the post you want to boost (have people like/comment/share). Click on the time under the title. I would click on "30 minutes ago."
time for facebook.
Then go up to the browser window and copy the URL. It will look like this: URL of facebook post
Paste this URL as a comment on The Ultimate Party's page.
  • Go and boost at least 3 other statuses for every status you link up. Like, comment, or share the other Facebook posts. I cannot be on Facebook all day! The hosts and co-hosts will do their best to boost every post, but we need your help!
  • If you wish, you can follow our Pinterest board called The Ultimate Party where all of your hosts can pin your great posts.
  • Optional: You can include your pin URL for that post so that others can pin it if they want to. If you repin the pin, please try to remember to include the hashtag #theultimateparty in the pin description.
  • We would love it if you grabbed our button!
The Ultimate Linky

And we would love some tweets! Thank you!

Before you link up, we have one more special feature that truly makes this Facebook party The Ultimate Party!
  • Every weekday except for Tuesday, you can share your posts on one of the host's pages.
  • Go and link up one of your posts as a comment to the post on the host's Facebook page. (It will be pinned at the top or will be very close to the top of the page.)
Here is the schedule:Schedule for Facebook share days

Now go HERE to party!

Saturday, September 27, 2014

#ilovesocialsaturdays from my new website.


social media saturdays

Welcome to Social Media Saturdays, the only linkup sponsored by the International Bloggers Association, where bloggers grow together. Have you joined yet? If not, go there now!
 
We're all about making new friends and finding each other in the places we hang out online. This is the place to mingle, make new friends and form real relationships-- not the place to drop links and leave!
 
If that sounds good to you, then by all means, share the links to your social media accounts here!
 

Here are the rules:

1. You don’t have to, but if you want to, please follow your hosts in each category that you join. We are:
Paula at paulabuenosaires.com, and Shana at Technotini.com!

Look! I´ve got a new website! Yay! I¨ve joined the dot com girls. ;)
 
2. Tweet about the party and spread the word so that we can all connect with new friends! The more people who join us, the better experience we all have!
Click the button below or write your own tweet with the hashtag #ilovesocialsaturday so your new friends know where you came from and so that we can chat all day!
 
3. Follow the person before you in each category that you join and at least 2 more so that we make sure everybody gets some love!
 
4. If you’d like to put our badge on your site, grab the HTML here. Let us know if you did because we sure do love people who love us!
 
Social Media Saturdays
 
Let’s get started!!! Happy Saturday!!
 
P.S. If you want to make sure you don't miss the party (or just say hi!) head over and like our facebook page, Social Media Saturdays. And, if you want to see some SERIOUS growth on your blog, don't forget to come and join the International Bloggers Association!
 
Fill out my online form.
 
iba_directory
 

There, you can find great new friends in your niche to subscribe to and visit regularly. Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to build a network of support!

  Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays

Friday, September 26, 2014

, Week 29 of The Ultimate Party on G+

This month is almost over. This is my last week as a co-host for The Ultimate Party on Google+!

Every week +Tammy Doiel from The Ultimate Linky, +Tammy A from My Life Abundant, +Kim P from KidPep, and +Amanda Paxton from Old House to New House are the hosts of this party.
This month the two co-hosts for the party are +Paula Kumert from Happysnappy, a storyteller with a camera, Buenos Aires and +Cheryl Spang from Prickly Banana and an Independent Creative Partner for Initials-inc!
 

{Have you visited my new website? Check Paula - Buenos Aires out!} Like my Facebook Paula - Buenos Aires page to keep in touch. 

Here are some reasons why doing a G+ party on Friday is The Ultimate Party:

  1. Posting on G+ helps with SEO optimization.
  2. Posting on G+ helps your posts get ranked higher in Google's search engine.
  3. Friday is supposed to be the best time for interaction on G+, specifically between 11a.m. - 2 p.m. and 7 - 10 p.m. The linky will remain open until 8 p.m. Please link up as early as possible so that you get the most interaction on your posts.
  4. To help you gain more followers on G+.
  5. To interact with and to get to know other bloggers. For most parties you follow people but never interact. Here you get to see who has the same interests/niche as you do!
  6. BECAUSE IT'S FUN!! Why do a party if it isn't going to be fun?
The Ultimate Party on G+--grow your circles; get your posts boosted!  #theultimateparty

Here is a little extra information for this party:

  1. You can follow our G+ page (The Ultimate Party) if you want to see our updates. We also send out an event invitation to everyone who follows the page. So please follow it to get a reminder.
  2. If you wish, you can follow our Pinterest board called The Ultimate Party where all of your hosts can pin your great posts.
  3. Optional: You can include your pin URL that coincides with your post on G+ so that others can pin it if they want to do so. If you repin the pin, please try to remember to include the hashtag #theultimateparty in the pin description.
  4. We would love it if you grabbed our button!
The Ultimate Linky

If you would like to be considered to be a co-host, please contact Tammy from The Ultimate Linky HERE or let us know on The Ultimate Party Google+ page.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

How to boost your Facebook posts with us


The Ultimate Party on Facebook

This is now our 3rd month of doing The Ultimate Party on Facebook! We now have 146 followers on The Ultimate Party Page. Most of those followers are people who have participated in our parties!

Thanks for sharing about our party. The more participants in this party, the more your posts get boosted!


My showcase from Week 12. Warning: Be ready to drool. ;)

 Country Heart & Home´s Coconut and Lime cake with Malibu Debbie is a wonderful cook and baker and a maker of pretty things. Go visit her at her FB page: Country Heart and Home

To participate in today's party and have a chance of being showcased: 

  • First follow your hosts and co-hosts on Facebook.

Hosts:

hosts facebook
  1. Tammy from The Ultimate Linky -- Follow The Ultimate Linky on Facebook HERE.
  2. Tammy from My Life Abundant -- Follow My Life Abundant on Facebook HERE.
  3. Kim from Kid Pep -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.
  4. Sinea from Ducks 'n a Row -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.

Co-hosts:

cohosts  
  1. A NEW CO-HOST! Renee from What Mama Wants -- Follow What Mama Wants on Facebook HERE.
  2. Paula from Paula - Buenos Aires --Follow Paula -- Buenos Aires on Facebook HERE.
  3. Amber from Snapshots and Snippets -- Follow Snapshots and Snippets on Facebook HERE.
  • Add one or two of your Facebook statuses that you want boosted as a comment to the top post on the page. The post says "The Ultimate Party on Facebook, Week 13!!!"
Here is how to find the URL of the Facebook post:
Go to your Facebook page. Find the post you want to boost (have people like/comment/share). Click on the time under the title. I would click on "30 minutes ago."
time for facebook.
Then go up to the browser window and copy the URL. It will look like this: URL of facebook post
Paste this URL as a comment on The Ultimate Party's page.
  • Go and boost at least 3 other statuses for every status you link up. Like, comment, or share the other Facebook posts. I cannot be on Facebook all day! The hosts and co-hosts will do their best to boost every post, but we need your help!
  • If you wish, you can follow our Pinterest board called The Ultimate Party where all of your hosts can pin your great posts.
  • Optional: You can include your pin URL for that post so that others can pin it if they want to. If you repin the pin, please try to remember to include the hashtag #theultimateparty in the pin description.
  • We would love it if you grabbed our button!
The Ultimate Linky

And we would love some tweets! Thank you!

Before you link up, we have one more special feature that truly makes this Facebook party The Ultimate Party!
  • Every weekday except for Tuesday, you can share your posts on one of the host's pages.
  • Go and link up one of your posts as a comment to the post on the host's Facebook page. (It will be pinned at the top or will be very close to the top of the page.)
Here is the schedule:Schedule for Facebook share days

Now go HERE to party!

Saturday, September 20, 2014

News for you #ilovesocialsaturday


social media saturdays

Welcome to Social Media Saturdays, the only linkup sponsored by the International Bloggers Association, where bloggers grow together. Have you joined yet? If not, go there now!

And for all of the IBA members who use Google Plus click here to join the G+ community:  
 
We're all about making new friends and finding each other in the places we hang out online. This is the place to mingle, make new friends and form real relationships-- not the place to drop links and leave!
 
If that sounds good to you, then by all means, share the links to your social media accounts here!
 

Here are the rules:

1. You don’t have to, but if you want to be classy please follow your hosts in each category that you join. We are:

Your ATTENTION please, I will be moving tomorrow! Saying goodbye to Happysnappy and hello at Paula - Buenos Aires

 
2. Tweet about the party and spread the word so that we can all connect with new friends! The more people who join us, the better experience we all have!
Click the button below or write your own tweet with the hashtag #ilovesocialsaturday so your new friends know where you came from and so that we can chat all day!
 
3. Follow the person before you in each category that you join and at least 2 more so that we make sure everybody gets some love!
 
4. If you’d like to put our badge on your site, grab the HTML here. Let us know if you did because we sure do love people who love us!
 
Social Media Saturdays
 
Let’s get started!!! Happy Saturday!!
 
P.S. If you want to make sure you don't miss the party (or just say hi!) head over and like our facebook page, Social Media Saturdays. And, if you want to see some SERIOUS growth on your blog, don't forget to come and join the International Bloggers Association!
 
Fill out my online form.
 
iba_directory
 

There, you can find great new friends in your niche to subscribe to and visit regularly. Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to build a network of support!

  Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays Social Media Saturdays

Friday, September 19, 2014

Week 28 of The Ultimate Party on G+

It´s still September so I am still co-hosting for The Ultimate Party on Google+!

Every week +Tammy Doiel from The Ultimate Linky, +Tammy A from My Life Abundant, +Kim P from KidPep, and +Amanda Paxton from Old House to New House are the hosts of this party.
This month the two co-hosts for the party are +Paula Kumert from Happysnappy, a storyteller with a camera, Buenos Aires and +Cheryl Spang from Prickly Banana and an Independent Creative Partner for Initials-inc!
 

{Only two days to go for the launch of my new website!} *excited* *nervous* *hoping to see you there* *grinning*

Here are some reasons why doing a G+ party on Friday is The Ultimate Party:

  1. Posting on G+ helps with SEO optimization.
  2. Posting on G+ helps your posts get ranked higher in Google's search engine.
  3. Friday is supposed to be the best time for interaction on G+, specifically between 11a.m. - 2 p.m. and 7 - 10 p.m. The linky will remain open until 8 p.m. Please link up as early as possible so that you get the most interaction on your posts.
  4. To help you gain more followers on G+.
  5. To interact with and to get to know other bloggers. For most parties you follow people but never interact. Here you get to see who has the same interests/niche as you do!
  6. BECAUSE IT'S FUN!! Why do a party if it isn't going to be fun?
The Ultimate Party on G+--grow your circles; get your posts boosted!  #theultimateparty

Here is a little extra information for this party:

  1. You can follow our G+ page (The Ultimate Party) if you want to see our updates. We also send out an event invitation to everyone who follows the page. So please follow it to get a reminder.
  2. If you wish, you can follow our Pinterest board called The Ultimate Party where all of your hosts can pin your great posts.
  3. Optional: You can include your pin URL that coincides with your post on G+ so that others can pin it if they want to do so. If you repin the pin, please try to remember to include the hashtag #theultimateparty in the pin description.
  4. We would love it if you grabbed our button!
The Ultimate Linky

If you would like to be considered to be a co-host, please contact Tammy from The Ultimate Linky HERE or let us know on The Ultimate Party Google+ page.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

More and more participants each week at The Ultimate Party on Facebook

This is now our 3rd month of doing The Ultimate Party on Facebook! We now have 143 followers on The Ultimate Party Page. Most of those followers are people who have participated in our parties!

Two examples from Week 11. As spring is coming here in Buenos Aires I chose two posts that feature flowers. :)


Thanks for sharing about our party. The more participants in this party, the more your posts get boosted!
The Ultimate Party on Facebook

Last week we had 27 different Facebook statuses linked up to the party!

To participate in today's party:

  • First follow your hosts and co-hosts on Facebook.

Hosts:

hosts facebook
  1. Tammy from The Ultimate Linky -- Follow The Ultimate Linky on Facebook HERE.
  2. Tammy from My Life Abundant -- Follow My Life Abundant on Facebook HERE.
  3. Kim from Kid Pep -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.
  4. Sinea from Ducks 'n a Row -- Follow Kid Pep on Facebook HERE.

Co-hosts:

cohosts  
  1. A NEW CO-HOST! Renee from What Mama Wants -- Follow What Mama Wants on Facebook HERE.
  2. Paula from Buenos Aires --Follow Paula -- Buenos Aires on Facebook HERE.
  3. Amber from Snapshots and Snippets -- Follow Snapshots and Snippets on Facebook HERE.
  • Add one or two of your Facebook statuses that you want boosted as a comment to the top post on the page. The post says "The Ultimate Party on Facebook, Week 10!!!"
Here is how to find the URL of the Facebook post:
Go to your Facebook page. Find the post you want to boost (have people like/comment/share). Click on the time under the title. I would click on "30 minutes ago."
time for facebook.
Then go up to the browser window and copy the URL. It will look like this: URL of facebook post
Paste this URL as a comment on The Ultimate Party's page.
  • Go and boost at least 3 other statuses for every status you link up. Like, comment, or share the other Facebook posts. I cannot be on Facebook all day! The hosts and co-hosts will do their best to boost every post, but we need your help!
  • If you wish, you can follow our Pinterest board called The Ultimate Party where all of your hosts can pin your great posts.
  • Optional: You can include your pin URL for that post so that others can pin it if they want to. If you repin the pin, please try to remember to include the hashtag #theultimateparty in the pin description.
  • We would love it if you grabbed our button!
The Ultimate Linky

Tweet about the party! Let everybody know where to find you today!

Before you link up, we have one more special feature that truly makes this Facebook party The Ultimate Party!
  • Every weekday except for Tuesday, you can share your posts on one of the host's pages.
  • Go and link up one of your posts as a comment to the post on the host's Facebook page. (It will be pinned at the top or will be very close to the top of the page.)
Here is the schedule:Schedule for Facebook share days

Now go HERE to party!