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Craft Social

Today’s Craft Social: The Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up a Blog

Today's Craft Social: The Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up a Blog | The Zen of Making

Attention crafters: Join us TODAY for the Craft Social Twitter chat!

Is 2015 the year that you’re finally going to start that blog? Or maybe you’re already a blogger, and you have advice and enthusiasm to share? Join your fellow Socialites, along with hosts Barbara (@penguintrax) and Haley (@thezenofmaking), this evening (Tuesday, January 27th) from 7-8PM EST to talk platforms, hosting, custom URLs, and the how-tos of blogger life!

Hooray for Giveaways!
To help you jumpstart your blogging career, Craft Social chat participants will be eligible to enter a giveaway for 6 months of website hosting ($50 value), compliments of Lyonshost.com. (One lucky winner will receive the hosting package.)

Using the installers they provide, you can install a blogging platform in minutes, then use what you learned in the Craft Social chat to get your new blog up and running in no time. Join us for the chat to learn how to enter!

Disclosure: Lyonshost is owned by Jonathan Lyons, husband of CraftSocial team member, Barbara Forbes-Lyons.

HOW TO JOIN THE CHAT:

When: Tuesday, January 27th, 7-8PM EST
Topic: The Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up a Blog
Hashtag: #CraftSocial

Join the conversation using Twubs, or look for the #CraftSocial hashtag on Twitter.

Want to know more? Head over to Craft Social.

You can also follow along using our handy Craft Social Twitter widget:


See you there, crafty pals!

Today’s Craft Social: Show Booth Success

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Attention crafters: Join us TODAY for the Craft Social Twitter chat!

Ready to talk show booths, craft fairs, and eye-catching display design? Join your fellow Socialites, along with hosts Barbara (@penguintrax) and Haley (@thezenofmaking), this afternoon (Tuesday, December 17th) from 2-3PM EST to get into the craft-selling spirit!

HOW TO JOIN:

When: Tuesday, December 17th, 2-3PM EST
Topic: Show Booth Success
Hashtag: #CraftSocial

Join the conversation using Twubs, or look for the #CraftSocial hashtag on Twitter.

Want to know more? Head over to Craft Social.

You can also follow along using our handy Craft Social Twitter widget:


See you there, crafty pals!

Today’s Craft Social: DIY Your Halloween

Today's Craft Social: DIY Your Halloween | The Zen of Making

Attention crafters: Join us TODAY for the Craft Social Twitter chat!

Ready to talk last-minute costumes, spooky treats, scream-worthy home decor, and your favorite Halloween DIYs? Join your fellow Socialites, along with hosts Barbara (@penguintrax) and Haley (@thezenofmaking), this afternoon (Wednesday, October 30th) from 2-3PM EST to get into the Halloween spirit!

HOW TO JOIN:

When: WEDNESDAY, October 30th, 2-3PM EST
Topic: DIY Your Halloween
Hashtag: #CraftSocial

Join the conversation using Twubs, or look for the #CraftSocial hashtag on Twitter.

Want to know more? Head over to Craft Social.

You can also follow along using our handy Craft Social Twitter widget:


See you there, crafty pals!

Today’s Craft Social: Making Matters – Crafting Skills as Life Skills

Today's Craft Social: Making Matters – Crafting Skills as Life Skills | The Zen of Making

Attention crafters: Join us TODAY for the Craft Social Twitter chat!

Ready to talk about why making matters? Join your fellow Socialites, along with hosts Barbara (@penguintrax) and Haley (@thezenofmaking), this afternoon (Tuesday, September 17th) from 2-3PM EST to talk about the personal, professional, and educational advantages of honing those crafting skills!

HOW TO JOIN:

When: TUESDAY, September 17th, 2-3PM EST
Topic: Making Matters – Crafting Skills as Life Skills
Hashtag: #CraftSocial

Join the conversation using Twubs, or look for the #CraftSocial hashtag on Twitter.

Want to know more? Head over to Craft Social.

You can also follow along using our handy Craft Social Twitter widget:


See you there, crafty pals!