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Blogging 101: An Introduction and Ask the Blogger

July 21, 2016 7 Comments

I’ve had an idea bubbling for a while now. The problem was I hadn’t sat down to put words to paper sharing said idea. My idea isn’t so much inventive as it is an event that will hopefully offer interested readers a chance to ask some questions, and my fellow blogging friends a chance to offer their expertise (and more importantly to me) while also allowing me to advertise their amazing creativeness. This leads us straight into the topic and our Blogging 101: Introduction series!


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Are you a new blogger? Are you considering blogging? Have you been away from blogging for an extended hiatus? What would you like to know or learn more about? I want to hear from you about blogging. Do you have any specific questions, thoughts or have you been looking for a how-to guide on something?  

Please, don’t be shy! Let us know.  

Is there a blogger you’d like to see featured or introduced to the world? You can share that too! Maybe they can be featured in our “Meet the Blogger” series.  

Along with myself, I’ve asked some bloggers to join this series, which will hopefully allow for varying opinions (perspectives new to this blog), thoughts and tips on the blogger life. Below I’ve created a form where you can comment and share anything you’d like to know about. The purpose of this is twofold. One being to open the conversation to those of you who might be curious about the behind-the-scenes helpful-hints-and-tips for would-be bloggers. The second because I would love to try and fill in some gaps if there’s anything you’re looking to see more of or learn about in this blogging world. It’s because of you, the readers that this space is still in existence, and I’m grateful you continue to return.


As written about above, I’d like to open some sort of series that allows Finding Wonderland to collaborate with some of the bloggers I’ve met through this journey. One way that can happen is by gathering our collective advice and tips which we’ve learned through the (painful) exercise of “trial and error” in this thing called blogging.    

Some of you have already been contacted and are willing to join this series. To you, I say thank you. I’m anxious to see the interest/response, and hopefully the result will allow me to showcase your talents through this series.  

In short, this is an introduction/exploratory post. I’d love feedback, to see bloggers/readers share their ideas/pitch their article requests (below) and as a fellow blogger, if you have any thoughts, please don’t hesitate to share them. I’m looking forward to reading your thoughts.  

Thank you for visiting! Come back soon.

About Rissi JC

amateur photog. #bookblogger. downton abbey. inspys. internet-photo-shy. writer. the aspiration is to someday write professionally. a girl can dream, right?

Rissi JC

amateur photog. #bookblogger. downton abbey. inspys. internet-photo-shy. writer. the aspiration is to someday write professionally. a girl can dream, right?

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  • Heidi Robbins July 23, 2016 at 2:12 AM

    SO excited for this series! I've been thinking about taking my blog to the next level but haven't made a plan yet for where to start…

    • Rissi July 26, 2016 at 11:47 PM

      Thanks SO much, Heidi. I'm excited about putting it together. I was writing like crazy last night, so posts ARE coming. I need to smooth out their rough edges but am hopeful one will be published tomorrow. :)

  • Courtney Clark July 26, 2016 at 8:51 PM

    Yay! This is going to be awesome!

    • Rissi July 26, 2016 at 11:48 PM

      I sure hope so, Courtney. We've gotten a couple responses so now it's just a matter of getting that writing done; I was writing like crazy last night, so here goes… well, hopefully something good. :)

  • Beth Erin September 29, 2016 at 3:59 PM

    Great idea for a series, Rissi! I'm still a newbie so I'll be browsing through for sure!

    • Rissi October 4, 2016 at 4:50 AM

      Hey, Beth Erin! Thanks. Hope you find some fun ideas/tips. :)

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