Archive for the ‘pets’ Category

I straddle two worlds. I play with The Pet Wiki in my world of pet friends and play in the world of SEO and social media for my professional life. I think that I have a unique perspective on both sides of the coin. I have been a follower of @sockington since the first #pawpawty (see […]

Twitter is cool


I am really starting to become a twitter power users. The Pet Wiki is just shy of 150 followers. It’s really a lot of fun. Although it’s giving a name to The Pet Wiki, I haven’t figured out how to convert it to more page views. It’s true that the number of page views are […]

Back home


After an exhausting week in NY, I am finally back home. It took me a couple of days, but I’m all caught up with all the entries that my mother created on The Pet Wiki. New Entries include: Beagle Harrier Boulet Billy American Eskimo Dog Fila Brasileiro  Greenland Rafeiro do Alentejo‎ Porcelaine Restreador Brasileiro‎ Australian Mist […]

I’ll be going to the Crab and Mallet Cat Show this weekend in Baltimore. I’ve never been to a cat show before and I’m really looking forward to it. As I’ve blogged about before, there are a ton of breeds that I don’t have pictures for on The Pet Wiki. I hope to be able […]

I’ve been looking all over the web for animal pictures that I can legally use on The Pet Wiki. Most of the images that I need are in the Creative Commons or Wikipedia. I’ve been a good web citizen, and I’ve been putting in all the correct copyright information. With all the images out there, […]

I’m trying to learn what I can about creating a community. New twitter friends are still coming on line. We now how 20 followers. I find that pretty cool. I am trying to tweet 1-2 times a day. I find that people who do more than that can really drive me crazy. I keep posting links of […]

Things have been so crazy lately, that I haven’t a any time to update the blog. So much is going on. I created a twitter account for The Pet Wiki. I don’t know how, but people are finding it and are starting to follow. So far there are 9 people following. That’s not too shabby […]