I spent this weekend tinkering with the blog, inspired by Bloggiesta. The tasks were mostly blog maintenance & upgrades, so hopefully nothing is broken ... other than 2 days worth of comments being permanently deleted by accident as I was trying to remove the 50,000+ spam comments, and worked on stopping the script was generating them.
Favorite On Girlxoxo.com
- 2013 Youth Media Award Winners Announced! via The Hub ... The Alex Awards are my fave.
- Am I the only reader who doesn't read the book jacket before reading the book? @ The Well-Read Redhead ... I HAVE TO look, or else I'm lost while reading.
- Nine Genre Movies NOT to Look Forward to in 2013 @ Topless Robot ... The Host and Beautiful Creatures, both adapted from books are 2 I'm actually looking forward to.
- The Casting Couch #1 @ My Little Pocketbooks ... dream casting movies for the books - Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor, The Hairdresser of Harare by Tendai Huchu and Parable of the Sower, Octavia Butler.
- Films Based on Books: The 2013 Edition @ Library Journal Blogging
- Mini-Bloggiesta, Mini-Challenge; Marketing Your Blog ... do you schedule your tweets?
- Why Bloggers Fail @ Social Triggers ... "Time-Waster #1: Creating Too Much Content; Time-Waster #2: Promoting Content The Wrong Way; Time-Waster #3: Creating a "Me Too" Blog ..."
- 7 Old Post Revival Techniques You Won't Believe You're Overlooking @ Problogger
- How To Organize Your Online Life @ Design for Mankind ... My #1 organizing rule? Be ruthless about what's coming in. Whether that's a simple step like pinning one less image per day, or a giant leap like giving up email altogether ... By managing your input, you can maintain your output."
Favorites from Elsewhere on the Net
And this is the last day to help me pick my next read - Which Book Next? Liar Or Above
- Linked to The Sunday Post @ The Caffeinated Book Reviewer